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Mackerras, Sir (Alan) Charles MacLaurinlocked

  • Raymond Holden


Mackerras, Sir (Alan) Charles MacLaurin (1925–2010), conductor, was born on 17 November 1925 in Schenectady, New York, the eldest son of Australian parents, Alan Patrick Mackerras (1899–1973), electrical engineer, and his wife, Catherine Brearcliffe, née MacLaurin (1899–1977). His father, a Quaker, was undertaking postgraduate electrical engineering studies in ...

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