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Mengelberg

(ˈmɛŋɡəlˌbɜːɡ; Dutch ˈmɛŋəlbɛrx)
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(Biography) (Josef) Willem (ˈwɪləm). 1871–1951, Dutch orchestral conductor, noted for his performances of the music of Mahler
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Such luminaries as J S Bach, Robert Schumann, Frederic Chopin, Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky, Anton Webern, Alfred Cortot and Willem Mengelberg all were known to have expressed anti-Semitic views in their lives.
Zijn vader was een gevierd violist, concertmeester en dirigent bij het Concertgebouworkest onder Willem Mengelberg.
Still, one felt that Deneve - who bears an uncanny physical resemblance to legendary Dutch conductor Willem Mengelberg - relished the freedom that came with the program's second half, two French works expressing mythic love stories in purely musical terms.
WH: Willem Mengelberg was a conductor of the New York Philharmonic who imported the grand Germanic tradition of running an orchestra and conducting.