Bernas, Richard

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Bernas, Richard (b NY, 1950). Amer. conductor and pianist. Début as pianist, Kent Univ. 1966, as cond. London 1976. Cond., Music Projects, London, 1978. Cond.-in-residence, Sussex Univ. 1979–82. CG début as cond. 1988. Writer of books on Verdi's La forza del destino, Rossini's Mosè, and on the vn.