|Birth Day||April 16, 1906|
|Age||114 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Mar 12, 1989 (age 82)|
Award-winning concert musician who was honored with the West German Order of Merit, First Class, and the State of Israel's Ben-Gurion Award.
He debuted in Vienna, Austria, in 1923, under Pierre Monteux with the Concertgebouw Orchestra.
He was professor in residence from 1971 until 1986 at California State University, Northridge.
He recorded music for the classic 1946 Bugs Bunny animated short Rhapsody Rabbit, which was directed by Friz Freleng .