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Georg Solti

Georg SoltiAKA György Stern Solti

Born: 21-Oct-1912
Birthplace: Budapest, Hungary
Died: 5-Sep-1997
Location of death: Antibes, France
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried, Farkasreti Cemetery, Budapest, Hungary

Gender: Male
Religion: Jewish
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Conductor

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Father: More Solti
Mother: Theres Rosenbaum
Wife: Hedi Oechsli (m. 29-Oct-1946, div. 1967)
Wife: Anne Valerie Pitts (BBC reporter, m. 11-Nov-1967, two children)
Daughter: Gabrielle (b. 1970)

    University: Liszt Academy, Budapest (1930)

    London Philharmonic Orchestra Principal Conductor (1979-83)
    Orchestre de Paris Music Director (1972-75)
    Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Director (1969-91)
    Royal Opera House Music Director (1961-71)
    Dallas Symphony Orchestra Music Director (1961-62)
    Frankfurt Opera Music Director, Impresario (1952-61)
    Bavarian State Orchestra Music Director (1946-52)
    French Legion of Honor
    Léonie Sonning Music Prize 1992
    Kennedy Center Honor 1993

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