Sir Andrew Davis
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1944-02-02
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Sir Andrew Davis

Sir Andrew Davis Biography (Wikipedia)

Sir Andrew Frank Davis CBE (born 2 February 1944) is an English conductor. He is currently music director and principal conductor of Lyric Opera of Chicago, chief conductor of the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra and conductor laureate of both the Toronto Symphony Orchestra and the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Born in Ashridge, Hertfordshire to Robert J. Davis and his wife Florence Joyce (née Badminton), Davis grew up in Chesham, Buckinghamshire, and in Watford. Davis attended Watford Boys' Grammar School, where he studied classics in his sixth form years. His adolescent musical work included playing the organ at the Palace Theatre, Watford. Davis studied at the Royal Academy of Music and King's College, Cambridge where he was an organ scholar, graduating in 1967. He later studied conducting in Rome with Franco Ferrara.

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Past BBC Events

Proms 2019: Prom 53: Elgar's The Music Makers
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Royal Albert Hall
2019-08-29T14:16:21
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29
Aug
2019
Proms 2019: Prom 53: Elgar's The Music Makers

Proms 2019: Prom 53: Elgar's The Music Makers

Royal Albert Hall
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Symphony Hall, Shanghai
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Symphony Hall, Shanghai
2019-07-07T14:16:21
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7
Jul
2019
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Symphony Hall, Shanghai

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Symphony Hall, Shanghai

Symphony Hall, Shanghai
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Symphony Hall, Shanghai
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Symphony Hall, Shanghai
2019-07-06T14:16:21
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6
Jul
2019
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Symphony Hall, Shanghai

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Symphony Hall, Shanghai

Symphony Hall, Shanghai
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts, Nanjing
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Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts, Nanjing
2019-07-05T14:16:21
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5
Jul
2019
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts, Nanjing

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts, Nanjing

Jiangsu Centre for the Performing Arts, Nanjing
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing
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National Center Performing Arts, Beijing
2019-07-03T14:16:21
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3
Jul
2019
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2018-19 Season: BBC Symphony Orchestra China 2019: National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing

National Center Performing Arts, Beijing

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