George Szell

George Szell

Birth
Budapest, Belváros-Lipótváros, Budapest, Hungary
Death 30 Jul 1970 (aged 73)
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Burial Sandy Springs, Fulton County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 6842150 · View Source
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Viennese-born pianist and conductor. He conducted opera in Germany and Prague from 1924 to 1936. Later he conducted the Scottish National Conductor, the NBC Orchestra and the New York Metropolitan Opera. In 1946 he became conductor of the Cleveland orchestra and headed until his death in 1970. His favourite artists were Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Schumann, Brahms and Mahler.


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  • Added: 9 Oct 2002
  • Find a Grave Memorial 6842150
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Szell (7 Jun 1897–30 Jul 1970), Find a Grave Memorial no. 6842150, citing Arlington Memorial Park, Sandy Springs, Fulton County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .