Israel Yinon

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Israel Yinon
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Yinon during rehearsals in 2003
Born (1956-01-11)11 January 1956
Kfar Saba, Israel
Died 29 January 2015(2015-01-29) (aged 59)
Lucerne, Switzerland
Occupation Conductor

Israel Yinon (11 January 1956 – 29 January 2015) was an Israeli conductor. He was known for reviving works of forgotten German composers who were forbidden under Adolf Hitler.[1][2]

Yinon died after collapsing onstage at a youth concert at the Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts in Switzerland.[2] He was 59 years old.[1] His cause of death is currently unknown.[1]

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