Kurt Wöss

Kurt Wöss also Kurt Woess (2 May 1914, in Linz, Austria – 4 December 1987, in Dresden, Germany) was an Austrian conductor and musicologist.

Kurt Woess

Wöss was principal conductor of the NHK Symphony Orchestra from 1951 to 1954. From 1956 to 1959 he was chief conductor of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (then known as the Victorian Symphony Orchestra).

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ReferencesEdit

  • Rudolf A. Bruil (2000). "Kurt Wöss". The Remington Site. Retrieved 2007-08-23.
Preceded by
none
Principal Conductors, NHK Symphony Orchestra
1951–1954
Succeeded by
Niklaus Aeschbacher
Preceded by
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Principal conductors, Bruckner Orchestra Linz
1967–1975
Succeeded by
Theodor Guschlbauer