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 Wien Modern, 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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CS 6522 Movements From Romeo And Juliet And Chout — Claudio Abbado Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* Prokofiev*, Claudio Abbado, London Symphony* - Movements From Romeo And Juliet And Chout (Album) Decca CS 6522 US 1967 Sell This Version
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CS 6510 Symphony No 7 / Prometheus Overture — Claudio Abbado Beethoven*, Claudio Abbado, Vienna Philharmonic* Beethoven*, Claudio Abbado, Vienna Philharmonic* - Symphony No 7 / Prometheus Overture (Album) Decca CS 6510 US 1967 Sell This Version
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139349SLPM Klavierkonzert Nr. 3 C-Dur · In C Major · En Ut Majeur/Klavierkonzert G-Dur · In G Major · En Sol Majeur — Claudio Abbado 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, Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon 139349SLPM UK 1967 Sell This Version
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XL 172 547 Konzert Für Klavier Und Orchester Nr. 1 E-moll Op. 11 — Claudio Abbado Chopin* · Martha Argerich · London Symphony Orchestra* · Claudio Abbado Chopin* · Martha Argerich · London Symphony Orchestra* · Claudio Abbado - Konzert Für Klavier Und Orchester Nr. 1 E-moll Op. 11 Ex Libris, Grammoclub Ex Libris XL 172 547 Switzerland 1968 Sell This Version
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139 371 SLPM, 139371, SLPM 139 371 Serenade Nr. 2 A-dur Op. 16 ∙ Akademische Fest-Ouvertüre Op. 80 — Claudio Abbado 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 139 371 SLPM, 139371, SLPM 139 371 Germany 1968 Sell This Version
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139381, 139 381 SLPM Symphonie Nr. 2 C-moll Op. 17, In C Minor, En Ut Mineur — Claudio Abbado 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 139381, 139 381 SLPM UK 1968 Sell This Version
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SXL 6363, SXL.6363 Scotch Symphony / Italian Symphony — Claudio Abbado Mendelssohn*, London Symphony*, Abbado* Mendelssohn*, London Symphony*, Abbado* - Scotch Symphony / Italian Symphony (Album) Decca, Decca SXL 6363, SXL.6363 UK 1968 Sell This Version
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139 383 SLPM Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 / Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 — Claudio Abbado Chopin* / Liszt*Martha Argerich, London Symphony Orchestra* · Claudio Abbado Chopin* / Liszt*Martha Argerich, London Symphony Orchestra* · Claudio Abbado - Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 / Klavierkonzert Nr. 1 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon 139 383 SLPM UK 1968 Sell This Version
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OS 26106 'Rinaldo' / 'Schicksalslied' (Song Of Destiny) — Claudio Abbado Brahms*James King (3), Claudio Abbado, Ambrosian Chorus*, New Philharmonia Orchestra Brahms*James King (3), Claudio Abbado, Ambrosian Chorus*, New Philharmonia Orchestra - 'Rinaldo' / 'Schicksalslied' (Song Of Destiny) (Album) Decca, Decca OS 26106 US 1969 Sell This Version
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SXL 6398 Symphonic Metamorphoses On Themes Of Weber / Sinfonietta — Claudio Abbado Hindemith* / Janáček*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado Hindemith* / Janáček*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Symphonic Metamorphoses On Themes Of Weber / Sinfonietta (Album) Decca, Decca SXL 6398 Netherlands 1969 Sell This Version
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MRF-55 I Capuleti E I Montecchi — Claudio Abbado Bellini*, Scotto*, Aragall*, Pavarotti* Cond. Claudio Abbado Bellini*, Scotto*, Aragall*, Pavarotti* Cond. Claudio Abbado - I Capuleti E I Montecchi(2xLP, Album + Box) MRF Records MRF-55 US 1970 Sell This Version
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411818-1 Great Scenes From Verdi — Claudio Abbado Nicolai Ghiaurov, Ambrosian Singers*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Abbado* Nicolai Ghiaurov, Ambrosian Singers*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Abbado* - Great Scenes From Verdi (Album) Decca 411818-1 France 1970 Sell This Version
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7.061 / SXL 6469 Symphony No.1 Prokofiev* - Orchestre Symphonique de Londres* / Claudio Abbado Prokofiev* - Orchestre Symphonique de Londres* / Claudio Abbado - Symphony No.1 "Classical" - Symphony No.3 (Album) Decca 7.061 / SXL 6469 France 1970 Sell This Version
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2530 038 Nocturnes (Nuages · Fêtes · Sirènes) / Daphnis Et Chloé II · Pavane — Claudio Abbado Claude Debussy / Maurice RavelBoston Symphony OrchestraNew England Conservatory Chorus - Claudio Abbado Claude Debussy / Maurice RavelBoston Symphony OrchestraNew England Conservatory Chorus - Claudio Abbado - Nocturnes (Nuages · Fêtes · Sirènes) / Daphnis Et Chloé II · Pavane (Album) Deutsche Grammophon 2530 038 Germany 1970 Sell This Version
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2530 146 Lulu-Suite • Altenberg-Lieder Op. 4 • Drei Orchester-Stücke Op. 6 — Claudio Abbado 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 2530 146 Germany 1971 Sell This Version
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XL 172 783 Symphonie Nr. 2 — Claudio Abbado Johannes Brahms - Berliner Philharmoniker - Claudio Abbado Johannes Brahms - Berliner Philharmoniker - Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 2 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon XL 172 783 Switzerland 1971 Sell This Version
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CS 6706, CS.6706 Symphony No.1 In C Minor — Claudio Abbado Bruckner* / Claudio Abbado / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra* Bruckner* / Claudio Abbado / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra* - Symphony No.1 In C Minor Decca, Decca CS 6706, CS.6706 US 1971 Sell This Version
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2530 137 Le Poème De L'Extase / Romeo Und Julia — Claudio Abbado Skrjabin* / Tschaikowsky* - Boston Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado Skrjabin* / Tschaikowsky* - Boston Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado - Le Poème De L'Extase / Romeo Und Julia (Album) Deutsche Grammophon 2530 137 Germany 1971 Sell This Version
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171812/814, XL 171 812/14 La Cenerentola — Claudio Abbado 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 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon 171812/814, XL 171 812/14 Switzerland 1972 Sell This Version
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3371 003 Il Barbiere Di Siviglia — Claudio Abbado 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 3371 003 Europe 1972 Sell This Version
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2530 198 ST 33 Symphonie Nr. 5 E-moll, Op.64 — Claudio Abbado Tschaikowsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado Tschaikowsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Claudio Abbado - Symphonie Nr. 5 E-moll, Op.64 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon 2530 198 ST 33 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
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1S 06 040, 2561 242, 2561 243, 2561 244, 2561 345 4 Symphonies — Claudio Abbado 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* - 4 Symphonies (Comp, Album) Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon 1S 06 040, 2561 242, 2561 243, 2561 244, 2561 345 Spain 1973 Sell This Version
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SXL 6549 Symphony No.8 - The Unfinished / Symphony No.8 — Claudio Abbado Beethoven* / Schubert*, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio AbbadoJosef Krips Beethoven* / Schubert*, Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio AbbadoJosef Krips - Symphony No.8 - The Unfinished / Symphony No.8 Decca, Decca SXL 6549 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
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3306 010 Il Barbiere Di Siviglia (Querschnitt) — Claudio Abbado Claudio Abbado, The London Symphony Orchestra Claudio Abbado, The London Symphony Orchestra - Il Barbiere Di Siviglia (Querschnitt) (Album, Single) Deutsche Grammophon 3306 010 Germany 1972 Sell This Version
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2530 359 Violinkonzerte — Claudio Abbado Mendelssohn*Tchaikowsky* - Nathan Milstein, Orchestre Philharmonique De Vienne*Claudio Abbado Mendelssohn*Tchaikowsky* - Nathan Milstein, Orchestre Philharmonique De Vienne*Claudio Abbado - Violinkonzerte (Album) Deutsche Grammophon 2530 359 France 1973 Sell This Version

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April 27, 2019
In my toplist of least favorite/interesting conductors.
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