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Alfred Wallenstein

AKA Alfred Franz Wallenstein

Born: 7-Oct-1898
Birthplace: Chicago, IL
Died: 8-Feb-1983
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Cellist, Conductor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Music Director, LA Philharmonic, 1943-56

Father: Franz Albrecht von Wallenstein
Mother: Anna Klinger
Wife: Virginia Wilson (pianist, m. 10-May-1924)

    Medical School: University of Leipzig
    Administrator: Head of Cello Dept., Chicago Musical College (1927-29)
    Administrator: Head of Orchestral Dept., Juilliard School of Music (1971-)

    Symphony of the Air Principal Conductor (1961-63)
    Hollywood Bowl Orchestra Music Director (1952-56)
    Los Angeles Philharmonic Music Director (1943-56)
    New York Philharmonic First Cellist (1929-36)
    Chicago Symphony Orchestra Cellist (1922-29)
    Los Angeles Philharmonic Cellist (1919-20)
    San Francisco Symphony Cellist (1916-17)

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