AMSTERDAM Conductor Bernard Haitink the concert will be cancelled that Sunday he in Amsterdam would be conducting. It is taken over by his assistant Kerem Hasan, let the orchestra know.
The 89-year-old Haitink came Friday night on stage fall during the applause after a performance. According to the orchestra the to conditions good with the maestro, but he needs to rest.
Conductor Bernard Haitink (89) falls on stage
Haitink conducted Friday as honorary conductor of the second of three performances in the concert hall, where he, together with the Concertgebouw orchestra, the Ninth Symphony of Gustav Mahler is played, have brought. Sunday would be the last to occur of the three.
From 1961 until 1988, was Haitink, violinist, principal conductor of the renowned orchestra, the first three years in a dignity at work with Eugen Jochum.
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