String Quartet Music by Georges Martin Witkowski

Born: 6th January 1867

Died: 12th August 1943

Birthplace: France

Georges Martin Witkowski was a French conductor and composer of classical music. Witkowski started out in the army, becoming a cavalry officer and meeting Louis Vierne during that time. He later studied with Vincent d'Indy at the Schola Cantorum, and, after settling in Lyon, was appointed director of the conservatory there in 1924. His son was the conductor and cellist Jean Witkowski.