Pablo Casals

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Noun1.Pablo Casals - an outstanding Spanish cellist noted for his interpretation of Bach's cello suites (1876-1973)
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So the first tranche of those selected to receive the Medal of Freedom featured such notables as singer Marian Anderson, cellist Pablo Casals, photographer Edward Steichen, and literary critic Edmund Wilson.
The Catalan cellist Gaspar Cassado (1897-1966) is surprisingly little known today considering that he was one of the three most highly regarded cellists in the early decades of the twentieth century and the student most closely associated with his world-famous teacher, Pablo Casals. Unlike his chief onetime rivals, Gregor Piatigorsky and Emanuel Feuermann, comparatively little has been written about him.
The father, Takeichiro Hirai (cellist), is a noted disciple of the legendary Pablo Casals; the mother, Minako Hirai, played on the selfsame de cola Yamaha piano that Motoki would traipse on 31 years later.
Shie Lucena Khan, who came with her mother-in-law, Esperanza Tresvalles, quoted Pablo Casals in her reaction: ''Music is the divine way to tell beautiful, poetic things to the heart.' And I think guitarist Asistores stroked the right strings last night because my child said, 'Ang ganda!
With which musical instrument was Pablo Casals chiefly associated?
Caicedo writes in the liner notes about the thrill she experienced twenty years ago when she first met the daughter of Conxita Badia (1897-1975), the legendary Catalan soprano who premiered many of the songs of Enrique Granados, collaborated with Pablo Casals and Manuel de Falla, and taught Montserrat Caballe.
Among the legendary musicians it has brought to Huddersfield are Pablo Casals, Artur Rubinstein, Dame Myra Hess, Kathleen Ferrier, Paul Robeson, Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears.
Some older people achieve remarkable things: Grandma Moses began painting in her 70s and the cellist Pablo Casals conducted his own composition at age 94!
En cuanto a sus cientos de presentaciones como musico de camara, son de mencionar sus asociaciones con Pablo Casals en el Festival de Marlboro, con el cuarteto Galimir, el trio Albeneri, el Banat-Kagan Piano Quartet, el Ensemble Rococo y el Conjunto de Camara de la Filarmonica de Nueva York, agrupacion en la que participo 23 anos como primer violin.
Pablo Casals was a virtuoso on which musical instrument?
The choir also will sing Pablo Casals' "O Vos Omnes" text from the Book of Lamentations.