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    • Early Life
    • in The Film Studios
    • in Jazz
    • as A Conductor and Composer of Classical Music
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    Previn was born in Berlin to a Jewish family, the second son and last of three children of Charlotte (née Epstein; Frankfurt 1891–1986) and Jack Previn (Jakob Priwin; Graudenz 1885–1963), who was a lawyer, judge, and music teacher born in Graudenz, then in Germany but now in Poland. The oldest son Steve Previn became a director. The year of Previn'...

    Previn was involved in creating the music for over 50 films and won four Academy Awardsfor his work. Previn's career as a composer, conductor, and arranger at Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studios (MGM) began in 1946, while he was still in high school, after their music department noticed his work for a local radio program and hired him. Previn recalled that...

    Previn described himself as a musician who played jazz, rather than a jazz musician. Nevertheless, he proved to be a gifted jazz-piano interpreter and arranger of songs from the "Great American Songbook", winning the respect of prominent dedicated jazz artists. He separately worked as piano-accompanist to singers of jazz standards, from Ella Fitzge...

    As conductor

    He was music director of the Houston Symphony Orchestra, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and the Oslo Philharmonic, as well as the principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. In 1967, Previn succeeded Sir John Barbirolli as music director of the Houston Symphony Orchestra. In 1968, he began his tenure as principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO), serving in that post until 1979. During his LSO ten...

    As composer

    André Previn left two concert overtures, several tone poems, 14 concerti, a symphony for strings, incidental music to a British play; a rich trove of chamber music (six violin sonatas, other scores for violin and piano; sonatas for bassoon, cello, clarinet, flute and oboe, each with piano; a waltz for two oboes and piano, three other trios, a string quartet with soprano, a clarinet quintet, a quintet for horn and strings, a nonet, a so-called Octet for Eleven, and three works for brass ensemb...

    In his capacity as conductor, mainly, Previn enjoyed a long relationship with the medium of television. He featured in Meet André Previn (1969) on London Weekend Television, the Morecambe and Wise Christmas Show in 1971 and 1972 (BBC), André Previn's Music Night (with the London Symphony Orchestra; three programmes in 1973, others in 1975 and 1976)...

    Previn was married five times. His first marriage, in 1952, was to jazz singer Betty Bennett, with whom he had two daughters, Claudia Previn Stasny and Alicia Previn.Previn divorced Bennett in 1957, a few months before she gave birth to Alicia. In 1959, he married Dory Langan. A singer-songwriter, Dory became widely known as a lyricist with whom Pr...

    Previn was nominated for 11 Academy Awards. He won four times, in 1958, 1959, 1963 and 1964. He is one of the few composers to have accomplished the feat of winning back-to-back Oscars, and one of only two to have done so on two occasions. Previn was the first person in the history of the Academy Awards to receive three nominations in one year (for...

    Previn's discography contains hundreds of recordings in film, jazz, classical music, theatre, and contemporary classical music. Because of the huge number of recordings, the following lists are necessarily highly selective. A full discography (including LP/CD record codes) is available in Frédéric Döhl: André Previn. Musikalische Vielseitigkeit und...

    Academy Awards

    Best Music – Scoring of a Musical Picture 1. 1958 Gigi (orig. music: Loewe) 2. 1959 Porgy and Bess (orig. music: Gershwin) Best Score – Adaptation or Treatment 1. 1963 Irma la Douce (orig. music: Monnot) 2. 1964 My Fair Lady(orig. music: Loewe)

    Grammy Awards

    Previn received Grammy Awards and nominations: Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award 1. 2010André Previn Best Instrumental Soloist 1. 2005 Previn: Violin Concerto; Bernstein: Serenade Best Classical Crossover Album 1. 2003 Korngold: The Sea Hawk, Captain Bloodwith the London Symphony Orchestra Best Chamber Music Performance 1. 1999 American Scenes: Copland, Previn, Barber, Gershwin Best Choral Performance 1. 1974 Walton: Belshazzar's Feastwith the London Symphony Chorus & Orchestra 2. 1977 Rachma...

    In English: 1. Martin Bookspan / Ross Yockey: André Previn. A Biography, Garden City/New York 1981. 2. Frédéric Döhl, André Previn. In: German Historical Institut Washington DC: Transatlantic Perspectives. Europe in the Eyes of European Immigrants to the United States, 1930–1980, Washington 2012. 3. Frédéric Döhl, André Previn. In: Charles Hiroshi ...

    • Andreas Ludwig Priwin
    • Pianist, Conductor, Composer
    • February 28, 2019 (aged 89), New York City, U.S.
    • Library of Congress
  4. Giant is a 1956 American epic Western drama film, directed by George Stevens from a screenplay adapted by Fred Guiol and Ivan Moffat from Edna Ferber's 1952 novel.. The film stars Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson and James Dean and features Carroll Baker, Jane Withers, Chill Wills, Mercedes McCambridge, Dennis Hopper, Sal Mineo, Rod Taylor, Elsa Cárdenas and Earl Holliman.

  5. Kay Francis and William Powell are doomed lovers in "One Way Passage," a 1932 film also starring Frank McHugh, Aline McMahan and Warren Hymer. Right after meeting the lovely Joan Ames in a bar, escaped murderer Dan Hardesty is caught by Sgt. Steve Burke and brought back to San Francisco via ship to be hanged.

  6. Signature. Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin Jr. KBE (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film. He became a worldwide icon through his screen persona, the Tramp, and is considered one of the film industry's most important figures.

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