Rare interview with the lost conductor of the 1970sNews
The death of Istvan Kertesz, drowned off the coast of Israel in April 1973, deprived the Cleveland Orchestra of its next music director and the world of a rising talent aged only 43.
I have never heard Kertesz’s voice before. It is quite high-pitched and he speaks mostly in music industry platitudes. But there is much else of interest besdes.