Romanian violinist, composer, pianist, and conductor. ”Was Enescu the Mozart we missed?”- said ”the Guardian”
George Enescu (1881 - 1955) was a Romanian composer, violinist, conductor and pedagogue. He displayed musical talent in many areas at a very young age, composing his first piece at age five. Enescu was admitted to the Vienna Conservatory at age seven, and graduated at age twelve. While still in Vienna, he began is concert career with the concertos of Johannes Brahms and Felix Mendelssohn, as well as the works of Sarasate.