Lionel FRIEND

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1945-03-13
Education Royal GS High Wycombe, RCM, London Opera Centre
Publications N/A
Recreations reading, theatre
Clubs N/A
Style Lionel Friend, Esq
Career conductor WNO 1969-72, Glyndebourne Festival and Touring Opera 1969-72; 2 Kapellmeister Staatstheater Kassel Germany 1972-75; staff conductor ENO 1976-89; music dir: Nexus Opera 1981-, New Sussex Opera 1989-96; conductor-in-residence Birmingham Conservatoire 2003-10; guest conductor: Philharmonia, City of Birmingham Symphony Orch, BBC Symphony Orch, Royal Ballet, Orchestre National de France, Nouvel Orchestre Philharmonique, Austrian Radio Symphony Orch, Swedish Radio Symphony Orch, Hungarian State Symphony Orch, Budapest Symphony Orch, Scot Chamber Orch, London Sinfonietta, Nash Ensemble, Opéra Nat de la Monnaie, Oper Frankfurt, LA Opera, Opera Australia, Royal Danish Opera, Polish Nat Opera, Portland Opera, Opera Zuid, NZ Opera; recordings incl works by Bliss, Brian, Britten, Debussy, Durkó, Colin Matthews, David Matthews, Anthony Milner, Payne, Poulenc, Schönberg, Souster, Stravinsky, Tavener and Turnage
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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