We learned this afternoon of the passing of the great ANDRE PREVIN, at the age of 89.
From our friends at The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra...
"The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra joins the world in mourning the loss of André Previn, its beloved music director from 1976 to 1984.
“Previn was a musical genius, a revolutionary figure who come to Pittsburgh and launched the symphony into a remarkable new era of international acclaim,” said Melia Tourangeau, President and CEO of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. “We extend our deepest sympathies to his family, friends, and all who enjoyed his music around the world..."