- Category : Entertain-Music-Conductor
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Eden 4
American conductor most noted for his series of free outdoor concerts, the beloved Boston Pops.
After studying with his musician dad, he trained in Berlin and performed as a symphony pianist 1915-1930. He then took the position of second violinist and violist with the Boston Symphony. He organized a Boston Chamber Orchestra as Conductor in 1924 and began the Boston Pops in 1929.
Fiedler did not marry until he was 50 and then had three kids. Though his household was filled with music, it was a dark, gloomy and shabby house. He was a strict and impatient father, miserly and intimidating to his kids.
He died of heart failure 7/10/1979, Brookline, MA.