John Eliot Gardiner

1943 - Today

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Sir John Eliot Gardiner (born 20 April 1943) is an English conductor, particularly known for his performances of the works of Johann Sebastian Bach. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of John Eliot Gardiner has received more than 290,182 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). John Eliot Gardiner is the 31st most popular conductor (down from 23rd in 2019), the 1,435th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 1,183rd in 2019) and the 2nd most popular British Conductor.

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Among conductors, John Eliot Gardiner ranks 31 out of 97Before him are George Szell, Serge Koussevitzky, Franz Danzi, Hans Knappertsbusch, Eugen Jochum, and Charles Dutoit. After him are Simon Rattle, James Levine, Colin Davis, Fritz Reiner, Giuseppe Sinopoli, and Antal Doráti.

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Among people born in 1943, John Eliot Gardiner ranks 137Before him are Juan Giménez, Armando Guebuza, Wanda Rutkiewicz, Peter Sauber, Mustafa Dzhemilev, and Richard J. Roberts. After him are Arturo Merzario, Kiyoshi Tomizawa, Martin Campbell, Abdul-Aziz ibn Abdullah Al ash-Sheikh, Beba Lončar, and Conchata Ferrell.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, John Eliot Gardiner ranks 1,435 out of 6,924Before him are Arthur Machen (1863), William George Horner (1786), Evelyn De Morgan (1855), Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex (1565), George Stubbs (1724), and Thomas Hicks (1876). After him are Keith O'Brien (1938), J. Lee Thompson (1914), Norman Lockyer (1836), Donovan (1946), John Nelson Darby (1800), and Glenn Tipton (1947).

Among CONDUCTORS In United Kingdom

Among conductors born in United Kingdom, John Eliot Gardiner ranks 2Before him are Leopold Stokowski (1882). After him are Simon Rattle (1955), Colin Davis (1927), John Barbirolli (1899), Thomas Beecham (1879), Jeffrey Tate (1943), Henry Wood (1869), Adrian Boult (1889), Malcolm Sargent (1895), Raymond Leppard (1927), and Antonio Pappano (1959).