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    Conductor Neville Marriner has died

    Conductor Neville Marriner dies, founded London orchestra

    LONDON (AP) The Academy of St Martin in the Fields orchestra says its founder, conductor Neville Marriner, has died at 92.

    The musician founded the academy with the dream of creating a chamber ensemble, and started by having a group of friends gather to rehearse in his living room. The academy first performed at the London church on Trafalgar Square, which gave the ensemble its name, in 1959...

    http://my.xfinity.com/articles/enter..._media_Neville

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    Opening music from Amadeus conducted by Neville Marriner:


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    Link to great Telegraph obit here.



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