Paavo Berglund

(b. 1929)

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(b Helsinki, 1929).

Finn. conductor. Violinist in Finn. Radio SO 1949–56, ass. cond. 1956–62, prin. cond. 1967–71. Brit. début 1965, with Bournemouth SO. Prin. cond. Bournemouth SO 1972–9, Helsinki PO 1975–9, Stockholm PO 1987–92, Royal Danish Orch. from 1993. Cond. f.p. outside Finland (in Bournemouth and London) of Sibelius's Kullervo sym., 1970. OBE 1977.

Subjects: Music.

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