Philippe Herreweghe

(b. 1947)

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(b Ghent, 1947).

Belgian conductor and chorusmaster. Founded Collegium Vocale of Ghent, 1969. Perf. early mus. with Ton Koopman and Gustav Leonhardt. With Philippe Beaussant, founded Ens. Vocal La Chapelle Royal, 1977. Participated in Towards Bach series, London 1989. Cond., Eur. Vocal Ens. from 1989. Cond., Mahler/Schoenberg concerts with Ens. Musique Oblique, 1991.

Subjects: Music.

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