Rainer Miedel, German conductor. Member Nordiska Råd.
Miedel, Rainer was born on June 1, 1938 in Regensburg, West Germany. Son of Karl and Marga (Zippelinski) Miedel.
Principal cellist, Stockholm Philharmonic, 1965, music director, Gavleborg (Sweden) Symphony Orchestra, 1968, assistant conductor, Stockholm Philharmonic, 1968, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, 1969, associate conductor, 1970-1973, music director, Seattle Symphony Orchestra, since 1976. German Government grantee, 1962. Swedish Government scholar, 1965.