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Goossens, Sir Eugene, 1893-1962 (Knight, conductor and musical critic)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1893 - 1962

Biography

Sir Eugene Goossens (1893-1962), knight; conductor and musical critic, of a family of musicians of Belgian origin. He was conductor of Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, 1931-46, and Director of the New South Wales Conservatorium and conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, 1947-56.