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Erich Leinsdorf: Perfectionist, Pioneer & Pedagogue

7 pm Thursday, July 18 and 25: Celebrating what would have been the conductor and educator's 100th birthday.

Erich Leinsdorf

Erich Leinsdorf

Distinguished artists recall Maestro Leinsdorf's powerful impact at the Metropolitan Opera, Boston Symphony Orchestra, Tanglewood Music Centre and the New York Philharmonic.

Partial list of excerpts:
BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 3 (Boston Symphony Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf)
MOZART: Symphony No, 1 (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf)
WAGNER: Tristan und Isolde (Lauritz Melchior; Helen Traubel; New York
Metropolitan Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf)
DVORAK: Symphony No. 6 (Cleveland Orchestra, Erich Leinsdorf)
STRAUSS: Dance of the Seven Veils from Salome (London Symphony Orchestra,
Erich Leinsdorf)