PittSongs – André Previn

February 8, 2022

Song: “In gemächlicher Bewegung, ohne Hast”

Artist: André Previn

Album: Gustav Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Year Released: 1979

Genre: Orchestral

Local Connection: Conductor for The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra from 1976-1984

Did you know? André 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. He was the first person in the history of the Academy Awards to receive three nominations in one year (for the 1960 awards)

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