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Ronald, Sir Landon (1873 - 1938), conductor, pianist, composer

Michael Kennedy

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 London, 7 June 1873; d London, 14 Aug 1938). English conductor, pianist and composer, illegitimate son of Henry Russell and Hannah de Lara. He entered the RCM in 1884, where his teachers were Stanford and Parry, and in 1891 became accompanist and coach under Mancinelli at Covent Garden, where he first appeared as conductor in 1896 with Faust. He had already toured as conductor of Augustus

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