Ormandy
biographical name Eugene 1899-1985 American (Hungarian-born) conductor

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  • Ormandy — (Jenö Blau, dit Eugene) (1899 1985) chef d orchestre et violoniste américain d origine hongroise …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ormandy —   [ ɔːməndɪ], Eugene, eigentlich Jenő Blau ̣Ọrmándy [ di], amerikanischer Dirigent ungarischer Herkunft, * Budapest 18. 11. 1899, ✝ Philadelphia (Pa.) 12. 3. 1985; studierte u. a. Violine bei J. Hubay, war u. a. 1931 36 Leiter des Minneapolis… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ormandy — Eugene Ormandy Eugene Ormandy (* 18. November 1899 in Budapest; † 12. März 1985 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA), mit Geburtsnamen eigentlich Jenő Blau, war ein US amerikanischer Dirigent und Geiger ungarischer Herkunft. Sein Musikstudium… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ormandy — noun United States conductor (born in Hungary) (1899 1985) • Syn: ↑Eugene Ormandy • Instance Hypernyms: ↑conductor, ↑music director, ↑director …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ormandy — /awr meuhn dee/, n. Eugene, 1899 1985, U.S. conductor and violinist, born in Hungary. * * * …   Universalium

  • Ormandy — Or•man•dy [[t]ˈɔr mən di[/t]] n. big Eugene, 1899–1985, U.S. conductor and violinist, born in Hungary …   From formal English to slang

  • Ormandy — /ˈɔməndi/ (say awmuhndee) noun Eugene, 1899–1985, US conductor and violinist, born in Hungary …   Australian English dictionary

  • ORMANDY (E.) — Eugene ORMANDY 1899 1985 Figure marquante de la vie musicale américaine, Eugene Ormandy était l’un des rares survivants d’une génération de chefs d’orchestre originaires d’Europe centrale qui, après avoir émigré, ont construit sur le nouveau… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ORMANDY, EUGENE — (1899–1985), conductor. Born in Budapest and a child prodigy, Ormandy studied the violin with Hubay and became a teacher at the Budapest Academy, later playing as first violinist with the Bluethner Orchestra in Berlin. After touring in the United …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Ormandy, Eugene — orig. Jenö Ormandy Blau born Nov. 18, 1899, Budapest, Austria Hungary died March 12, 1985, Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. Hungarian born U.S. conductor. A violin prodigy, he became professor of violin at the Budapest Royal Academy at age 17. In 1921 he… …   Universalium

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