Gidon Kremer

Gidon Kremer

Gidon Markowitsch Kremer was born on 27th of February 1947 in Riga, Latvia to German-Jewish parents. He has established a worldwide reputation as one of the most original and compelling classical artists of his generation, praised for his high degree of individualism, his rejection of the well-trodden paths of interpretation, and his search for new possibilities.

Kremer began studying music at the age of four with his father and grandfather, who were both distinguished, professional violinists. Read more on

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