Posted July 13, 2014

Posted on  July 13, 2014

Lorin Maazel – First American conductor to conduct in Bayreuth

Lorin Maazel was the first American conductor to conduct in Bayreuth.
He served as Music Director for the New York Philharmonic, The Cleveland Symphony, Symphony Orchestra of the Bavarian Radio and guest conducted the world’s greatest orchestras. 
Maazel founded the Castleton Festival to mentor young musicians and to bring new energy to classical music with performances showcasing young talent.