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Benjamin Zander

Benjamin Zander, British conductor, educator.

Background

  • Zander, Benjamin was born on March 9, 1939 in London.

  • Education

    • Diploma, State Conservatory, Cologne, 1960; Bachelor, London University, 1964; Studied cello with, Gaspar Cassadó.

    Career

    • Professor chamber music, performance and analysis New England Conservatory of Music, Boston, since 1967, conductor Youth Philharmonic Orchestra, since 1972. Museum director, conductor Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, since 1979. Artistic director Walnut Hill High School for the Performing Arts.
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    Born March 9, 1939
    Nationality
    • 1960
      State Conservatory
    • 1964
      London University
    • 1967
      Professor, chamber music
      Boston, Massachusetts, United States
    • 1972
      Professor, chamber music
    • 1979
      museum director