Raymond John Leppard CBE was a British-American conductor, harpsichordist, composer and editor. In the 1960s, he played a prime role in the rebirth of interest in Baroque music; in particular, he was one of the first major conductors to perform Baroque opera, reviving works by Claudio Monteverdi and Francesco Cavalli. He conducted operas at major international opera houses and festivals, including the Glyndebourne Festival where he led the world premiere of... Read More
|Born||Raymond John Leppard
11 August 1927
|Died||22 October 2019 (aged 92)
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
|Occupation||Conductor, Harpsichordist, Composer, Editor|