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 Arthur Nikisch

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Arthur Nikisch

Birth
Mosonszentmiklós, Győri járás, Gyor-Moson-Sopron, Hungary
Death 23 Jan 1922 (aged 66)
Leipzig, Stadtkreis Leipzig, Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
Burial Leipzig, Stadtkreis Leipzig, Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
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Memorial ID 18340518 View Source
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Conductor. The director of the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra from 1895 until his death, he was noted for his interpretations of the mid-Romantic repertoire. In 1913 Nikisch made the first commercial recording of a complete symphony, Beethoven's Fifth.

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  • Originally Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 10 Mar 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 18340518
  • Find a Grave, database and images (www.findagrave.com/memorial/18340518/arthur-nikisch : accessed ), memorial page for Arthur Nikisch (12 Oct 1855–23 Jan 1922), Find a Grave Memorial ID 18340518, citing Südfriedhof, Leipzig, Stadtkreis Leipzig, Saxony (Sachsen), Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .