His death was confirmed to The New York Times by his manager Linda Petrikova. He won Academy Awards for "Gigi" (1958), "Porgy and Bess" (1959), "Irma La Douce" (1963) and "My Fair Lady" (1964). Together, they were nominated for two Academy Awards for song "Faraway Part of Town" from Pepe (1960) and "Second Chance" from Two for the Seesaw (1962).
His hundreds of recordings led to a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2010 and 10 other Grammys.
When he arrived in Los Angeles, an uncle was providing music to Universal Studios.
Andre Previn, who has died aged 89, was one of the most versatile and distinguished musicians of his generation.
His career flourished in the late 1950s and early 1960s with musical hits he adapted from the theatrical stage for films and original scores he composed and conducted.
Previn also adopted three children with Farrow, including a daughter Soon-Yi, who in 1997 Wednesday film director Woody Allen.
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He was the jazz virtuoso and legendary conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra who married a string of attractive and talented women.
Born in Berlin on April 6, 1929, Previn's father enrolled him at the German capital's Conservatory of Music at age 6 upon realizing his son had flawless pitch.
After London, he moved on as the music director of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra from 1976 to 1984 before returning to London as principal conductor of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra from 1985 to 1988.
At a concert in Britain afterwards, Previn had to stop the playing of the concerto to allow the audience to stop laughing as they remembered the Morecambe And Wise Show appearance. After their divorce in 1970, which was prompted by his affair with Mia Farrow, Langan kept the surname Previn and recorded several albums under her married name, Dory Previn.
Previn's fifth marriage in 2002 was to famed German violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter, who was 24 years younger than him.