Douglas Boyd

Douglas Boyd

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British classical oboist and conductor, born 1959 in Glasgow, Scotland.
He studied oboe with Janet Craxton at the Royal Academy of Music in London, and with Maurice Bourgue in Paris. He co-founded The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe in 1981 and was its principal oboist until 2002.
In 2006, he ceased performing on the oboe to focus full-time on his conducting career. He held the positions of Music Director of Manchester Camerata (2001-2011), Principal Guest Conductor of The Colorado Symphony Orchestra (2008-2011), Artistic Partner of The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra (2004-2009) and Principal Guest Conductor of City Of London Sinfonia.
He is currently Principal Conductor of Orchester Musikkollegium Winterthur (since the 2009-2010 season) and was also named Artistic Director of Garsington Opera in November 2012.
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Douglas Boyd Discography

Albums

416 412-1 J.S. Bach* - Salvatore Accardo, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe, Margaret Batjer, Douglas Boyd, Christopher Middleton (2) J.S. Bach* - Salvatore Accardo, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe, Margaret Batjer, Douglas Boyd, Christopher Middleton (2) - J.S. Bach Concerti Per Violino Bwv 1041, 1042, 1043, 1052, 1056, 1060(2xLP, Album, Club) Philips 416 412-1 Netherlands 1985 Sell This Version
PCD 810 Mozart* ; Gabrieli String Quartet*, Keith Puddy, Douglas Boyd Mozart* ; Gabrieli String Quartet*, Keith Puddy, Douglas Boyd - Clarinet Quintet & Oboe Quartet(CD, Album) IMP Classics, I.M.P. Red Label PCD 810 UK 1985 Sell This Version
MHS 512185Z Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe, Wolfgang A. Mozart*, Richard Strauss Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe, Wolfgang A. Mozart*, Richard Strauss - Oboe Concerti(CD, Album) Musical Heritage Society MHS 512185Z US 1988 Sell This Version
Johann Sebastian Bach, Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe Johann Sebastian Bach, Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe - Oboenkonzerte BWV 1053 - 1055 - 1059 (Comp, Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1990 Sell This Version
435 873-2 Vivaldi*, Douglas Boyd, Marieke Blankestijn, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe Vivaldi*, Douglas Boyd, Marieke Blankestijn, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe - Oboe Concertos (Concerto For Oboe, Violin & Orchestra)(CD) Deutsche Grammophon 435 873-2 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
CDA67288 Mozart*, Michael Haydn, Stamitz*, Weber*, Laurence Perkins, Manchester Camerata*, Douglas Boyd Mozart*, Michael Haydn, Stamitz*, Weber*, Laurence Perkins, Manchester Camerata*, Douglas Boyd - Bassoon Concertos(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67288 UK 2002 Sell This Version
4766824 GH Robert Schumann, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Teo Gheorghiu, Musikkollegium Winterthur, Douglas Boyd Robert Schumann, Ludwig Van Beethoven, Teo Gheorghiu, Musikkollegium Winterthur, Douglas Boyd - Piano Concertos(CD, Album) Deutsche Grammophon 4766824 GH Switzerland 2009 Sell This Version
SIGCD244 Charles Ramirez (4), The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe, Douglas Boyd Charles Ramirez (4), The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe, Douglas Boyd - Rodrigo(CD, Album) Signum Classics SIGCD244 UK 2011 Sell This Version
CDA67847 Schumann*Anthony Marwood, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Douglas Boyd Schumann*Anthony Marwood, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Douglas Boyd - Violin Concertos · Phantasie(CD, Album) Hyperion CDA67847 UK 2012 Sell This Version
MDG 901 1738-6 Strauss* / Lisa Larsson, Musikkollegium Winterthur, Douglas Boyd Strauss* / Lisa Larsson, Musikkollegium Winterthur, Douglas Boyd - Der Bürger Als Edelmann, Vier Letzte Lieder, Wiegenlied, Zueignung, Morgen! (SACD, Album, Hybrid, Multichannel) Musikproduktion Dabringhaus Und Grimm MDG 901 1738-6 Germany 2012 Sell This Version
COE 808 Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe - MOZART, R.STRAUSS Oboe Concertos(LP) ASV COE 808 Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

445 578-2 Bach* - Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe Bach* - Douglas Boyd, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe - Brandenburgische Konzerte / Brandenburg Concertos, 3 Oboenkonzerte / Oboe Concertos(2xCD, Comp, RE, RM) Deutsche Grammophon Masters, Deutsche Grammophon 445 578-2 Europe 1996 Sell This Version