Eli Goren

Eli Goren (1923-1999), a violinist and teacher, was leader of the Allegri String Quartet and former leader of the BBC Symphony Orchestra. He was an influential teacher, with important posts at the Guildhall School of Music (London) and Royal Northern College of Music (Manchester), alongside teaching at the Utrecht Conservatory from 1982-88. In retirement he continued to teach and gave masterclasses at Lake District Summer Music and at the Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival in Finland.