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us: Lane, Louis


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

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  • Fuller Name

    • Louis G.
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1923-12-25
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-02-15
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Eagle Pass (Tex.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Bratenahl (Ohio)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Dallas (Tex.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Cleveland (Ohio)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Atlanta (Ga.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Dallas Symphony Orchestra
        • Affiliation Start: 1974
        • Affiliation End: 1977
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Cleveland Orchestra
        • Affiliation Start: 1947
        • Affiliation End: 1973
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Atlanta Symphony Orchestra
        • Affiliation Start: 1977
        • Affiliation End: 1978
    • Gender

        (iso5218) Male
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Conducting
          (lcsh) Music
        • Occupation

            (lcsh) Conductors (Music)
              (lcsh) Keyboard players
          • Sources

            • found: Pop concert U.S.A. [Phonodisc] 1959.
            • found: Lane, L. Tides, 1950: t.p. (Louis G. Lane)
            • found: Ww in Amer. mus., classical, 2nd ed. (Lane, Louis; b. Dec. 25, 1923, Eagle Pass, Tex.)
            • found: Information from 678 converted Dec. 12, 2014 (Conductor)
            • found: Dallas morning news WWW site, viewed Dec. 22, 2016 (in obituary published Feb. 16, 2016: Louis Lane; conductor who revived the Dallas Symphony Orchestra after a catastrophic 1974 shutdown; died Monday [Feb. 15, 2016] in Bratenahl, Ohio.; he was 92; handed over the revived orchestra to Eduardo Mata, who served as music director from 1977 to 1993; born in Eagle Pass; after winning the Cleveland Orchestra's apprentice conductor competition in 1947, he served as associate conductor under George Szell, remaining as resident conductor from 1970 to 1973 and also serving as principal keyboardist; after his DSO tenure, from 1977 to 1988 he was co-conductor, then principal guest conductor, of the Atlanta Symphony)
          • Change Notes

            • 1981-08-10: new
            • 2016-02-22: revised
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