Andrea Weisgerber, Violinist with Palestine Symphony, Dies in Tel Aviv
Menu JTA Search

Andrea Weisgerber, Violinist with Palestine Symphony, Dies in Tel Aviv

Download PDF for this date

Andrea Weisgerber, one of the most prominent violin soloists with the Palestine Symphony Orchestra, died here today of a heart attack at the age of 43. Weisgerber, who was born in Athens, started his musical career as a child prodigy and was well known in the period before World War I.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund