Armin Jordan

Armin Jordan

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Armin Jordan, was a Swiss conductor known for his interpretations of French music, Mozart and Wagner. He was born April 9, 1932 in Luzern, Switzerland, and died at age 64 in Zürich, Switzerland, on September 20, 2006. He grew up in Fribourg, and initially studied literature, law and theology before devoting himself to music full time. His first professional engagement came in 1957, when he was hired as assistant conductor at the theater in Biel. Subsequently, he was principal conductor of the Zurich Opera (1963-68), the St. Gallen opera (1968-71) and the theater of Basel (1971-89); he also led the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra from 1973 to 1985. His best-known association was with the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, based in Geneva, where he was music director for 12 years, from 1985 to 1997. Internationally, he appeared with the Vienna State Opera, at the festival of Aix-en-Provence, at the Paris Opéra and in many other capitals.
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EL 16 589, EL 16589 Peter Mieg, Annette Weisbrod, Ernst Haefliger, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan Peter Mieg, Annette Weisbrod, Ernst Haefliger, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan - Klavierkonzert Nr. 2 / Mit Nacht Und Nacht(LP) Ex Libris, Ex Libris EL 16 589, EL 16589 Switzerland 1971 Sell This Version
SMSA 2766 Mozart*, Franco Gulli, Collegium Academicum De Genève, Armin Jordan Mozart*, Franco Gulli, Collegium Academicum De Genève, Armin Jordan - Konzerte Fur Violine Und Orchester Nr 2 In D-dur - Nr 4 In D-dur(LP) Concert Hall SMSA 2766 UK 1972 Sell This Version
MHS 824597 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Maria-João Pires, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Gulbenkian Orchestra, Theodor Guschlbauer, Armin Jordan Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Maria-João Pires, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Gulbenkian Orchestra, Theodor Guschlbauer, Armin Jordan - Mozart Four Piano Concerti(LP, Album) Musical Heritage Society MHS 824597 US 1975 Sell This Version
W.A. Mozart* - Maria-João Pires, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan W.A. Mozart* - Maria-João Pires, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Deux Concertos Pour Piano - No. 12 En La Majeur, KV 414 - No. 19 En Fa Majeur, KV 459 (Album) Erato Portugal 1978 Sell This Version
STU 71059 Domenico Cimarosa, Philippe Huttenlocher, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Domenico Cimarosa, Philippe Huttenlocher, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Il Maestro Di Cappella, Il Matrimonio Segreto(LP) Erato STU 71059 France 1978 Sell This Version
STU 71126 Ravel*, Armin Jordan, Philippe Huttenlocher, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne Ravel*, Armin Jordan, Philippe Huttenlocher, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne - Don Quichotte à Dulcinée / Le Tombeau De Couperin / Ma Mère L'Oye / Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte(LP) Erato STU 71126 France 1978 Sell This Version
Chopin* - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo - Maria João Pires*, Armin Jordan Chopin* - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo - Maria João Pires*, Armin Jordan - 2 Concertos Pour Piano (Album) Erato, Dacapo Germany 1979 Sell This Version
Gabriel Tacchino - Armin Jordan - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo Gabriel Tacchino - Armin Jordan - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo - Concerto De Varsovie (Album) Erato France 1979 Sell This Version
W.A. Mozart*, Pierre Amoyal, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan W.A. Mozart*, Pierre Amoyal, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Deux Concertos Pour Violon Erato France 1980 Sell This Version
STU 71421 W.A. Mozart*, Michel Dalberto, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan W.A. Mozart*, Michel Dalberto, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Concertos Pour Piano(LP) Erato STU 71421 France 1980 Sell This Version
STU 71292 Joseph Haydn, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Joseph Haydn, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Die Jahreszeiten/Les Saisons/The Seasons(3xLP, Bàx) Erato STU 71292 France 1980 Sell This Version
Richard Strauss, Richard Wagner, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Richard Strauss, Richard Wagner, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Metamarphosen - Capriccio Op. 85 - Siegfried - Idyll Erato France 1981 Sell This Version
MHS 4414 Louis Spohr / Pierre Amoyal, Marielle Nordmann, Chamber Orchestra Of Lausanne*, Armin Jordan Louis Spohr / Pierre Amoyal, Marielle Nordmann, Chamber Orchestra Of Lausanne*, Armin Jordan - Violin Concerto No. 8 / Symphonie Concertante For Violin And Harp(LP, RE) Musical Heritage Society MHS 4414 US 1981 Sell This Version
Antonín Dvořák, Armin Jordan Antonín Dvořák, Armin Jordan - Requiem : Missa Pro Defunctis, Op. 89 (Album) Erato France 1981 Sell This Version
Boccherini*, Frédéric Lodéon, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Boccherini*, Frédéric Lodéon, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Concerto N°3 En Sol Majeur Pour Violoncelle - Concerto N°2 En Ré Majeur Pour Violoncelle Erato France 1981 Sell This Version
Joseph Haydn / Edith Mathis, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Joseph Haydn / Edith Mathis, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Arias • Arien Philips France 1981 Sell This Version
STU 71370 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Symphonies Concertante k.364, K. Anh. 9(LP, Album) Erato STU 71370 France 1981 Sell This Version
STU 71400 Claude Delangle, Claude Debussy, Armin Jordan, Antony Morf, Anne Queffélec, Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo Claude Delangle, Claude Debussy, Armin Jordan, Antony Morf, Anne Queffélec, Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo - Rhapsodies / Fantaisie(LP, Album, Gat) Erato STU 71400 France 1981 Sell This Version
STU 71296 Debussy*, Rachel Yakar, Eric Tappy, Philippe Huttenlocher, Jocelyne Taillon, François Loup, Armin Jordan Conducts Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo Debussy*, Rachel Yakar, Eric Tappy, Philippe Huttenlocher, Jocelyne Taillon, François Loup, Armin Jordan Conducts Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo - Pelléas et Mélisande(3xLP, Album, 3 r) Erato STU 71296 France 1981 Sell This Version
Claude Debussy, Basler Sinfonie Orchester*, Armin Jordan Claude Debussy, Basler Sinfonie Orchester*, Armin Jordan - Six Épigraphes Antiques . Sarabande . La Boîte À Joujoux (Album) Erato France 1982 Sell This Version
Armin Jordan & Basler Sinfonie-Orchester Armin Jordan & Basler Sinfonie-Orchester - Valses & Polkas Viennoises / Viennese Waltzes And Polkas / Wiener-Walzer Und Polkas (Album) Erato Portugal 1982 Sell This Version
STU 71422 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - L'Oeuvre Pour Hautbois-Concerto En Ut Majeur KV 314(LP) Erato STU 71422 France 1982 Sell This Version
NUM 75010 Richard Wagner, Armin Jordan Richard Wagner, Armin Jordan - Parsifal (Musique Originale Du Film De H.J. Syberberg)(5xLP + Box) Erato NUM 75010 France 1982 Sell This Version
Wagner*, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan Wagner*, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan - Wagner - Ouvertures... (Album) Erato France 1983 Sell This Version
W.A. Mozart* - Maria-João PiresOrchestre De Chambre De LausanneArmin Jordan W.A. Mozart* - Maria-João PiresOrchestre De Chambre De LausanneArmin Jordan - Deux Concertos Pour Piano: No. 27 En Si Bemol Majeur KV 595 - No. 20 En Re Mineur KV 466 (Vol. 7) (Album) Erato, Erato France 1978 Sell This Version

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