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Herbert von Karajan

Conductor (5-Apr-1908 — 16-Jul-1989)


Robert C Bachmann. Karajan: Notes on A Career. London: Quartet. 1990. 371pp.

Herbert von Karajan; with Franz Endler. My Autobiography. London: Sidgwick & Jackson. 1989. 196pp.

Richard Osborne. Conversations with Karajan. Oxford University Press. 1989. 157pp.

Richard Osborne. Herbert von Karajan: A Life in Music. London: Chatto & Windus. 1998. 851pp.

Klaus Lang and Stewart Spencer. The Karajan Dossier. London: Faber and Faber. 1992. 233pp.

Paul Robinson and Bruce Surtees. Karajan. Toronto: Lester and Orpen. 1975. 154pp.


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  6. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.271)

  7. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.88)

  8. Encyclopedia of Concert Music (p.231)

  9. Musicians Since 1900 (pp.380-84)

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