Vale Lorin Maazel

The conductor Lorin Maazel has died at his home in Virginia aged 84.

“By his 11th birthday he had already shared a podium with Leopold Stokowski, while the no less legendary Arturo Toscanini was responsible for getting Maazel his first steady conducting job in 1942, when Maazel was only 12.”

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Posted on July 14, 2014 @ 12.28
 

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