Belgian composer and violinist Eugène Ysaÿe (1858–1931) bridged the Romantic and Modern periods. While he spent most of his life in Belgium, he did conduct the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra from 1918-1920.
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Classical Archives: Eugene Ysaÿe
Biography, complete files offered in MP3, and Windows Media audio formats, including live recordings of featured artists.
Musical and personal details with illustration and selected discography from classical.net.
Find A Grave entry with photographs of his tomb and Belgian postage stamp, biographical sketch, and interactive tribute.
Famous Belgians: Eugène Ysaýe
Brief biography and summary of works.
Portrait of him holding a violin.
Brief life, pronunciation guide, and recommended print biography from infoplease.com.
Ysaÿe: Reproduction vs. Interpretation
A critique from classical.net dealing with modern performance of his works, comparing possible intent with execution.
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