Northwest Reverb - Reflections by James Bash and others about classical music in the Pacific Northwest and beyond
Sunday, March 6, 2016
Conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt passes
Nikolaus Harnoncourt, a conductor who helped to define early music performances and influenced modern orchestral interpretations and opera, has died at the age of 86 at his home in St. Georgen in Attergau, a village located west of Salzburg, Austria. You can read his obituary in The New York Times and The Guardian newspapers.