André Previn conducts a rehearsal at the Kölner Philharmonie in Cologne, Germany.
André Previn conducts a rehearsal at the Kölner Philharmonie in Cologne, Germany.

(CNN)Famed composer André Previn, who won four Academy Awards for his work on films like “Porgy & Bess” and “My Fair Lady,” has died. He was 89.

Previn’s manager, Linda Petrikova told CNN that he died Thursday morning in his Manhattan home after a short illness.

He was also named…