Gerard Schwarz

(b. 1947)

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(b Weehawken, NJ, 1947).

Amer. conductor and trumpeter. Began tpt. lessons at age of 8. Trumpeter in Amer. Brass Quintet 1965–73 and Amer. SO in NY 1966–72. Co‐prin. tpt. NYPO 1972–5. Mus. dir., Waterloo Fest., Stanhope, NJ, 1975–85 (prin. cond. from 1986), NY Chamber Symphony 1977–86, Los Angeles Chamber Orch. 1978–86. Mus. dir. Seattle SO from 1986; cond. RLPO 2001–6.

Subjects: Music.

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