Dutch conductor wins Grammy

Dutch composer Bernard Haitink has won the best orchestral performance Grammy for Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 4 with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

Haitink (79), who has been principal conductor with the Chicago orchestra since 2006, was the only Dutch winner among the 110 awards.

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