Leopold Stokowski

Real Name:
Leopold Anthony Stokowski
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British-born American conductor of Polish and Irish descent (born 18 April 1882 in London, England, UK and died 13 September 1977 in Nether Wallop, Hampshire, England, UK).

One of the leading conductors of the early and mid-20th century, he is best known for his long association with the Philadelphia Orchestra and his appearance in the Disney film Fantasia. Stokowski was music director of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, the NBC Symphony Orchestra, The New York Philharmonic Orchestra, the Houston Symphony Orchestra, the Symphony Of The Air and many others. He was also the founder of The All-American Youth Orchestra, the New York City Symphony Orchestra, The Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra and The American Symphony Orchestra. Stokowski conducted the music for and appeared in several Hollywood films, most notably Disney's Fantasia, and was a lifelong champion of contemporary composers, giving many premieres of new music during his 60-year conducting career. Stokowski, who made his official conducting debut in 1909, appeared in public for the last time in 1975 but continued making recordings until June 1977, a few months before his death at the age of 95.
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6565, 6566, 6567, 6568, 6569 Symphony No. 5 Dvořák*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski Dvořák*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski - Symphony No. 5 "From The New World" (Album) Victrola, Victrola, Victrola, Victrola, Victrola 6565, 6566, 6567, 6568, 6569 US 1925 Sell This Version
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M 3 Nutcracker Suite — Leopold Stokowski Tschaikowsky*, Leopold Stokowski, Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra* Tschaikowsky*, Leopold Stokowski, Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra* - Nutcracker Suite (Album) Victrola M 3 US 1927 Sell This Version
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D1436 , D1437, D1438, D1439, D1440 Scheherazade: Symphonic Suite — Leopold Stokowski Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov / Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov / Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra - Scheherazade: Symphonic Suite (Album) Victor, Victor, Victor, Victor, Victor D1436 , D1437, D1438, D1439, D1440 UK 1928 Sell This Version
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D 1404, D 1405, D 1406, D 1407, D 1408 Symphony In D Minor — Leopold Stokowski César Franck / The Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra*, Leopold Stokowski César Franck / The Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra*, Leopold Stokowski - Symphony In D Minor(5xShellac, 12", Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice D 1404, D 1405, D 1406, D 1407, D 1408 UK 1928 Sell This Version
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AM-46 Romeo And Juliet (Overture-Fantasie) — Leopold Stokowski Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra*, Leopold Stokowski - Tschaikowsky* Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra*, Leopold Stokowski - Tschaikowsky* - Romeo And Juliet (Overture-Fantasie) (Album) Victor Red Seal AM-46 US 1929 Sell This Version
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D 1708, D 1709, D 1710 Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 In F Major — Leopold Stokowski Bach*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski Bach*, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski - Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 In F Major (Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice D 1708, D 1709, D 1710 UK 1929 Sell This Version
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M-48 Symphony No. 4 In F Minor — Leopold Stokowski Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra*, Leopold Stokowski / Tschaikowsky* Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra*, Leopold Stokowski / Tschaikowsky* - Symphony No. 4 In F Minor (Album) Victrola M-48 US 1929 Sell This Version
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M-58 Piano Concerto No. 2 In C Minor — Leopold Stokowski Rachmaninoff* With Leopold Stokowski Conducting The Philadelphia Orchestra Rachmaninoff* With Leopold Stokowski Conducting The Philadelphia Orchestra - Piano Concerto No. 2 In C Minor (Album) RCA Victor Red Seal M-58 US 1929 Sell This Version
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D.B.1663, D.B.1664 1812 Overture, Op. 49 — Leopold Stokowski Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra* Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra* - 1812 Overture, Op. 49 (Album) Victor, Victor D.B.1663, D.B.1664 UK 1932 Sell This Version
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M-160, M 160, 7683, 7684, 7685, 7686 Symphony No. 4 In A Minor — Leopold Stokowski Sibelius* : The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski Sibelius* : The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski - Symphony No. 4 In A Minor(4xShellac, 12", Album, Imp) Victor Red Seal, Victor Red Seal, Victor Red Seal M-160, M 160, 7683, 7684, 7685, 7686 US 1932 Sell This Version
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AM-125 Poem Of Ecstasy / Prometheus: The Poem Of Fire — Leopold Stokowski A. Scriabin*, Leopold Stokowski and the The Philadelphia Orchestra A. Scriabin*, Leopold Stokowski and the The Philadelphia Orchestra - Poem Of Ecstasy / Prometheus: The Poem Of Fire(4xShellac, 12", Album) Victrola AM-125 US 1932 Sell This Version
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125 Symphony No. 5 Dvořák*, Philadelphia Orchester*, Leopold Stokowski Dvořák*, Philadelphia Orchester*, Leopold Stokowski - Symphony No. 5 "From The New World" (Album) Victor Red Seal, Victor Red Seal 125 Germany 1934 Sell This Version
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M 243 250th Anniversary Album — Leopold Stokowski Bach*, Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra Bach*, Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra - 250th Anniversary Album (Album) Victor Red Seal M 243 US 1934 Sell This Version
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D.B.7902, D.B. 7903, D.B. 7904 Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a — Leopold Stokowski Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra - Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a (Album) Victor Red Seal D.B.7902, D.B. 7903, D.B. 7904 UK 1934 Sell This Version
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DB.2203, DB.2204, DB.2205, DB.2206, DB.2207 Symphony No. 1 (Opus 10) — Leopold Stokowski Szostakowicz*, Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra Szostakowicz*, Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra - Symphony No. 1 (Opus 10)(5xShellac, 12", Album, Mono) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice DB.2203, DB.2204, DB.2205, DB.2206, DB.2207 UK 1934 Sell This Version
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M 236 Symphony No. 9, In D Minor ( Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra - Beethoven* Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra - Beethoven* - Symphony No. 9, In D Minor ("Choral") (Album) Victrola M 236 US 1935 Sell This Version
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M154 Tristan And Isolde (Symphonic Synthesis) — Leopold Stokowski Wagner*, Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra Wagner*, Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra - Tristan And Isolde (Symphonic Synthesis) (Album) Victor Red Seal M154 US 1932 Sell This Version
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M 269 Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite, Op. 35 — Leopold Stokowski Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra - Rimsky-Korsakow* Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra - Rimsky-Korsakow* - Scheherazade - Symphonic Suite, Op. 35 (Album) Victor Red Seal M 269 US 1935 Sell This Version
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D.B.2548, D.B.2549, D.B.2550, D.B.2551, D.B.2552, D.B.2553 Symphony No. 5, In E Minor, Op. 64 — Leopold Stokowski Tchaikovsky* / Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra Tchaikovsky* / Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra - Symphony No. 5, In E Minor, Op. 64 (Album) Victor Red Seal D.B.2548, D.B.2549, D.B.2550, D.B.2551, D.B.2552, D.B.2553 UK 1935 Sell This Version
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M74 Le Sacre Du Printemps — Leopold Stokowski Strawinsky* - Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra* Strawinsky* - Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra* - Le Sacre Du Printemps(4xShellac, 12", Album) Victor Red Seal M74 US 1935 Sell This Version
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M 291 The Fire-Bird Suite — Leopold Stokowski Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra, Igor Strawinsky* Leopold Stokowski and The Philadelphia Orchestra, Igor Strawinsky* - The Fire-Bird Suite (Album) Victor Red Seal M 291 US 1936 Sell This Version
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M 301 Symphony No. 1, In C Minor, Op. 68 — Leopold Stokowski Brahms*, Leopold Stokowski Brahms*, Leopold Stokowski - Symphony No. 1, In C Minor, Op. 68(5xShellac, 12", Album) His Master's Voice M 301 Canada 1936 Sell This Version
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D.B.3232, D.B.3233 Prince Igor: Dances Of The Polovetzki Maidens — Leopold Stokowski Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Borodin*, Rimsky-Korsakov*, Glazounov* Leopold Stokowski, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Borodin*, Rimsky-Korsakov*, Glazounov* - Prince Igor: Dances Of The Polovetzki Maidens (Album) Victor Red Seal D.B.3232, D.B.3233 UK 1937 Sell This Version
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M 391, M-391 Boris Godounow Symphonic Synthesis — Leopold Stokowski Modest Mussorgsky / Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra Modest Mussorgsky / Leopold Stokowski And The Philadelphia Orchestra - Boris Godounow Symphonic Synthesis(3xShellac, 12", Album) Victor Red Seal, Victor Red Seal M 391, M-391 US 1937 Sell This Version
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M 717 The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Scherzo For Orchestra) — Leopold Stokowski Paul Dukas Played By Leopold Stokowski And Philadelphia Orchestra* Paul Dukas Played By Leopold Stokowski And Philadelphia Orchestra* - The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Scherzo For Orchestra) (Album, Single) Victor Red Seal, Victor Red Seal M 717 US 1939 Sell This Version