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conductor

Herbert von Karajan, Austrian conductor. Named Honorary Citizen, City of Berlin, 1973; recipient Mozart Ring, Vienna, 1957, Art prize, City of Lucerne, 1969, Franco-German prize, Aix-en-Provence, France, 1970, Grammy awards.

Background

Karajan, Herbert von was born on April 5, 1908 in Salzburg, Austria. Son of Ernst and Martha von Karajan.

Education

Student, Morzarteum, Salzburg. Graduate as conductor, Vienna College Music, 1929.

Connections

Children: Isabel, Arabel.

father:
Ernst Martha

mother:
Martha

child:
Isabel Karajan

child:
Arabel Karajan