Claudio Abbado

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Claudio Abbado was an Italian conductor (born June 26, 1933 in Milan, Italy; died January 20, 2014 in Bologna, Italy).

He was the music director of La Scala from 1968 to 1986. He founded the Orchestra della Scala for the performance of orchestral repertoire in concert.
He was principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra from 1979 to 1987. In the US, he was principal guest conductor of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra from 1982 to 1986.
In 1989, the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra elected Abbado as their chief conductor, to succeed Herbert von Karajan. Abbado held this post until 2002.
In 2003, he formed the Lucerne Festival Orchestra.
He is also founder and music director of the European Union Youth Orchestra (1978) and the Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester (1986).
In 1988, Abbado founded the music festival <i>Wien Modern</i>, which has since expanded to include all aspects of contemporary art.
He has recorded a wide range of Romantic works, in particular Gustav Mahler, as well as modern works such as Arnold Schoenberg, Karlheinz Stockhausen and Luigi Nono.
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Claudio Abbado Discography Tracks

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Claudio Abbado - Klavierkonzert Nr. 3 C-Dur · In C Major · En Ut Majeur/Klavierkonzert G-Dur · In G Major · En Sol Majeur album art Prokofieff* / Ravel* - Martha Argerich / Berliner Philharmoniker / Claudio Abbado Prokofieff* / Ravel* - Martha Argerich / Berliner Philharmoniker / Claudio Abbado - Klavierkonzert Nr. 3 C-Dur · In C Major · En Ut Majeur/Klavierkonzert G-Dur · In G Major · En Sol Majeur (Album) Deutsche Grammophon UK 1967 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Movements From Romeo And Juliet And Chout album art Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* - Movements From Romeo And Juliet And Chout Decca Spain 1967 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphony No 7 / Prometheus Overture album art Beethoven*, Vienna Philharmonic*, Claudio Abbado Beethoven*, Vienna Philharmonic*, Claudio Abbado - Symphony No 7 / Prometheus Overture (Album) Decca UK 1967 Sell This Version
CS 6522 Claudio Abbado - Movements From Romeo And Juliet And Chout album art Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* - Movements From Romeo And Juliet And Chout(LP) London Records CS 6522 UK 1967 Sell This Version
29 678-0 Claudio Abbado - Klavierkonzert Nr. 3 C-Dur · In C Major · En Ut Majeur/Klavierkonzert G-Dur · In G Major · En Sol Majeur album art Prokofieff* / Ravel* - Martha Argerich / Berliner Philharmoniker / Claudio Abbado Prokofieff* / Ravel* - Martha Argerich / Berliner Philharmoniker / Claudio Abbado - Klavierkonzert Nr. 3 C-Dur · In C Major · En Ut Majeur/Klavierkonzert G-Dur · In G Major · En Sol Majeur(LP, Clu) Deutsche Grammophon 29 678-0 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Konzert Für Klavier Und Orchester Nr. 1 E-moll Op. 11 album art Chopin* · Martha Argerich · The London Symphony Orchestra · Claudio Abbado Chopin* · Martha Argerich · The London Symphony Orchestra · Claudio Abbado - Konzert Für Klavier Und Orchester Nr. 1 E-moll Op. 11 Ex Libris Switzerland 1968 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 album art Frédéric Chopin / Franz LisztMartha Argerich, Claudio Abbado, The London Symphony Orchestra Frédéric Chopin / Franz LisztMartha Argerich, Claudio Abbado, The London Symphony Orchestra - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Yugoslavia 1968 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Scotch Symphony / Italian Symphony album art Mendelssohn*, London Symphony*, Abbado* Mendelssohn*, London Symphony*, Abbado* - Scotch Symphony / Italian Symphony (Album) Decca, Decca UK 1968 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 2 C-moll Op. 17, In C Minor, En Ut Mineur album art Peter Tschaikowsky* - New Philharmonia Orchestra, Claudio Abbado Peter Tschaikowsky* - New Philharmonia Orchestra, Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 2 C-moll Op. 17, In C Minor, En Ut Mineur (Album) Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon UK 1968 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphonic Metamorphoses On Themes Of Weber / Sinfonietta album art Hindemith* / Janáček*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado Hindemith* / Janáček*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Symphonic Metamorphoses On Themes Of Weber / Sinfonietta (Album) Decca, Decca Netherlands 1969 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Great Scenes From Verdi album art Nicolai Ghiaurov, Ambrosian Singers*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Abbado* Nicolai Ghiaurov, Ambrosian Singers*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Abbado* - Great Scenes From Verdi Decca UK 1970 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Nocturnes (Nuages · Fêtes · Sirènes) / Daphnis Et Chloé II · Pavane album art Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy, Boston Symphony Orchestra, New England Conservatory Chorus, Claudio Abbado Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy, Boston Symphony Orchestra, New England Conservatory Chorus, Claudio Abbado - Nocturnes (Nuages · Fêtes · Sirènes) / Daphnis Et Chloé II · Pavane (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1970 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphony No.1 In D Major Op.25 "Classical" - Symphony No.3 In C Minor Op.44 album art Prokofiev* - Claudio Abbado, London Symphony Orchestra* Prokofiev* - Claudio Abbado, London Symphony Orchestra* - Symphony No.1 In D Major Op.25 "Classical" - Symphony No.3 In C Minor Op.44 (Album) Decca UK 1970 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphony No.1 In C Minor album art Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado - Symphony No.1 In C Minor Decca, Decca US 1971 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Lulu-Suite • Altenberg-Lieder Op. 4 • Drei Orchester-Stücke Op. 6 album art Alban Berg - Margaret PriceLondon Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado Alban Berg - Margaret PriceLondon Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Lulu-Suite • Altenberg-Lieder Op. 4 • Drei Orchester-Stücke Op. 6 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1971 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Le Poème De L'Extase / Romeo Und Julia album art Skrjabin* / Tschaikowsky* - Boston Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado Skrjabin* / Tschaikowsky* - Boston Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado - Le Poème De L'Extase / Romeo Und Julia Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1971 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 2 album art Johannes Brahms - Berliner Philharmoniker - Claudio Abbado Johannes Brahms - Berliner Philharmoniker - Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 2 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Switzerland 1971 Sell This Version
SLC 2101 Claudio Abbado - Scotch Symphony / Italian Symphony album art Mendelssohn* / London Symphony*, Abbado* Mendelssohn* / London Symphony*, Abbado* - Scotch Symphony / Italian Symphony(LP) London SLC 2101 Japan 1971 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Serenade Nr. 2 A-dur Op. 16 ∙ Akademische Fest-Ouvertüre Op. 80 album art Johannes Brahms - Berliner PhilharmonikerClaudio Abbado Johannes Brahms - Berliner PhilharmonikerClaudio Abbado - Serenade Nr. 2 A-dur Op. 16 ∙ Akademische Fest-Ouvertüre Op. 80 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1972 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Il Barbiere Di Siviglia album art Gioacchino Rossini - Hermann Prey · Teresa Berganza · Luigi Alva · Enzo Dara · Paolo Montarsolo - London Symphony Orchestra* - Claudio Abbado Gioacchino Rossini - Hermann Prey · Teresa Berganza · Luigi Alva · Enzo Dara · Paolo Montarsolo - London Symphony Orchestra* - Claudio Abbado - Il Barbiere Di Siviglia (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Europe 1972 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 5 E-moll, Op.64 album art Tschaikowsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado Tschaikowsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 5 E-moll, Op.64 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Italy 1972 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - An Evening With The Boston Symphony Orchestra album art The Boston Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By William Steinberg, Michael Tilson Thomas, Rafael Kubelik, Claudio Abbado The Boston Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By William Steinberg, Michael Tilson Thomas, Rafael Kubelik, Claudio Abbado - An Evening With The Boston Symphony Orchestra Deutsche Grammophon Italy 1972 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - La Cenerentola album art Gioacchino Rossini - Teresa Berganza · Luigi Alva · Renato Capecchi · Paolo Montarsolo, London Symphony Orchestra* · Scottish Opera Chorus, Claudio Abbado Gioacchino Rossini - Teresa Berganza · Luigi Alva · Renato Capecchi · Paolo Montarsolo, London Symphony Orchestra* · Scottish Opera Chorus, Claudio Abbado - La Cenerentola Deutsche Grammophon Switzerland 1972 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 1 album art Claudio Abbado, Wiener Philharmoniker Claudio Abbado, Wiener Philharmoniker - Symphonie Nr. 1 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado - Brahms: Four Symphonies album art Johannes Brahms / Claudio Abbado / Wiener Philharmoniker - Berliner Philharmoniker - Staatskapelle Dresden - London Symphony Orchestra* Johannes Brahms / Claudio Abbado / Wiener Philharmoniker - Berliner Philharmoniker - Staatskapelle Dresden - London Symphony Orchestra* - Brahms: Four Symphonies Deutsche Grammophon Spain 1973 Sell This Version