Wien, Austria (1926 – present)
Joseph Horovitz (born 26 May 1926 in Vienna, Austria) is a British composer and conductor.
Horovitz's family emigrated to England in 1938. He studied music and modern languages at New College, Oxford, and later attended the Royal College of Music in London, studying composition with Gordon Jacob. He then undertook a year of further study with Nadia Boulanger in Paris. His musical career began in 1950, when he became music director at the Bristol Old Vic. He was subsequently active… read more
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