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Burke, Joseph (Master)

[N]ames like that of Joseph Burke (who was known seventy-five years ago as “the Irish Roscius,” and who at eleven years of age would act the principal part in a drama, then play a violin solo and afterward direct the orchestra), are found among these of the greatest composers of the last three generations.

New-York Daily Tribune 1/24/1909: 4. Print.

Burke, New-York Daily Tribune, 1/24/1909, 4