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us: Schiff, Heinrich, 1951-2016


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1951-11-18
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-12-23
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Gmunden (Austria)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Vienna (Austria)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Wiener Kammerorchester
        • Affiliation Start: 2005
        • Affiliation End: 2009
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 27, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Sjællands symfoniorkester
        • Affiliation Start: 1995
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 27, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Musikkollegium Winterthur
        • Affiliation Start: 1995
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 27, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Northern Sinfonia
        • Affiliation Start: 1990
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 27, 2016
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Cellists
          (lcsh) Conductors (Music)
      • Sources

        • found: Saint-Saëns, C. Konzert ... [SR] p1977.
        • found: Int. ww in mus., 12th-15th eds. (Schiff, Heinrich; b. Nov. 18, 1951, Gmunden, Austria; concert cellist, conductor)
        • found: Int. ww in mus., 9th ed. (Schiff, Heinrich; b. Nov. 18, 1952, Gmunden, Upper Austria; cellist)
        • found: Dict. des interprètes, 1995 (Schiff, Heinrich; b. Nov. 18, 1952, Gmunden; Austrian violoncellist and conductor)
        • found: Jacobs, A. The Penguin dict. of musical performers, 1991 (Schiff, Heinrich; b. Nov. 18, 1951; Austrian cellist)
        • found: Baker, 8th ed. (Schiff, Heinrich; b. Nov. 18, 1951, Gmunden; Austrian cellist and conductor)
        • found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 19, 2014 (violoncellist)
        • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 27, 2016 (in obituary published Dec. 26: Heinrich Schiff; b. Nov. 18, 1951, Gmunden, Austria; d. Friday [Dec. 23, 2016], Vienna, aged 65; cellist whose lyrical, understated style and singing tone made him a profound interpreter of music from Bach through a long list of contemporary composers)
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        • 1981-05-07: new
        • 2016-12-27: revised
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