Sir Georg Solti(1912-1997), Conductor
Sitter in 6 portraits
Conductor, born in Hungary, fled 1939; has worked extensively in Europe and USA; Music Director, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (1961-71); Conductor and Music Director, Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1969-91); Artistic Director, Salzburg Easter Festival (1992-3).
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