Henry Krips

Henry Krips' Death

Born (Birthday) February 10, 1912

Death Date January 25, 1987

Age of Death 74 years

Cause of Death N/A

Place of Death Adelaide, Australia

Profession Composer

The composer Henry Krips died at the age of 74. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Austrian-Australian composer and conductor who broke a record with 23 years leading the South Australian Symphony Orchestra from 1949 to 1972.

He made his conducting debut at age 20 after studying at the Vienna Conservatory. He fled Vienna for Australia following the 1938 Anschluss.

He was the first conductor to introduce the works of Gustav Mahler to Australia.