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 (klĕm′pər-ər), Otto 1885-1973.
German-born conductor noted for his interpretations of Beethoven, Mahler, and Richard Strauss.


(Biography) Otto. 1885–1973, orchestral conductor, born in Germany. He was best known for his interpretations of Austro-German classics


(ˈklɛm pər ər)

Otto, 1885–1973, German conductor.
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For this we would have needed to take a train to Berlin and speed ahead to the late Weimar period with Bauhaus artists and the Russian avant-garde, as well as Giorgio de Chirico all working for the vibrant and controversial Krolloper under the direction of Otto Klemperer.
Wasn't it the conductor Otto Klemperer who said that listening to a recording was like going to bed with a photograph of Marilyn Monroe?
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Asi consiguio participar en el significativo Royal Festival Hall y dirigir la BBC Scottish Orquesta, remplazando a otras connotadas batutas como Otto Klemperer y Sir Thomas Beecham.
One needs to begin at the beginning: with Otto Klemperer and Bruno Walter, the two great conductors who knew Mahler and had heard him conduct his own music, both in rehearsal and in performance.
He listened to recordings, read biographies and other books on conductors, and considered reviews of performances for his discussion, which begins with Wagner himself, then chronologically treats his pupils Hermann Levi, Felix Mottl, and Karl Muck, and Viennese, American, German, and Russian conductors Arthur Nikisch, Albert Coates, Gustav Mahler, Felix Weingartner, Bruno Walter, Arturo Toscanini, Artur Bodanzky, Wilhelm Furtwangler, Fritz Busch, Erich Kleiber, Hans Knappertsbusch, Clemens Krauss, Karl Bohm, Richard Strauss, Otto Klemperer, and Fritz Reiner.
On paper this looks ridiculous: one of history's most thoughtful pianists, Claudio Arrau, collaborating with one of history's craggiest conductors, Otto Klemperer, in the showpiece which Chopin's E minor Piano Concerto is purported to be.
These include Cecil Beaton (who indicates that he still considered Waugh an enemy), Bertrand Russell, Carl Jung, Augustus John, Henry Moore, Compton Mackenzie, Otto Klemperer, and John Osborne.
Otto Klemperer, another Christian convert who championed Mahler's music, said that he became close to Catholicism but contradicted himself by saving also that Mahler was typically irreligious.
9 where Otto Klemperer plays piano "coaching" the singers and the choir), but also provides scores and orchestral sets for the three WDR Orchestras and the WDR choir, producing and preserving also printed music.
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Otto Klemperer (Bloch's exact contemporary) was introduced to Geist der Utopie by Georg Simmel and thought it brilliant; he and Bloch became close friends.