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Previn, André, 1929-2019

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Personal name headingPrevin, André, 1929-2019
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Variant(s)Previn, André, 1929-
Priwin, Andreas Ludwig, 1929-2019
See alsoCorporate body: André Previn Trio
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Associated countryUnited States
LocatedParis (France) Los Angeles (Calif.)
Birth date1929-04-06
Death date2019-02-28
Place of birthBerlin (Germany)
Place of deathManhattan (New York, N.Y.)
Field of activityMusic Composition (Music) Conducting
Art music
AffiliationLos Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
London Symphony Orchestra
Profession or occupationComposers Conductors (Music) Pianists
Found inPorter, C. Kiss me, Kate.
Int ww in music, 11th (Previn, André George; b. 4-6-1929, Berlin, Ger.; conductor, composer, pianist)
Grovemusic WWW site, July 22, 2002 (Previn, Sir André (George) (Priwin, Andreas Ludwig); b. Apr. 6, 1929, Berlin; American conductor, composer, and pianist of German birth)
New York times WWW site, viewed Feb. 28, 2019 (André Previn; b. Andreas Ludwig Prewin, Apr. 6, 1929, Berlin; his father moved the family to Paris in 1938 to escape the Nazis; André studied with Marcel Dupré at the Paris Conservatory for about a year before the family left for Los Angeles; became an American citizen in 1943; d. Thursday [Feb. 28, 2019], Manhattan, aged 89; blurred the boundaries between jazz, pop, and classical music--and between composing, conducting, and performing--in an extraordinarily eclectic, award-filled career); viewed Mar. 1, 2019 (b. Andreas Ludwig Priwin, not Prewin)
Associated languageeng