Pianist, Composer & Conductor André Previn Was Born On This Day in 1929 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Celebrated German-American pianist, composer, arranger and conductor Sir André Previn was born on this day in 1929

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Celebrated German-American pianist, composer, arranger and conductor Sir André Previn was born on this day in 1929.

Throughout his eclectic seven decade career, he served as Music Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, London Symphony, Houston Symphony, Pittsburgh Symphony and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - and was the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize, four Academy Awards and ten Grammy Awards.

He sadly passed away in February of this year - aged 89.

 

MOZART | SYMPHONY NO. 39 IN E-FLAT MAJOR | SIR ANDRE PREVIN & ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 1985