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.

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