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December 31, 2021
Tom Hammond: UK Conductor “Dies Suddenly” 1 Week After Tweeting About COVID Booster Shot
Tom Hammond, the young conductor of the St Albans Symphony Orchestra, has died suddenly on December 27th, just one week after tweeting about getting the COVID booster shot.
Hammond, who was scheduled to perform at the New Year’s Cathedral concert this Saturday, founded the Hertfordshire Festival of Music in 2016 and was described as a dynamic, award-winning conductor known for his exciting and thoughtful programming and broad repertoire.