János Ferencsik


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(b Budapest, 1907; d Budapest, 1984). Hung. conductor. Coach at Hung. State Opera 1927, cond. 1930. Mus. ass. at Bayreuth Fest. 1930–1. Cond. Vienna State Opera 1948–50; chief cond. Hung. Radio and tv SO, 1945–52; Hung. State SO 1952–84; and Budapest PO 1953–76. London début 1957 (LPO), Amer. 1962.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.

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