Henry Krips

About Henry Krips

Birth Day: February 10, 1912
Birth Place: Austria
Died On: Jan 25, 1987 (age 74)
Birth Sign: Aquarius

Henry Krips Net Worth

Henry Krips was bornon February 10, 1912 in Austria. Austrian-Australian composer and conductor who broke a record with 23 years leading the South Australian Symphony Orchestra from 1949 to 1972.
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💰 Net worth: 1 Million

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About

Austrian-Australian Composer and Conductor who broke a record with 23 years leading the South Australian Symphony Orchestra from 1949 to 1972.

Before Fame

He made his conducting debut at age 20 after studying at the Vienna Conservatory. He fled Vienna for Australia following the 1938 Anschluss.

Trivia

He was the first Conductor to introduce the works of Gustav Mahler to Australia.

Family Life

He was born into a devout Catholic family. His brother Josef Krips was also a Conductor.

Associated With

He and Darcey Bussell were both appointed to the Order of the British Empire.