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Horenstein, Jascha (<i>died</i> 1973), conductor

Ronald Crichton

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online, issue Published in print January 2001 |
Published online January 2001 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Kiev, 24 April/6 May 1899; d London, 2 April 1973). Russian-Austrian conductor, naturalized American. He left Russia for Königsberg at the age of six and studied there with Max Brode. In 1911 he moved to Vienna (his mother was Austrian), where he studied philosophy at the university, the violin with Adolf Busch and, from 1917, music theory with Joseph Marx and composition with Schreker at the Music

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