Carl Schuricht


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(b Danzig, 1880; d Corseaux-sur-Vévey, Switz., 1967). Ger. conductor. Cond. posts in Mainz, Dortmund, etc. Chief cond., Wiesbaden 1911–44 where he championed Delius, Ravel, Stravinsky, and Schoenberg. Cond. Dresden PO 1942–4. Settled Switzerland 1944. Salzburg Fest. début 1946. Cond. Vienna PO on its first Amer. tour, 1956.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

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