Swiss conductor who became Bard College’s 14th president in 1975. He gained a Ph.D. from Harvard College or university in music background after obtaining his bachelor’s level from the College or university of Chicago. When he became the leader of Franconia University (that is today defunct) at age 23 he became the youngest university leader in US background. Both of his parents with doctors and his sibling David is really a biologist. Celebrity Gaby Hoffman went to Bard University while he was the Leader.