Rudolf Barshay


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(b Labinskaya, 1924; d Ramlinsburg, Switz., 2010).

Russ. conductor. Founder and cond. Moscow Chamber Orch. 1956–76. Left Russia 1976 and settled in Israel. Salzburg Fest. 1980. Arr. Shostakovich's 8th str. qt. for str. orch. Prin. cond. Bournemouth SO 1983–8. Mus. dir. Vancouver SO 1985–8.

Subjects: Music.

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