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Otto Klemperer
(1885-1973)

Positions Held

Music director of the Philharmonia/New Philharmonia Orchestra, London, 1955–71[J92]
Conductor of the Budapest Opera, 1947–50[J92]
Conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, 1933–39[J92]
Director of the Kroll Opera, Berlin, 1927[J92]
Conductor of the German National Theatre, Prague, 1907[J92]

Main Events

Conductor, and composer.[J92]
Studied in Frankfurt and Berlin on the recommendation of Mahler.[J92]

Place of birth: Breslau, Germany (now Wrocław, Poland)[J92]
Place of death: Zürich[J92]


 

 

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