George Hurst

(b. 1926)

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(b Edinburgh, 1926).

Eng. conductor of Romanian and Russ. parentage. Cond., York SO Penn., 1950–5, London début 1953 (with LPO); ass. cond., LPO 1955–7; prin. cond., BBC Northern SO 1958–68; Bournemouth SO 1969–71; art. adviser and cond. Bournemouth Sinfonietta to 1978; cond. Nat. SO of Ireland 1990–3.

Subjects: Music.

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