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M. P. Marsick

Martin Pierre Joseph Marsick (9 March 1847 in Jupille-sur-Meuse – 21 October 1924 in Paris), was a Belgian violin player, composer and teacher. His violin was made by Antonio Stradivari in 1705 and has since become known as the Ex Marsick Stradivarius. It was the instrument of David Oistrakh from 1966-74. Marsick's nephew, Armand Marsick, the son of his brother Louis François, was a major violinist of the 20th century.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 9, 1847 (Liège), Died October 21, 1924 (Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1924

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-8944 12-in. 5/11/1910 Thaïs : Intermezzo Fritz Kreisler Violin solo, with piano arranger  
Brunswick X5512-X5513 12-in. approximately May 1921 Meditation Max Rosen Violin solo, with orchestra arranger  


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"Marsick, M. P.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 17 August 2022.

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