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Bernard Haitink: 10 facts about the great conductor
4. International posts
Outside of the Netherlands, Haitink was principal conductor of the London Philharmonic from 1967 to 1979. He also served as the music director at Glyndebourne from 1978 to 1988 and was music director of the Royal Opera House from 1987 to 2002, where he was praised for his musicianship.