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Colin Davis

 
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(1927-2013) an English conductor who worked with the English National Opera in the 1960s and at the Royal Opera House in the 1970s and 1980s. He also conducted (= directed) the Boston Symphony Orchestra and was the main conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra from 1995. He was made a knight in 1980.