Šebor, Karel (Richard) [Schebor, Carl]
- Karl Stapleton
(b Brandýs nad Labem, Aug 13, 1843; d Prague, May 17, 1903). Czech composer. A child prodigy, he attended the Prague Conservatory from the age of 11, studying the violin with Mořic Mildner and composition with J.B. Kittl. By 1859 he had already completed his first symphony. He gained a reputation as an excellent violinist, performing in chamber music concerts in and around Prague. However, in ...