Ermler, Mark (b Leningrad, 1932; d Seoul, 2002). Russ. conductor. Concert début, Leningrad PO 1952. Opera début Leningrad 1953 (Die Entführung). Joined Bolshoy Opera, Moscow, 1956, ballet début 1964. Brit. début 1974 (with Bolshoy Ballet, London). Toured with Bolshoy Opera to Canada, Fr., Japan, It., USA (1975), and W. Ger. CG ballet début 1985, opera 1986. Cond. War and Peace, Seattle 1990.
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