Show Summary Details

Page of
<p>Printed from Grove Music Online. Grove is a registered trademark. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use&#160;(for details see Privacy Policy).</p><p>date: 25 May 2019</p>

Casals, Pablo [Pau]locked

  • Robert Anderson


(b Vendrell, Dec 29, 1876; d Puerto Rico, Oct 22, 1973). Catalan cellist, conductor, pianist and composer. The son of musical parents, he was accomplished on the piano, organ and violin before first hearing a cello when he was 11. In 1887 he studied the cello with Garcia at the Barcelona Escuela Municipal de Música, and the piano and composition with Rodoreda. Technical experiments with bowing and fingering soon produced an individual style and unprecedented mastery. After his début at Barcelona on ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.

Musical Times
Music & Letters
Musical Opinion