LILLIAN FUCHS (1902 - 1995)
The sister of the violinist Joseph Fuchs, Lillian Fuchs established herself as a viola player, after earlier training as a violinist. She performed widely in the United States and abroad, as a soloist and with her brothers, and had a number of works written for her by leading contemporary composers.
Music for Viola
Lillian Fuchs made arrangements for viola and composed a series of works for unaccompanied viola. She was the first player to record Bach’s Cello Suites on the viola.