Abbado


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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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The Berlin Philharmonic, where Abbado was chief conductor from 1990 to 2002, said it was mourning ''an extraordinary musician and person.
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.
In her short career she performed with the world renowned Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra, and has sung under the baton of greats like Maestro Zubin Mehta and Maestro Roberto Abbado.
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.
Placed in the center of the festival's total of 10 performances of six productions, the gala "Viva Verdi" featured an international cast of singers and the ystanbul State Opera and Ballet orchestra and choir conducted by Roberto Abbado.
Acclaimed Daniele Abbado makes his Royal Opera debut directing.