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orchestra conductor

Sylvia Caduff, Swiss orchestra conductor. Recipient Honorary award, Malko Competition, 1965, 1st prize, International Mitropoulos Competition, 1966. Member of Schweiz Tonkunstlerverein.

Background

Caduff, Sylvia was born on January 7, 1938 in Chur, Switzerland. Daughter of Gian and Clara (Rich) C. Matura, Kantonsschule Chur, 1958.

Education

Diploma for piano and theorie, Konservatory Luzern, 1961. Karajan-Praktikum, Conservatory, Berlin, 1962-1965.

Career

Assistant conductor Philharmonic Orchestra, New York, 1966—1967. Professor conducting Conservatory, Bern, Sweden, 1972—1976. Chief conductor Stadt.

Orchester, Solingen, Germany, 1977—1986.

Membership

Member of Schweiz Tonkunstlerverein.

Connections

father:
Gian Matura

mother:
Clara (Rich) C. Matura