Juan Lamote De Grignon

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Joan Lamote de Grignon i Bocquet
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Spanish was a Spanish pianist, composer and orchestra director (7 July 1872 – 11 March 1949).

In 1911 he founded the Orquesta Sinfónica de Barcelona (later renamed as Orquestra Simfònica De Barcelona I Nacional De Catalunya) of which he was also music director. He directed the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. He was the successor of Celestí Sadurní in directing the Municipal Band of Barcelona in 1914, from where he promoted young performers and provided the Band with an acknowledged repertoire. Three years later he was appointed director of the Conservatory of the Gran Teatre del Liceu of Barcelona. In 1943 he founded the Orquesta de Valencia, which he directed until 1949.

His compositions, including transcriptions and arrangements, comprise some 150 songs, the oratorio La Nit de Nadal (1906), the lyric drama Hespèria (1907), a symphonic trilogy, a symphony, a Missa eucarística for two voices and organ, motets and spiritual songs, and El Parc d'atraccions for piano. He also wrote various sardanes for cobla and helped to found the band Cobla Barcelona.

His son Ricard Lamote de Grignon followed in his father's footsteps as a composer and orchestra director. Ricard worked alongside him as assistant director of the newly created València Municipal Orchestra
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AFD-241, AFD-242 Juan Lamote De Grignon - Armed Forces Records 241-242 album art Various Andaluza (as J. Lamotede Grignon) Various - Armed Forces Records 241-242(LP, Comp) Armed Forces Records, Armed Forces Records AFD-241, AFD-242 US 1956 Sell This Version
Juan Lamote De Grignon - The Music Of Spain album art Artur Rodzinski - Falla* Andaluza (From and 2 more… Artur Rodzinski - Falla* - The Music Of Spain (Album) Seraphim US 1959 Sell This Version
EPFM-178 Juan Lamote De Grignon - Granados album art Orquesta Radio Sinfonica De Paris* Andaluza (as Grignon) and 1 more… Orquesta Radio Sinfonica De Paris* - Granados(7", Single) Montilla EPFM-178 Spain 1960 Sell This Version
S-60157 Juan Lamote De Grignon - The Seraphim Guide To The Classics Vol. 7 The Spirit Of Nationalism album art Various Andaluza (from Danzas Espanolas) Various - The Seraphim Guide To The Classics Vol. 7 The Spirit Of Nationalism(LP, Comp) Seraphim S-60157 US 1970 Sell This Version
TRI 33113, SP 301 Juan Lamote De Grignon - Musique Espagnole album art Albeniz*, Granados*, Falla*, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra* / Artur Rodzinski Andaluza, extrait des and 2 more… Albeniz*, Granados*, Falla*, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra* / Artur Rodzinski - Musique Espagnole(LP, RE) Trianon, Sonopresse TRI 33113, SP 301 Canada 1977 Sell This Version
Juan Lamote De Grignon - Kika (Banda Sonora De La Pelicula) album art Various Danza Española Nº 5 and 1 more… Various - Kika (Banda Sonora De La Pelicula) (Album) Polydor, Polydor US 1993 Sell This Version
XW 2 Juan Lamote De Grignon - Els Segadors / Himno De Riego album art Banda Municipal De Barcelona Banda Municipal De Barcelona - Els Segadors / Himno De Riego(Shellac, 10") Disco "Gramófono" XW 2 Spain Unknown Sell This Version
S-60021 Juan Lamote De Grignon - The Three-Cornered Hat - Complete Dances album art Artur Rodzinski - Falla* Andaluza (From and 2 more… Artur Rodzinski - Falla* - The Three-Cornered Hat - Complete Dances(LP, RE) Seraphim S-60021 US Unknown Sell This Version
E3018 Juan Lamote De Grignon - Three Spanish Dances / Danzas Fantasticas album art Granados* / Turina*, Philharmonia Orchestra Of London* Conducted by Wilhelm Schuechter* Granados* / Turina*, Philharmonia Orchestra Of London* Conducted by Wilhelm Schuechter* - Three Spanish Dances / Danzas Fantasticas(LP) MGM Records E3018 US Unknown Sell This Version

Conducting & Leading

XW 2 Juan Lamote De Grignon - Els Segadors / Himno De Riego album art Banda Municipal De Barcelona Banda Municipal De Barcelona - Els Segadors / Himno De Riego(Shellac, 10") Disco "Gramófono" XW 2 Spain Unknown Sell This Version