University of Leeds



Editor: Mathieu Crickboom

Born Verviers (Belgium) in 1871, died in Brussels in 1947, Crickbook was the principle disciple of Eugene Ysaÿe and for several years played second violin to Ysaÿe in the Ysaÿe Quartet. From 1897 he led his own quartet with Pablo Casals as cellist. After a period in Barcelona, he became a professor at  Liège Conservatoire and subsequently at  Brussels Conservatoire. He edited numerous 18th- and 19th-century violin concertos and published an important violin method.


Title Composer Work Publisher Publication No. Date
Sonate pour Piano et Violon Franck, César Violin Sonata Rouart, Lerolle & Cie 1934 View
Violin Sonata Lekeu, Guillaume Violin Sonata Sallabert 1934 View