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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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 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 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 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(LP) Erato STU 71201 Portugal 1979 Sell This Version
STU 71333 Armin Jordan, Richard Strauss, Richard Wagner, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne Armin Jordan, Richard Strauss, Richard Wagner, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne - / 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
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
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
NUM 75063 Franz Schubert, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan Franz Schubert, Basler Sinfonie-Orchester, Armin Jordan - F. Schubert : Symphonie N°8 / Symphonie N°4(LP, Album, Gat) Erato NUM 75063 France 1983 Sell This Version
MHS 4738 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Michel Dalberto, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra*, Armin Jordan Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Michel Dalberto, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra*, Armin Jordan - Two Piano Concerti(LP, Album) Musical Heritage Society MHS 4738 US 1983 Sell This Version
NUM 75059 Ernest Chausson - Jessye NormanMichel DalbertoQuatuor & Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte-Carlo*Armin Jordan Ernest Chausson - Jessye NormanMichel DalbertoQuatuor & Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte-Carlo*Armin Jordan - Poème De L'Amour Et De La Mer • Chanson Perpétuelle • Mélodies(LP, Album) Erato NUM 75059 France 1983 Sell This Version
09.275079.50 Chabrier* - Orchestre National De France, Armin Jordan Chabrier* - Orchestre National De France, Armin Jordan - España Erato 09.275079.50 Portugal 1984 Sell This Version
NUM 75124 Antonín Dvořák, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan Antonín Dvořák, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Serenade Pour Cordes Op. 22 / Suite Tcheque Op. 39(LP, Album, Promo) Erato NUM 75124 France 1984 Sell This Version
STU 71538 J. Haydn* / Anne Queffélec, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan J. Haydn* / Anne Queffélec, Orchestre De Chambre De Lausanne, Armin Jordan - Concertos Pour Piano(LP) Erato STU 71538 France 1984 Sell This Version
75175 Paul Dukas, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande, Armin Jordan Paul Dukas, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande, Armin Jordan - La Péri - Symphonie En Ut Majeur (Album) Erato, Cascavelle 75175 France 1985 Sell This Version
NUM 75201 Maurice Ravel, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande, Armin Jordan Maurice Ravel, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande, Armin Jordan - Boléro (Album) Erato, Cascavelle NUM 75201 France 1986 Sell This Version
NUM 75251 César Franck - Armin Jordan, Basler Sinfonie Orchester* César Franck - Armin Jordan, Basler Sinfonie Orchester* - Le Chasseur Maudit • Les Éolides • Psyché(LP) Erato NUM 75251 France 1986 Sell This Version