Erich Gruenberg

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Birthday
12, 1924
Birthplace
Austria
DEATH DATE
Aug 8, 2020 (95)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
12, 1924
Birthplace
Austria
DEATH DATE
Aug 8, 2020 (95)

About

Violinist who was the leader of many orchestras, including the Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra, and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Before Fame

He studied in Vienna, where he was born, and also at the Jerusalem Conservatory.

Trivia

He recorded orchestral parts with The Beatles, who had him wear a fake gorilla paw over his bow hand.

Family Life

He married a woman named Korshed.

Associated With

He recorded many pieces, including violin sonatas by Ludwig Van Beethoven.