Wishing a very happy ninetieth birthday to the legendary Dutch conductor Bernard Haitink!

In addition to serving as the Chicago Symphony’s principal conductor from 2006 until 2010, Haitink also launched the Orchestra’s CSO Resound record label with the recording of Mahler’s Third Symphony in 2007. For a complete list of his appearances and recordings, click here: Happy birthday, Bernard Haitink!

TOP: Bernard Haitink leads the Chicago Symphony in Orchestra Hall on October 31, 2013 | © Todd Rosenberg Photography 2013