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  • Leon Hirsh Guide

    By Shirl Lee Pitesky

    December 12, 2002 | 7:00 pm

    Leon Hirsh Guide, conductor, music educator and musician, died in early October. He was 81.

    Guide was born Feb. 3, 1921, in Turkey to Clara and Joseph Guide, who had left Russia during the civil war. The family moved to Chicago when Guide was 2.

    He studied cello while attending...