Personalities | Lionel Tertis | Modern Era | Classical

English viola player

The title of his autobiography, Cinderella No More, indicates the lowly status of the viola when Tertis was young. He transcribed works written for other instruments to build up a repertory for the viola, of which he designed a larger model with an especially rich tone.

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