Ernest MacMillan, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Ernest MacMillan

Canadian conductor

Date of Birth: 18-Aug-1893

Place of Birth: Ontario, Canada

Date of Death: 06-May-1973

Profession: composer, conductor, pianist, music pedagogue

Nationality: Canada

Zodiac Sign: Leo

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About Ernest MacMillan

  • Sir Ernest Alexander Campbell MacMillan, (August 18, 1893 – May 6, 1973) was a Canadian orchestral conductor, composer, organist, and Canada's only "Musical Knight".
  • He is widely regarded as being Canada's pre-eminent musician, from the 1920s through the 1950s.
  • His contributions to the development of music in Canada were sustained and varied, as conductor, performer, composer, administrator, lecturer, adjudicator, writer, humourist, and statesman.

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