Robert Irving


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(b Winchester, 28 Aug. 1913; d Winchester, 13 Sept. 1991)

British ballet conductor. He was musical director of Sadler's Wells and the Royal Ballet from 1949 to 1958 before moving to New York City Ballet. He was considered to be one of the world's finest modern ballet conductors, and also conducted for Graham's company.

Subjects: Dance — Music.

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