Armin Jordan

Armin Jordan

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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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Armin Jordan Discography

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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
STU 71057 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 STU 71057 Portugal 1978 Sell This Version
STU 71125 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(LP, Album) Erato STU 71125 France 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 71125 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(LP, Album) Erato STU 71125 Portugal 1978 Sell This Version
STU 71129 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 STU 71129 Portugal 1979 Sell This Version
STU 71201 César Franck, Edvard Grieg, Richard Addinsell, Gabriel Tacchino - Armin Jordan - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo César Franck, Edvard Grieg, Richard Addinsell, Gabriel Tacchino - Armin Jordan - Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo - Concerto De Varsovie (Album) Erato STU 71201 Portugal 1979 Sell This Version
STU 71201 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(LP) Erato STU 71201 France 1979 Sell This Version
STU 71207 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(LP) Erato STU 71207 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
9500 929 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 9500 929 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 71333 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(LP) Erato STU 71333 France 1981 Sell This Version
STU 71430 Antonín Dvořák, Armin Jordan Antonín Dvořák, Armin Jordan - Requiem : Missa Pro Defunctis, Op. 89(2xLP, Box) Erato STU 71430 France 1981 Sell This Version
STU 71369 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(LP) Erato STU 71369 France 1981 Sell This Version
STU 71459 Armin Jordan & Basler Sinfonie-Orchester Armin Jordan & Basler Sinfonie-Orchester - Valses & Polkas Viennoises / Viennese Waltzes And Polkas / Wiener-Walzer Und Polkas (Album) Erato STU 71459 Portugal 1982 Sell This Version
MCE 71458 Claude Debussy, Basler Sinfonie Orchester*, Armin Jordan Claude Debussy, Basler Sinfonie Orchester*, Armin Jordan - La Boîte À Joujoux - Six Épigraphes Antiques - Sarabande(Cass, Album) Erato MCE 71458 France 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
ECD 88015 Wagner*, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan Wagner*, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan - Wagner - Ouvertures... (Album) Erato ECD 88015 France 1983 Sell This Version
NUM 75052 Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte-Carlo, Armin Jordan Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte-Carlo, Armin Jordan - La Procession Nocturne, Op. 6 / Fantaisie Symphonique / Adagio Pour Quatuor D'Orchestre, Op. 3 / Poeme Op. 25 (LP, Gat) Erato NUM 75052 France 1983 Sell This Version
MHS 4740T Luigi Boccherini, Frédéric Lodéon, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Armin Jordan Luigi Boccherini, Frédéric Lodéon, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Armin Jordan - Luigi Boccherini: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D Major; Cello Concerto No. 3(LP) Musical Heritage Society MHS 4740T US 1983 Sell This Version
STU 71495 Fauré* - Jean Hubeau, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Fauré* - Jean Hubeau, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Pelléas Et Mélisande / Masques Et Bergamasques - Pavane - Ballade(LP) Erato STU 71495 France 1983 Sell This Version
MHS 4739h 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) Musical Heritage Society MHS 4739h USA & Canada 1983 Sell This Version