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David Sergeevich Krein

David Krein, USSR Violinist.

Background

  • Krein, David was born in 1869 in Kurlandia. Brother of the composers Aleksandr and Grigorii Krein.

  • Education

    • Pupil of I. Grzhimali.

    Career

    • First violin and soloist with the ballet orchestra of the Bolshoi Theatre, 1900-1926. Professor at the Moscow Conservatory, 1918-1926. Member of the Moskovskoe Trio (with D. Short the founder, M. AFtshuler, and later R. Erlikh).
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    Born 1869
    Died August 26, 1926
    (aged 57)
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