George Szell

Real Name:
György Széll
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Hungarian-born American conductor and composer, born June 7, 1897 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (today Hungary), died July 30, 1970 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. He is remembered today for his long and successful tenure as music director of the Cleveland Orchestra, which he directed since 1946. By the time of his death he was credited, to quote the critic Donal Henahan, with having built it into "what many critics regarded as the world's keenest symphonic instrument."
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C 3043 to C 3047 Benno Moiseiwitsch And The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By Georg Szell*, Beethoven* Benno Moiseiwitsch And The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By Georg Szell*, Beethoven* - Concerto No. 5 In E Flat Major Op. 73 (The Emperor)(5xShellac, 12", Album) His Master's Voice C 3043 to C 3047 UK 1938 Sell This Version
George Szell - Symphony No 4 In D Minor album art George Szell Conducts The Cleveland Orchestra / Schumann* George Szell Conducts The Cleveland Orchestra / Schumann* - Symphony No 4 In D Minor (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1949 Sell This Version
George Szell - Symphony No. 4 In A Major, Op. 90 "Italian" / Capriccio Brillant, Op. 22 album art Mendelssohn* ; The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell / Joanna Graudan, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, Dimitri Mitropoulos Mendelssohn* ; The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell / Joanna Graudan, Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, Dimitri Mitropoulos - Symphony No. 4 In A Major, Op. 90 "Italian" / Capriccio Brillant, Op. 22 (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1949 Sell This Version
George Szell - Nobilissima Visione (Concert Suite From The Ballet "St. Francis")  / Symphonic Metamorphosis On Themes Of Carl Maria Von Weber (1943) album art Hindemith* - The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy / The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell Hindemith* - The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy / The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell - Nobilissima Visione (Concert Suite From The Ballet "St. Francis") / Symphonic Metamorphosis On Themes Of Carl Maria Von Weber (1943) Columbia Masterworks US 1949 Sell This Version
ML 2079 George Szell - Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks / Don Juan album art Richard Strauss / The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell / Fritz Reiner Conducting The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra* Richard Strauss / The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell / Fritz Reiner Conducting The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra* - Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks / Don Juan(10") Columbia Masterworks ML 2079 US 1949 Sell This Version
George Szell - Haydn: Symphony No. 101 In D Major ("The Clock") / Symphony No. 92 In G Major ("Oxford") album art Eugene Ormandy, George Szell, Haydn*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, The Cleveland Orchestra Eugene Ormandy, George Szell, Haydn*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, The Cleveland Orchestra - Haydn: Symphony No. 101 In D Major ("The Clock") / Symphony No. 92 In G Major ("Oxford") (Album) Columbia Masterworks South Africa 1950 Sell This Version
George Szell - Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor, Op. 23 album art Tchaikovsky* : Clifford Curzon, The New Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By George Szell Tchaikovsky* : Clifford Curzon, The New Symphony Orchestra* Conducted By George Szell - Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor, Op. 23 London Records US 1950 Sell This Version
George Szell - Piano Concerto No.5 'The Emperor' album art Clifford Curzon, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, George Szell Clifford Curzon, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, George Szell - Piano Concerto No.5 'The Emperor' (Album) Decca, Decca, Decca Canada 1950 Sell This Version
LXT 2506, LXT2506, LXT.2506 Beethoven*, Clifford Curzon With George Szell Conducting The London Philharmonic Orchestra Beethoven*, Clifford Curzon With George Szell Conducting The London Philharmonic Orchestra - Piano Concerto No.5 'The Emperor'(LP, Mono) Decca, Decca, Decca LXT 2506, LXT2506, LXT.2506 UK 1950 Sell This Version
ML 2095 George Szell - From My Life album art Smetana*, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell Smetana*, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell - From My Life(10", Mono) Columbia Masterworks ML 2095 US 1950 Sell This Version
George Szell - Moldau / From Bohemia's Meadows And Forests album art Smetana*, George Szell, New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra* Smetana*, George Szell, New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra* - Moldau / From Bohemia's Meadows And Forests Columbia US 1951 Sell This Version
ML 4109, ML 54109 George Szell - Symphony No. 39 In E-Flat Major (K. 543) • Symphony No. 88 In G Major (B. & H. No. 13) album art Mozart*, The Cleveland Orchestra, George SzellHaydn*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy Mozart*, The Cleveland Orchestra, George SzellHaydn*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy - Symphony No. 39 In E-Flat Major (K. 543) • Symphony No. 88 In G Major (B. & H. No. 13)(LP, Mono, RE) Columbia Masterworks, Columbia Masterworks ML 4109, ML 54109 US 1951 Sell This Version
George Szell - Symphony No. 4 In G Major, Op. 88 album art Antonín Dvořák, George Szell, The Concertgebuow Orchestra Of Amsterdam* Antonín Dvořák, George Szell, The Concertgebuow Orchestra Of Amsterdam* - Symphony No. 4 In G Major, Op. 88 (Album) London Records UK 1951 Sell This Version
George Szell - Dvořák Concerto For 'Cello In B Minor, Op. 104 album art Antonín Dvořák, Pablo Casals, Czech Philharmonic Orchestra*, Georg Szell* Antonín Dvořák, Pablo Casals, Czech Philharmonic Orchestra*, Georg Szell* - Dvořák Concerto For 'Cello In B Minor, Op. 104 (Album) RCA Victor Red Seal US 1951 Sell This Version
George Szell - Liszt: Concerto No. 2 In A Major / Weber: Concerstück In F Minor, Op. 79 album art Robert CasadesusGeorge SzellThe Cleveland Orchestra Robert CasadesusGeorge SzellThe Cleveland Orchestra - Liszt: Concerto No. 2 In A Major / Weber: Concerstück In F Minor, Op. 79 (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1952 Sell This Version
AAL 19 George Szell - Weber Overtures album art Weber*, George Szell, Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra Of New York* Weber*, George Szell, Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra Of New York* - Weber Overtures(10", Album) Columbia AAL 19 US 1952 Sell This Version
George Szell - Symphony No. 3 In F Major, Op. 90 album art Brahms*George Szell Conducting The Concertgebouw Orchestra Of Amsterdam* Brahms*George Szell Conducting The Concertgebouw Orchestra Of Amsterdam* - Symphony No. 3 In F Major, Op. 90 (Album) London Records US 1953 Sell This Version
ML 4891 George Szell -  Joseph Szigeti, J. S. Bach* / G. Tartini* / G. F. Handel* album art Joseph Szigeti, George Szell, Carlo Bussotti Joseph Szigeti, George Szell, Carlo Bussotti - Joseph Szigeti, J. S. Bach* / G. Tartini* / G. F. Handel*(LP, Mono) Columbia Masterworks ML 4891 1954 Sell This Version
ML 4785 George Szell - Smetana The Moldau | Dvorak Slavonic Dances album art Antonín Dvořák, Bedřich Smetana, George Szell Antonín Dvořák, Bedřich Smetana, George Szell - Smetana The Moldau | Dvorak Slavonic Dances(LP, Mono) Columbia Masterworks ML 4785 US 1954 Sell This Version
George Szell - Symphony No. 6 In F Major, Op. 68 ("Pastorale") album art Beethoven* / George Szell Conducting Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra Of New York* Beethoven* / George Szell Conducting Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra Of New York* - Symphony No. 6 In F Major, Op. 68 ("Pastorale") (Album) Columbia Masterworks Canada 1955 Sell This Version
George Szell - Piano Concerto in G Minor, Opus 33 album art A. Dvořák*, Rudolf Firkusny*, Das Cleveland-Orchestra* Conducted By George Szell A. Dvořák*, Rudolf Firkusny*, Das Cleveland-Orchestra* Conducted By George Szell - Piano Concerto in G Minor, Opus 33 Columbia US 1955 Sell This Version
George Szell - Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, Schubert: "Unfinished" Symphony album art The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell - Beethoven: Symphony No. 5, Schubert: "Unfinished" Symphony (Album) Epic US 1956 Sell This Version
George Szell - Symphony No. 88 In G Major And Symphony No. 104 In D Major album art Joseph Haydn, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell Joseph Haydn, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell - Symphony No. 88 In G Major And Symphony No. 104 In D Major (Album) Epic US 1956 Sell This Version
George Szell - A Midsummer Night's Dream album art Mendelssohn* / George Szell / The New York Philharmonic* / The Cleveland Orchestra Mendelssohn* / George Szell / The New York Philharmonic* / The Cleveland Orchestra - A Midsummer Night's Dream (Album) Columbia Masterworks US 1956 Sell This Version
LC 3287 George Szell - Symphony No. 40 In G Minor K. 550 / Symphony No. 41 In C Major K. 551 ("Jupiter") album art Mozart*, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell Mozart*, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell - Symphony No. 40 In G Minor K. 550 / Symphony No. 41 In C Major K. 551 ("Jupiter")(LP, Mono) Epic LC 3287 US 1956 Sell This Version

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