Famous Conductors in Music History (Part 4)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 750

  • 1901-08-13 Ian Whyte, Scottish composer and conductor (BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra), born in Dunfermline, Scotland (d. 1960)
  • 1901-09-03 Eduard van Beinum, Dutch musician and conductor, born in Arnhem, Netherlands (d. 1959)
  • 1901-10-29 Daniele Amfiteatrov, Russian-Italian pianist, conductor and Hollywood film score composer, born in Saint Petersburg, Russian Empire (d. 1983)
  • 1901-12-22 Andre Kostelanetz, Russian-American conductor (Lincoln Portrait), born in St Petersburg, Russia (d. 1980)
  • 1902-02-18 Walter Herbert, German-born conductor and impresario (d. 1975)
  • 1902-02-26 Rudolf Moralt, German conductor (Vienna Philharmonic)
  • 1902-04-08 Josef Krips, Austrian conductor (London Symphony, 1954-63), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1902-05-31 Henk Schaer [Hendricus Schaareman], Dutch actor and conductor (Majoor Barbara, Lijmen), born in Delft, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands (d. 1982)
  • 1902-06-26 Antonia Brico, Dutch-American conductor and pianist, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1989)
  • 1902-07-18 Karel Mengelberg, Dutch composer and conductor, born in Utrecht (d. 1984)
  • 1902-10-23 Otmar Nussio, Swiss conductor and composer (Boccaccio Suite), born in Grossetto, Italy; (d. 1990)
  • 1902-11-01 Eugen Jochum, German conductor (Hamburg Orchestra), born in Babenhausen, Augsburg, Germany (d. 1987)
  • 1903-01-05 Leighton Lucas, English composer & conductor, born in London, United Kingdom (d. 1982)
  • 1903-01-06 Maurice Abravanel, American classical music conductor, born in Thessaloniki, Greece (d. 1993)
  • 1903-01-07 Shalva Azmayparashvili, Georgian composer and conductor, born in Tbilisi (d. 1957)
  • 1903-01-07 Vladimir Alexandrovich Vlasov, Russian composer and conductor, born in Moscow (d. 1986)
  • 1903-01-10 Jean Morel, French-born American conductor, born in Abbeville, France (d. 1975)
  • 1903-05-02 Øivin Fjeldstad, Norwegian conductor and composer, born in Oslo, Norway (d. 1983)
  • 1903-07-26 Donald Voorhees, American conductor (Bell Telephone Hour), born in Allentown, Pennsylvania (d. 1989)
  • 1904-01-04 Erik Chisholm, Scottish conductor, composer (Hindustani Piano Concerto), and educator (South African College of Music, 1949-65), born in Glasgow, Scotland (d. 1965)
  • 1904-07-06 Robert Whitney, American conductor (Sospiro do Roma), born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England (d. 1986)
  • 1904-07-17 Jef Alpaerts, Flemish pianist/conductor
  • 1904-09-14 Kunihiko Hashimoto, Japanese composer, violinist, conductor, and musical educator, born in the Hongo district of Tokyo (d. 1949)
  • 1904-11-03 Gideon Fagan, South African conductor and composer, born in Somerset West, Cape Province (d. 1980)
  • 1904-11-29 Piet Ketting, pianist/conductor/composer (Glorify Kokila)
  • 1905-01-02 Michael Kemp Tippett, English composer/conductor (A Child of Our Time), born in London (d. 1998)
  • 1905-01-16 Ernesto Halffter, Spanish composer and conductor, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1989)
  • 1905-02-23 Leonidas Zoras, Greek conductor and composer, born in Sparta, Greece (d. 1987)
  • 1905-04-01 Winfried Zillig, German opera composer, and conductor (Fantasia Irica), born in Würzburg, Germany (d. 1963)
  • 1905-07-19 Boyd Neel, English conductor (Story of an Orchestra), born in Blackheath, London (d. 1981)
  • 1905-07-22 Boris Alexandrov, conductor (Red Army Song/Dance Ensemble)
  • 1905-09-01 Gervase Hughes, English composer and conductor, born in Birmingham, England (d. 1984)
  • 1905-10-23 Alexander Shamil'yevich Melik-Pashayev, Georgian conductor and composer (Bol’shoy Theatre, 1931-62), born in Tblisi (d. 1964)
  • 1905-11-21 David Moule-Evans, English composer and conductor, born in Ashford, Kent, England (d. 1988)
  • 1905-11-27 Daniel Sternefeld, Belgian conductor and composer (Mater Dolorosa), born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1986)
  • 1906-01-14 Walter Knape, German conductor & composer, born in Bernburg, Germany (d. 2000)
  • 1906-02-01 Pierre Cardevielle, French conductor, composer (Élégie de Duino), music critic (Monde musicale), and teacher, born in Paris (d. 1969)
  • 1906-02-01 Pierre Capdevielle, French composer, conductor, music critic, and educator, born in Paris (d. 1969)
  • 1906-02-03 Ludvig Nielsen, Norwegian organist, composer, choir director, and conductor (Nidaros Cathedral, 1935-76), born in Borge, Norway (d. 2001)
  • 1906-02-17 Ramon Tapales, Filipino composer and conductor, born in Baybay, Philippines (d. 1995)
  • 1906-02-19 Hendrik W C Spruit, Dutch conductor
  • 1906-03-28 Murray Adaskin, Canadian violinist, composer, conductor (Saskatoon Symphony), and teacher (University of Saskatchewan), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2002)
  • 1906-04-09 Antal Doráti, Hungarian-American conductor (Minneapolis Symphony, 1949-1960; National Symphony, 1970-77), and composer, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1988)
  • 1906-04-28 Paul Sacher, Swiss conductor and entrepreneur, born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 1999)
  • 1906-06-28 Safford Cape, American-Belgian conductor, composer and music historian, born in Denver, Colorado (d. 1973)
  • 1906-07-30 Ľudovít Rajter, Slovak composer and conductor, born in Pezinok, Kingdom of Hungary (d. 2000)
  • 1906-09-10 Lambertus "Bertus" van Lyre, composer/conductor (Hooglied)
  • 1906-09-19 Massimo Freccia, Italian-American conductor (New Orleans Symphony, 1944-52: Baltimore Symphony, 1952-59), born in Valdibure, Pistoia, Italy (d. 2004)
  • 1907-01-18 Janos Ferencsik, Hungarian conductor (Budapest Opera), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1984)
  • 1907-02-16 Fernando Previtali, Italian composer and conductor (Rome Radio Symphony), born in Adria, Veneto (d. 1985)
  • 1907-03-26 Leigh Harline, American composer and conductor, born in Salt Lake City (d. 1969)
  • 1907-04-01 Walter Kaufmann, German-American conductor (Winnipeg Symphony, 1948-57), composer (Navaratnam), and musicologist (The Ragas of South India), born in Karlsbad, Germany (d. 1984)
  • 1907-08-20 Anatole Fistoulari, Ukrainian conductor, born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1995)
  • 1907-12-27 Willem Van Otterloo, Dutch conductor, cellist and composer (Melbourne 1967-71), born in Winterswijk, Netherlands (d. 1978)
  • 1908-02-13 Lennie Hayton, American pianist, composer, conductor and arranger (Paul Whiteman; Bing Crosby; MGM), born in New York City (d. 1971)
  • 1908-04-05 George Schick, Czech conductor (Chicago Symphony, 1950-56; Metropolitan Opera, 1958-69), and educator, born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (now Czech Republic) (d. 1985)
  • 1908-04-05 Herbert von Karajan, Austrian conductor (Berlin Philharmonic, 1955-89), born in Salzburg, Austria-Hungary (d. 1989)
  • 1908-04-07 Percy Faith, Canadian-American pop and easy listening composer and bandleader ("Theme from A Summer Place"), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1976)
  • 1908-04-11 Karel Ančerl, Czechoslovak conductor (Czech Philharmonic, 1950-68; Toronto Symphony, 1968-73), and composer, born in Tučapy, Czech Republic (d. 1973)
  • 1908-04-19 Joseph Keilberth, German conductor (Bayreuther Festspiele), born in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (d. 1968)
  • 1908-06-24 Hugo Distler, German organist, choral conductor and composer, born in Nuremberg (d. 1942)
  • 1908-06-27 Hans de Jong, musician and conductor (De Damrakkertjes) (d. 1994)
  • 1908-07-06 Léonce Grass, Flemish singer and conductor, born in Borgerhout, Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1993)
  • 1908-08-04 Kurt Eichhorn, German conductor, born in Munich (d. 1994)
  • 1909-03-25 Jay Blackton, American conductor and arranger (Guys & Dolls), born in NYC, New York
  • 1909-06-01 Szymon Goldberg, Polish/US violinist/conductor (Neth Chamber Orchestra)
  • 1909-06-16 Willi Boskovsky, Austrian conductor (new years concert)
  • 1909-06-24 Milton Katims, American conductor/violist (WOR-NYC), born in NYC, New York
  • 1909-07-25 Gianandrea Gavazzeni, Italian composer and conductor, born in Bergamo, Italy (d. 1996)
  • 1909-08-16 Paul Smith Callaway, American organist, conductor and composer (Great Organ of Washington Cathedral), born in Atlanta, Illinois (d. 1995)
  • 1909-11-08 Alberto Erede, Italian conductor, born in Genoa, Italy (d. 2001)
  • 1910-01-10 Jean Martinon, French conductor & composer, born in Lyon, France (d. 1976)
  • 1910-01-11 Izler Solomon, conductor, born in Saint Paul, Minnesota
  • 1910-02-17 Alfred Mendelsohn, Romanian composer, and conductor (Romanian National Opera, 1944-63), and teacher, born in Bucharest, Romania (d. 1966)
  • 1910-06-11 Carmine Coppola, American composer and conductor (The Godfather II, Apocalypse Now), born in NYC, New York (d. 1991)
  • 1910-06-14 Rudolf Kempe, German conductor (Tonhalle Orch 1965-72), born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1976)
  • 1910-06-22 Wilhelm Demian, Romanian composer and conductor, born in Braşov
  • 1910-07-20 Vilém Tauský, Czech conductor and composer (d. 2004)
  • 1910-08-18 Herman Berlinski, Polish-American organist, composer and choral conductor (The Tetragrammaton), born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 2001) [1]
  • 1910-09-14 Lehman Engel, American conductor and composer (Streetcar Named Desire), born in Jackson, Mississippi (d. 1982)
  • 1910-09-24 Frank Pelleg [Pollack], Czech-Israeli harpsichordist, pianist, conductor and educator, born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (d. 1968) [1]
  • 1911-04-13 Nino Sanzogno, Italian conductor (La Fenice) and composer, born in Venice (d. 1983)
  • 1912-01-07 Günter Wand, German conductor, composer (d. 2002)
  • 1912-02-04 Erich Leinsdorf, Austrian-born American conductor, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1993)
  • 1912-04-14 Piet van Egmond, Dutch organist and conductor (Netherlands Chamber Orchestra), born in Amsterdam (d. 1982)
  • 1912-04-21 Feike Asma, Dutch organist and conductor, born in Den Helder, Amsterdam (d. 1984)
  • 1912-05-17 Sándor Végh, Hungarian-French violinist teacher and conductor, born in Kolozsvár, Transylvania, Austria-Hungary (d. 1997)
  • 1912-06-28 Sergiu Celibidache, Romanian conductor, composer, educator (Munich Philharmonic 1979-1996), born in Roman, Moldavia, Romania (d. 1996)
  • 1912-07-27 Igor Markevitch, Russian conductor (Le Paradis Perdu), born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1983)
  • 1912-08-10 Herman Strategier, Dutch organist/composer/conductor
  • 1912-09-19 Kurt Sanderling, German conductor (East Berlin Symphony 1960-77), born in Arys, German Empire (d. 2011)
  • 1912-10-21 Sir Georg Solti [György Stern], Hungarian-British conductor, winner of 31 Grammy awards (Chicago Symphony, 1969-91), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1997)
  • 1913-01-25 Witold Lutosławski, Polish pianist, composer, and conductor (Musique funèbre; Trois poèmes d'Henri Michaux), born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1994)
  • 1913-02-17 Oskar Danon, Yugoslav conductor (Belgrade Opera, 1944-65), born in Sarajevo, Austro-Hungarian Empire (now Bosnia and Herzegovina) (d. 2009)
  • 1913-04-03 George Barati, American cellist, composer, and conductor (Honolulu Symphony, 1950-67), born in Győr, Hungary (d. 1996)
  • 1913-04-14 Jean Fournet, French conductor, born in Rouen, France (d. 2008)
  • 1913-05-01 Walter Susskind, Czech conductor and pianist, born in Prague (d. 1980)
  • 1913-06-10 Thor Johnson, American conductor (Cin Symph 1958), born in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin (d. 1975)
  • 1914-01-03 Jean Louvel, Flemish pianist/conductor/composer
  • 1914-02-26 Witold Rowicki, Polish conductor and composer, born in Taganrog, (d. 1989)

Deaths in Music

Deaths 301 - 400 of 541

  • 1984-07-29 Fred Waring, American musician and conductor (name behind the Waring Blender), dies at 84
  • 1984-09-09 Walter Kaufmann, German-American conductor (Winnipeg Symphony, 1948-57), composer (Navaratnam), and musicologist (The Ragas of South India), dies at 77
  • 1985-01-03 Lucien Cailliet, French-American composer, conductor and teacher (Philadelphia Orchestra, 1919-1937), dies at 93
  • 1985-01-04 Lovro von Matačić, Croatian conductor and composer (Bruckner Medal), dies at 86
  • 1985-03-07 George Schick, Czech conductor (Chicago Symphony, 1950-56; Metropolitan Opera, 1958-69), and educator, dies at 76
  • 1985-03-12 Eugene Ormandy [Blau], Hungarian/US conductor, dies at 85
  • 1985-05-08 Karl Marx, German composer/conductor, dies at 87
  • 1985-07-30 Peter Knight, English musical arranger, conductor, and composer, dies at 68
  • 1985-10-06 Nelson Riddle, American Grammy Award-winning bandleader, conductor and orchestrator for Capitol Records (Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, Dean Martin), dies of complications from cirrhosis of the liver at 64
  • 1986-06-02 Daniel Sternefeld, Belgian conductor and composer (Elegie), dies at 80
  • 1986-11-04 Zlatan Vauda, Slovene composer and conductor (RTB Children's Choir, 1953-86), dies at 86
  • 1986-11-18 Lajos Bárdos, Hungarian conductor, composer, musicologist and professor, dies at 87
  • 1986-11-22 Robert Whitney, American conductor (Sospiro do Roma), dies at 82
  • 1987-03-26 Eugen Jochum, German conductor (Hamburg Orchestra), dies at 84
  • 1987-06-24 (John Herbert) "Jackie" Gleason, American comedian, (The Jackie Gleason Show; The Honeymooners), actor (Requiem For A Heavyweight; The Hustler), composer, and conductor (Music for Lovers Only), , dies of colon cancer at 71
  • 1987-12-22 Leonidas Zoras, Greek conductor and composer, dies at 82
  • 1988-01-29 Rogier van Otterloo, Dutch composer and conductor, dies at 46
  • 1988-05-18 David Moule-Evans, English composer & conductor, dies at 82
  • 1988-11-11 William Ifor Jones, Welsh conductor & organist (b. 1900)
  • 1988-11-13 Antal Doráti, Hungarian-American conductor (Minneapolis Symphony, 1949-1960), dies at 82
  • 1988-11-26 Antonio Estévez, Venezuelan composer and conductor (Cantata Criolla), dies at 72
  • 1989-01-10 Donald Voorhees, American conductor (Bell Telephone Hour), dies at 85
  • 1989-06-04 Vaclav Kaslik, Czech opera composer/conductor, dies at 71
  • 1989-07-16 Herbert von Karajan, Austrian conductor (Berlin Philharmonic, 1955-89), dies of a heart attack at 81
  • 1989-08-03 Antonia Brico, Dutch-American conductor and pianist, dies at 87
  • 1989-12-05 John M Pritchard, British conductor, dies at 68
  • 1990-03-13 Karl Münchinger, German conductor (Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra, 1945-87), dies at 74
  • 1990-07-16 Sidney Torch, English composer, conductor and organist (b. 1908)
  • 1990-07-22 Otmar Nussio, Swiss conductor and composer (Boccaccio Suite), dies at 87
  • 1990-10-14 Leonard Bernstein, American conductor and composer (West Side Story), dies of heart attack at 72
  • 1991-04-21 Willi Boskovsky, Austrian conductor (new years concert), dies at 81
  • 1991-04-26 Carmine Coppola, American composer & conductor (The Godfather Part II), and father of Francis Ford Coppola, dies at 80
  • 1991-10-27 Andrzej Panufnik, Polish-British composer and conductor (Symphony No. 3 - Sinfonia Sacra), dies at 77
  • 1991-11-06 Andre Vandernoot, Flemish fluitist, conductor, dies at 64
  • 1992-02-20 Andrew Schenck, American conductor, dies of melanoma at 51
  • 1992-05-17 Lawrence Welk, American accordionist and orchestra leader (Lawrence Welk Show), dies of pneumonia at 89
  • 1992-10-19 Maurice le Roux, French conductor/composer (Contes immoraux), dies
  • 1992-10-20 Werner Torkanowsky, conductor (New Orleans Symphony, 1963-77; Bangor Symphony, 1981-92), dies of cancer at 66
  • 1993-01-05 Leonce Gras, Flemish singer/conductor, dies at 84
  • 1993-02-25 Jan D Boeke, Dutch organist/conductor, dies
  • 1993-05-08 Kees Deenik, singer/conductor
  • 1993-05-26 Cor de Great, pianist/conductor/composer (Vernissage), dies at 78
  • 1993-07-19 Szymon Goldberg, Polish violinist/conductor, dies at 84
  • 1993-09-11 Erich Leinsdorf, Austrian-born American conductor, dies at 81
  • 1993-09-19 Bruce Ferden, US conductor (NY, Washington, Amsterdam), dies at 44
  • 1994-01-08 Jay Blackton, US conductor/arranger (Oklahoma!), dies at 84
  • 1994-02-06 Ignace Strasfogel, Polish/US pianist/conductor/composer, dies at 84
  • 1994-02-06 Norman Del Mar, British conductor and writer (Conducting Brahms), dies at 74
  • 1994-02-07 Witold Lutosławski, Polish pianist, composer, and conductor (Musique funèbre; Trois poèmes d'Henri Michaux), dies of cancer at 81
  • 1994-02-09 Louis Kaufman, US violinist/conductor (Gone with the Wind), dies at 88

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1994-06-14 Henry Mancini, American composer and conductor (Pink Panther, Moon River), dies at 70

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  • 1994-06-15 Manos Hadjidakis, Greek composer and conductor (Never on Sunday), dies at 68
  • 1994-06-16 Boris Alexandrov, conductor (Red Army Song/Dance Ensemble, dies at 88
  • 1994-06-29 Kurt Eichhorn, conductor, dies at 85
  • 1994-06-29 Kurt Eichorn, German conductor, dies at 85
  • 1994-11-30 Irwin Kostal, American orchestra leader and arranger (West Side Story; The Sound Of Music; Chitty Chitty Bang Bang), dies at 83
  • 1994-12-15 Hans de Jong, musician and conductor (Amsterdams Vrouwenkoor), dies at 86
  • 1995-01-04 Eduardo Mata, Mexican conductor (Improvisaciones), dies in air crash at 52
  • 1995-01-04 Leonard Hirsch, British violinist and conductor (BBC Empire Orchestra), dies at 92
  • 1995-01-14 Alexander Gibson, British conductor and founder of the Scottish Opera, dies at 68
  • 1995-02-28 Max Rudolf, conductor, dies at 92
  • 1995-06-09 Frank Chacksfield, English, pianist, arranger and orchestra leader, dies at 81
  • 1995-06-27 Efrem Kurtz, Russian conductor (Houston Symph 1948-54), dies at 94
  • 1995-07-16 Charles Bruck, Hungarian/French/US conductor (Dutch Opera), dies at 83
  • 1995-08-21 Anatole Fistoulari, Ukrainian conductor, dies at 88
  • 1995-08-27 Marty Paich, American jazz pianist, conductor, producer and arranger (Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Ella Fitzgerald, Aretha Franklin, Michael Jackson), dies of colon cancer at 70
  • 1995-09-02 Vaclav Neummann, conductor, dies at 74
  • 1995-10-13 Golfredo Corradetti, conductor, dies at 79
  • 1996-01-26 Henry Jay Lewis, American double-bassist and conductor (Los Angeles Philharmonic 1948-65), dies of a heart attack at 63
  • 1996-02-05 Gianandrea Gavazzeni, Italian composer and conductor, dies at 86
  • 1996-06-22 George Barati, Hungarian-American cellist, composer, and conductor (Honolulu Symphony, 1950-67), dies at 83
  • 1996-08-11 Rafael Kubelik, Czech conductor (Cornelia Farooli), dies at 82
  • 1996-08-14 Sergiu Celibidache, conductor, dies at 84
  • 1996-09-02 Otto Luening, German American conductor, composer and electronic music pioneer (Sonority Canon), dies at 96
  • 1996-10-17 Berthold Goldschmidt, composer/conductor, dies at 93
  • 1997-01-07 Sándor Végh, Hungarian-French violinist teacher and conductor, dies at 84
  • 1997-08-09 Robert Satanowski, Polish opera conductor and general, dies at 79
  • 1997-09-05 Sir Georg Solti [György Stern], Hungarian-British conductor, winner of 31 Grammy awards (Chicago Symphony, 1969-91), dies at 84
  • 1997-10-10 George Malcolm, British keyboard player and conductor (Westminster Cathedral Master of the Music, 1947-59), dies at 80
  • 1998-01-08 Michael Tippett, English composer/conductor (Child of our Time) dies at 93
  • 1998-01-11 Klaus Tennstedt, German conductor (Fidelio), dies at 71
  • 1998-05-31 Stanislaw Wislocki, Polish conductor of classical music, dies at 76
  • 1998-12-01 Albert de Klerk, Dutch organist, composer, and conductor, dies at 81
  • 1998-12-03 Pierre Hétu, French Canadian conductor and pianist, dies at 62
  • 1999-01-25 Robert Shaw, American chorale conductor (Robert Shaw Chorale), dies of a stroke at 82
  • 1999-02-23 Ruth Gipps, British prolific conductor and composer, dies of cancer at 78
  • 1999-03-12 Yehudi Menuhin, American-British violinist, conductor and teacher (Bartok's Sonata), dies at 82
  • 1999-04-29 Léon Barzin, Belgian-American conductor (NY City Ballet 1948-58), dies at 98
  • 1999-05-26 Paul Sacher, Swiss conductor and entrepreneur, dies at 93
  • 1999-08-21 Juan Carlos Zorzi, Argentinian composer, and conductor, dies of esophageal cancer at 63
  • 2000-04-19 Louis Applebaum, Canadian conductor and composer, dies at 82
  • 2000-06-16 Richard Dufallo, American clarinetist & conductor, dies at 67
  • 2000-07-06 Ľudovít Rajter, Slovak composer and conductor, dies at 93
  • 2001-04-12 Alberto Erede, Italian conductor, dies at 91
  • 2001-04-20 Giuseppe Sinopoli, Italian conductor and composer (Sunnyata; Lou Salomé), dies while conducting Verdi's "Aida" of a heart attack at 54
  • 2001-04-22 Ludvig Nielsen, Norwegian organist, composer, choir director, and conductor (Nidaros Cathedral, 1935-76), dies at 95
  • 2001-06-13 Siegfried Naumann, Swedish conductor (Musica Nova ensemble, 1962-77), teacher, and composer (Risposte), dies at 81
  • 2001-07-20 Werner Haentjes, German conductor and composer of operas and film scores, dies at 77
  • 2001-09-07 Igor Buketoff, American conductor (Iceland Symphony Orchestra 1964-65), dies at 86
  • 2001-09-27 Herman Berlinski, Polish-American organist, composer and choral conductor (The Tetragrammaton), dies at 91 [1]

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