Australian Conductor Stuart Challender Died On This Day - Aged Just 44 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Acclaimed Australian conductor Stuart Challender passed away on this day in 1991, from an AIDS-related illness - aged just 44

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Acclaimed Australian conductor Stuart Challender passed away on this day in 1991, from an AIDS-related illness - aged just 44.

A graduate of the Victorian Conservatory of Music, he served Principal Conducting positions with the Staatstheater Nürnberg, the Australian Opera and the Symphony Symphony Orchestra.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p_yz0lEC0jw

WAGNER | TANNHAUSER OVERTURE | STUART CHALLENDER & SYMPHONY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA | 1990