Leinsdorf
biographical name Erich 1912-1993 American (Austrian-born) conductor

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  • Leinsdorf — Leinsdorf,   Erich, amerikanischer Dirigent österreichischer Herkunft, * Wien 4. 2. 1912, ✝ Zürich 11. 9. 1993; wirkte u. a. an der Metropolitan Opera in New York (1937 43 und 1957 62) und als Chefdirigent des Boston Symphony Orchestra (1962 69)… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Leinsdorf — Erich Leinsdorf (geboren Erich Landauer am 4. Februar 1912 in Wien; † 11. September 1993 in Zürich) war ein österreichischer Dirigent, der 1938 nach dem „Anschluss“ aufgrund seines Judentums das Land verlassen musste und 1942 Staatsbürger der USA …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Leinsdorf — Created page with Leinsdorf may refer to: * Erich Leinsdorf, Austrian conductor * Count Leinsdorf, a character in Robert Musil s novel The Man Without Qualities Leinsdorf may refer to: * Erich Leinsdorf, Austrian conductor * Count Leinsdorf, a… …   Wikipedia

  • Leinsdorf — Erich Leinsdorf Pour les articles homonymes, voir Erich. Erich Leinsdorf, né Erich Landauer à Vienne (Autriche) le 4 février 1912 et mort à Zurich le 11 septembre 1993, est un chef d orchestre autrichien naturalisé américain… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Leinsdorf — /luynz dawrf/; Ger. /luyns dawrddf/, n. Erich /er ik/; Ger. /ay rddikh/, born 1912, U.S. orchestra conductor, born in Austria. * * * …   Universalium

  • Leinsdorf — /luynz dawrf/; Ger. /luyns dawrddf/, n. Erich /er ik/; Ger. /ay rddikh/, born 1912, U.S. orchestra conductor, born in Austria …   Useful english dictionary

  • LEINSDORF (E.) — Erich LEINSDORF 1912 1993 Un des derniers survivants d’une lignée de chefs d’orchestre autrichiens établis aux États Unis, Erich Leinsdorf a contribué à inculquer la tradition du répertoire germanique aux grandes institutions symphoniques et… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • LEINSDORF, ERICH — (1912–1993), conductor. Born in Vienna, Leinsdorf was assistant conductor to Bruno Walter and Toscanini at the Salzburg Festival (1934–37), and conducted in Italy, France, and Belgium. After settling in the United States in 1937, he conducted… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Leinsdorf, Erich — ▪ 1994       Austrian born U.S. conductor (b. Feb. 4, 1912, Vienna, Austria Hungary d. Sept. 11, 1993, Zürich, Switz.), had some of his first successes in opera but later worked mainly with orchestras; his conducting was characterized by clarity… …   Universalium

  • Leinsdorf,Erich — Leins·dorf (līnzʹdôrf , līnsʹ ), Erich. 1912 1993. Austrian born American conductor who led the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra, the New York City Opera Company, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra. * * * …   Universalium

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