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Willem Mengelberg

AKA Josef Willem Mengelberg

Born: 28-Mar-1871
Birthplace: Utrecht, Netherlands
Died: 21-Mar-1951
Location of death: Sent, Switzerland
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Conductor

Nationality: Netherlands
Executive summary: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, 1895-1945

Father: Friedrich Wilhelm Mengelberg
Mother: Helena Schrattenholz
Wife: Tilly (m. 5-Jan-1913)

    University: Utrecht Conservatory
    University: Cologne Conservatory
    Professor: Music, University of Utrecht

    London Symphony Orchestra Principal Conductor (1930-31)
    New York Philharmonic Music Director (1922-30)
    New York International Symphony Orchestra Conductor (1921-29)
    Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Principal Conductor (1895-1945)
    Risk Factors: Smoking


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