Clipped From The New York Times
Aladar '. Szendrei. the leadlaa conductor conductor of the Century Opera Company, Is one of the youngest opera conductors. He was born on Feb. 29, 1H84, In Budapest Budapest Hungary. ' He made his first pubUo appearance as a pianist rat the age of 1- 1- and on that occasion performed performed two of bis own compositions. When he was barely 18. he carried Off two. prizes, one for $700 and tbe other for $1,000, offered by Archbishop llay-nald llay-nald llay-nald and the leading- leading- clubs of Hungary respectively for, a Mass and a Festival Overture. He conducted In the Cologne, Brunn and Berlin Opera Houses. Ssen-drel Ssen-drel Ssen-drel . made his debut In this country two years ago aa Wagnerian conductor of the Chicago-Philadelphia Chicago-Philadelphia Chicago-Philadelphia Opera Company. Company. At the end of tils engagement he returned to Germany aa conductor of the Hamburg Opera House.