Frederic Lamond

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Birthday
28, 1868
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Feb 21, 1948 (80)
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
28, 1868
Birthplace
Scotland
Death Date
Feb 21, 1948 (80)

About

Classical master who was one of Johannes Brahms' earliest supporters and a foremost authority on Beethoven.

Before Fame

He relocated to Germany to advance his musical education. Once there, he studied with Max Schwarz and Hans von Bülow.

Trivia

He was asked by composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky and musician Vasily Safonov in 1893 to come to Moscow and play Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto in B-flat minor, Op. 23.

Family Life

He and his wife, Austrian actress Irene Triesch, were married in 1904.

Associated With

He was the next-to-last surviving pupil of Franz Liszt when he died. He was a Liszt student in three different cities: Weimar, Rome, and London.