Joseph Adamowski (1862 - 1930)
Musician, cellist

Born Warsaw, Poland, July 4, 1862; married Antoinette Szumowska (pianist) 1896; children: Helenka, Tadeusz.

Education: Warsaw Conservatory, diploma, silver medal, Bachelor of Arts (A.B.); Imperial Conservatory, Moscow.

Career: First concert appearance as soloist, at Warsaw, 1883; prof cello and ensamble, Cracow Conservatory, 1885-87; traveled as soloist in Russia and Germany, 1888; joined Boston Symphony Orchestra, 1889; member Adamowski Quartet and Trio; prof. cello, ensemble and quartet classes, New England Conservatory of Music, since 1903.

Author: A founder and director, Boston Symphony Orchestra Pension Instn.

Member of: trustee Paderewski Fundation.

Home: 11 Channing St., Cambridge, Massachusetts (MA).

Address: New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, MA.

Source: Who's Who in America, p. 140, vol. 1, 1926-27; Who's Who in America, p. 5, vol. 1, 1931.