British Conductor/Composer, Bramwell Tovey, dies at 69

British Conductor/Composer, Bramwell Tovey, dies at 69

Bramwell Tovey was a British conductor and composer. Tovey was music director of the Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra from 2002 to 2006.

Bramwell Tovey, a “beloved maestro,” died at age 69.

The Winnipeg New Music Festival was started by Bramwell Tovey, a former music director of the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra who passed away on Tuesday at his Barrington, Rhode Island, home.

The 69-year-old has served as music director of the Sarasota Orchestra since 2021, and the orchestra released the sad news of his passing.

The Sarasota Orchestra claims in their statement that Tovey was given the all-clear from cancer following surgery after receiving a rare kind of sarcoma diagnosis in 2019.

In January, cancer returned and he was unable to recover, the statement says.

Bramwell Tovey Age, Family, and Early Life

Bramwell Tovey was born on 11 July 1953 in Ilford, Essex, England. However, we don’t have any information regarding his parents. As of now, we don’t have much information regarding his personal life.

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Bramwell Tovey Career, What was his profession?

At the age of 22, Tovey was hired as a staff conductor by the London Festival Ballet. He collaborated with Massine on a Parade performance, Hynd on The Nutcracker and Sanguine Fan, and Nureyev on Romeo and Juliet. He took up the role of music director for Scottish Ballet in 1978, directing works by Peter Darrell such as Cheri and Five Rückert Songs (with Janet Baker).

In September 2000, Tovey was appointed music director of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra (VSO). His original agreement was extended initially in December 2004 and then once again in January 2010 through 2015. The VSO announced in November 2013 that Tovey’s contract would be further extended through the 2017–18 season as well as the anticipated end of his tenure as the VSO’s music director at that time.

From 2002 until 2006, Tovey served as the Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra’s musical director. During that period, he led the ensemble on tours to Europe, the Far East, and the eastern United States. In 2005, he oversaw the group’s performance of Penderecki’s 8th Symphony, which was given its world premiere.

Which school did he go to?

Furthermore, Ilford County High School, the Royal Academy of Music, and the University of London are where Tovey received his education.

Bramwell Tovey Wife, What about his relationship?

Tovey was married twice. His first marriage, which ended in divorce, produced a son, Ben, former guitarist for the now split-up metal band Rise To Remain. Tovey and his second wife, Lana, had two daughters.

Bramwell Tovey Net Worth, How much does he earn?

The net worth of Bramwell Tovey is $5 million dollars which he obtained via his profession as a singer

Is he available on any kind of social media platform?

He is seen active on Facebook as Bramwell Tovey. He is available on Instagram as bramwelltovey with 778+ followers.

Body Appearance of Bramwell Tovey’s Height, Weight

HeightFeet: N / A
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Hair colorWhite 
Eye colorBlue
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Body typeFit
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Bramwell Tovey’s you should be know

NationalityBritish
EthnicityWhite
Age69 Years
Relationship StatusMarried
SpousesLana
Children3

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