Claudio Abbado

Claudio Abbado

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

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

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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 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* - Movements From Romeo And Juliet And Chout Decca UK 1967 Sell This Version
Beethoven*, Vienna Philharmonic*, Claudio Abbado Beethoven*, Vienna Philharmonic*, Claudio Abbado - Symphony No 7 / Prometheus Overture (Album) Decca UK 1967 Sell This Version
Brahms* / Claudio Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker Brahms* / Claudio Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker - Serenade Nr. 2 A-dur Op. 16 - Akademische Fest-Ouverture Op. 80 Deutsche Grammophon Italy 1968 Sell This Version
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 Japan 1967 Sell This Version
Mendelssohn*, London Symphony*, Abbado* Mendelssohn*, London Symphony*, Abbado* - Scotch Symphony / Italian Symphony (Album) Decca, Decca UK 1968 Sell This Version
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 Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1968 Sell This Version
XL 172 547 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(LP, Album, RE) Ex Libris XL 172 547 Switzerland 1968 Sell This Version
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
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
Prokofiev* - Claudio Abbado, The London Symphony Orchestra Prokofiev* - Claudio Abbado, The 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
Claude Debussy / Maurice RavelBoston Symphony OrchestraClaudio Abbado Claude Debussy / Maurice RavelBoston Symphony OrchestraClaudio Abbado - Nocturnes (Nuages · Fêtes · Sirènes) / Daphnis Et Chloé II · Pavane (Album) Deutsche Grammophon UK 1970 Sell This Version
2543 521 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 - Daphinis Et Chloe, Ballet En Un Acte / Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte / Trios Nocturnes(LP, Album) Deutsche Grammophon 2543 521 Germany 1970 Sell This Version
MG 2292 Tschaikowsky*Liszt* - Martha Argerich, Charles Dutoit, Claudio Abbado Tschaikowsky*Liszt* - Martha Argerich, Charles Dutoit, Claudio Abbado - Klavierkonzert • Piano Concerto No.1(LP, Album, Gat) Deutsche Grammophon MG 2292 Japan 1970 Sell This Version
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
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
Johannes Brahms - Berliner Philharmoniker - Claudio Abbado Johannes Brahms - Berliner Philharmoniker - Claudio Abbado - Symphony No. 2 (Album) Ex Libris Switzerland 1971 Sell This Version
SXL 6494, SXL.6494 Bruckner*, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado Bruckner*, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Symphony No.1 In C Minor(LP) Decca, Decca SXL 6494, SXL.6494 UK 1971 Sell This Version
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
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
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
2709 039 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(3xLP + Box) Deutsche Grammophon 2709 039 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
Claudio Abbado, Wiener Philharmoniker Claudio Abbado, Wiener Philharmoniker - Symphonie Nr. 1 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Mendelssohn*, Tschaikowsky*, Nathan Milstein, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado Mendelssohn*, Tschaikowsky*, Nathan Milstein, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado - Violinkonzerte (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1973 Sell This Version
Peter Tschaikowsky*, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado Peter Tschaikowsky*, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 6 "Pathétique" (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1973 Sell This Version