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Leopold Auer

Born: 7-Jun-1845
Birthplace: Veszprém, Hungary
Died: 15-Jul-1930
Location of death: Dresden, Germany
Cause of death: Pneumonia
Remains: Buried, Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartsdale, NY

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Violinist

Nationality: Hungary
Executive summary: Hungarian violinist, teacher

Wife: Nadine Pelikan (div. 1924)
Wife: Mme. Bogutska-Stein (m. 1924, until his death)

    University: Budapest Conservatory
    University: Vienna Conservatory
    Professor: Violin, St. Petersburg Conservatory (1868-1917)
    Professor: Head of Violin Dept., Institute of Musical Art (1926-27)
    Professor: Head of Violin Dept., Curtis Institute of Music (1927-30)

    Concertmaster, Hamburg (1866-67)
    Concertmaster, Düsseldorf (1863-65)
    Naturalized Russian Citizen 1883
    Naturalized US Citizen 8-Nov-1926

Author of books:
Violin Playing As I Teach It (1921)
My Long Life in Music (1923, memoir)
Violin Master Works and Their Interpretation (1925)

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