Vieuxtemps

[French vyœ-tahn]
noun
  1. Hen·ri Fran·çois Jo·seph [French ahn-ree frahn-swa zhaw-zef] /French ɑ̃ˈri frɑ̃ˈswa ʒɔˈzɛf/, 1820–81, Belgian violinist and composer.
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  • Returning to Verviers, a short time after, Vieuxtemps resumed his studies.

    The Violin

    George Dubourg

  • "Vieuxtemps' Fantasie," he says, and the music-sheets are fluttered and turned.

    The Devourers

    Annie Vivanti Chartres

  • Vieuxtemps came to Weimar and played both in private and in public.

  • And before all the violin was made to charm, to move, and Vieuxtemps knew it.

    Violin Mastery

    Frederick H. Martens

  • In the hospitable house of this agreeable family I had heard the composer Vieuxtemps play the violin when I was nine years old.