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Abbado

Claudio. born 1933, Italian conductor; principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra (1979--88); director of the Vienna State Opera (1986--91), and the Berlin Philharmonic (1989--2001)
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They hold a long roster of artists including many of the world's most admired talents such as Bryn Terfel, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Krystian Zimerman, Claudio Abbado, Placido Domingo, Valery Gergiev, Magdalena Kozena, Anna Netrebko and Rolando Villazon.
The label's peerless catalogue features legendary recordings by the greatest conductors and orchestras - from Herbert von Karajan and Leonard Bernstein to Claudio Abbado, Daniel Barenboim and the Berliner Philharmoniker.
Composed in 1823, it was never performed in Schubert's lifetime, and even after its first performance in Karlsruhe in 1897, it had to wait until 1988 for a modern-day premiere, at the Theater an derWien conducted by Claudio Abbado.
Yet in the intervening years, it was more common to find DVDs of individual works, which often captured outstanding performances, like the ones of the Fourth and Eighth Symphonies by the late Klaus Tennstedt, or the series of festival concerts Claudio Abbado has led in Lucerne.
ROHM will dedicate those two concerts to the great Maestro Claudio Abbado, who passed away before being able to come to the Sultanate and achieve his desire to conduct the Orchestra for the scheduled concert.
One obituary of the late maestro Claudio Abbado -- who was known for his humble, subdued personality and style at the rostrum -- reported that as a student he learned to conduct with one hand tied behind his back.
On February 5 and 6 Italian conductor Gianluigi Gelmetti, who replaced Claudio Abbado who regretfully had to cancel due to poor health, will conduct the Orchestra Mozart, joined by Italian pianist Maurizio Pollini.
I also had a few memorable meetings with Charles Mackerras and Edward Downes, but also with Claudio Abbado, Yuri Temirkanov, Mariss Jansons, Neeme Jarvi, Valery Gergiev.
After a memorable concert with COE in Paris in 2002 with Claudio Abbado I put my oboe in its box for the last time".
Unter dieser sehr willkurlichen Selektion findet sich ebenso ein Zeitungsinterview von Claudio Abbado wie Schunemanns Geschichte des Dirigieren aus dem Jahr 1913.
Those who also received awards alongside Oliver include Claudio Abbado and Mitsuko Uchida.
Bartoli has since worked with a host of other acclaimed conductors, including Claudio Abbado, Pierre Boulez, Riccardo Chailly, William Christie, Myung-Whun Chung, Charles Dutoit, Christopher Hogwood, James Levine, Zubin Mehta, Riccardo Muti, Sir Simon Rattle, Giuseppe Sinopoli and Sir Georg Solti amongst others.