Sunday, June 22, 2008

Fiedler, Arthur

(1894-1979), American conductor, studied violin from his father then at the Royal Academy in Berlin. Founding conductor of the Boston Sinfonietta(or Fiedler Sinfornietta), also active as a choral conductor, organized a season of open-air concerts in 1929 with such popular success that he was appointed music director of the Boston Pop in 1930 until his death.

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