Jacqueline du Pré
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Schumann & Dvořák: Cello Concertos (Live) album art

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Cello Suite No. 1 in G, BWV 1007 (1999 Remastered Version): VI. Gigue
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Cello Concerto in B flat (1998 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro moderato - Cadenza
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Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008 (1999 Remastered Version): Prélude
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Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op.85 (1988 Remastered Version): II. Lento - Allegro molto
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Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, Op.33 (1989 Remastered Version)

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Jacqueline du Pré

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English cellist Jacqueline Du Pre began playing cello at age 5 and debuted professionally at age 16 to critical acclaim. For 10 years she was hailed as one of the most exciting and creative musicians in classical music, collaborating and recording with conductor/pianist Daniel Barenboim, who also became Du Pre's husband. Sadly, her career was cut short when multiple sclerosis caused her to lose sensation in her hands. She died of the disease at age 42, but her life and music wer... Read more

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