Sir Charles Mackerras

Real Name:
Alan Charles Maclaurin Mackerras
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Australian conductor, born 17 November 1925 in Schenectady, New York, USA, died 14 July 2010 in London, England. He was long associated with the English and Welsh National Operas, and was the first Australian chief conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. He was an authority on the operas of Janáček and a renowned Czech classical music specialist. He was knighted in 1979.
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Sir Charles Mackerras - Pineapple Poll Ballet album art Sir Arthur Sullivan / Sir Charles Mackerras / Sadler's Wells Orchestra Sir Arthur Sullivan / Sir Charles Mackerras / Sadler's Wells Orchestra - Pineapple Poll Ballet (Album) Columbia US 1951 Sell This Version
SCT 1507 Sir Charles Mackerras - Ballet Music, "La Source", Act 2 album art Sir Charles Mackerras, Sir Charles Mackerras, Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Léo Delibes Sir Charles Mackerras, Sir Charles Mackerras, Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Léo Delibes - Ballet Music, "La Source", Act 2(Reel, 2tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album) His Master's Voice SCT 1507 UK 1955 Sell This Version
CLP 1059 Sir Charles Mackerras - Lady And The Fool album art Verdi* - Mackerras*, The Philharmonia Orchestra* Verdi* - Mackerras*, The Philharmonia Orchestra* - Lady And The Fool(LP, Mono) His Master's Voice CLP 1059 UK 1956 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - More Songs You Love album art Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Charles Mackerras* Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Charles Mackerras* - More Songs You Love (Album) Columbia UK 1957 Sell This Version
DLP 1168 Sir Charles Mackerras - La Damnation De Faust / Les Troyens / Overture "Le Carnaval Romain" album art Berlioz*, Philharmonia Orchestra , conducted by Charles Mackerras* Berlioz*, Philharmonia Orchestra , conducted by Charles Mackerras* - La Damnation De Faust / Les Troyens / Overture "Le Carnaval Romain"(10") His Master's Voice DLP 1168 UK 1958 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Finlandia—Music Of Grieg And Sibelius album art Grieg*, Sibelius* - New Symphony Orchestra Of London*, Charles Mackerras* Grieg*, Sibelius* - New Symphony Orchestra Of London*, Charles Mackerras* - Finlandia—Music Of Grieg And Sibelius (Album) RCA Victor Red Seal UK 1959 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Janáček Sinfonietta For Orchestra / Operatic Preludes album art Janáček*, The Pro Arte Orchestra*, Sir Charles Mackerras Janáček*, The Pro Arte Orchestra*, Sir Charles Mackerras - Janáček Sinfonietta For Orchestra / Operatic Preludes (Album) Pye Records UK 1959 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Ballet Music  album art Sir Charles Mackerras, Philharmonia Orchestra Sir Charles Mackerras, Philharmonia Orchestra - Ballet Music (Album) Columbia UK 1960 Sell This Version
S35750 Sir Charles Mackerras - Apéritifs: Great French Concert Pieces album art Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras - Apéritifs: Great French Concert Pieces(LP, Album) Angel Records S35750 US 1960 Sell This Version
35833 Sir Charles Mackerras - Les Sylphides/Les Patineurs/Dance of the Hours album art Chopin* / Meyerbeer* / Ponchielli* : Sir Charles Mackerras - Philharmonia Orchestra Chopin* / Meyerbeer* / Ponchielli* : Sir Charles Mackerras - Philharmonia Orchestra - Les Sylphides/Les Patineurs/Dance of the Hours(LP) Angel Records 35833 US 1960 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Pineapple Poll album art Sir Charles Mackerras ,Charles Mackerras The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Arthur Sullivan Sir Charles Mackerras ,Charles Mackerras The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Arthur Sullivan - Pineapple Poll (Album) His Master's Voice UK 1962 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Kaleidoscope album art Charles Mackerras* Conducting The London Symphony Orchestra Charles Mackerras* Conducting The London Symphony Orchestra - Kaleidoscope Philips US 1963 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Sing The Songs Of Britain album art Elizabeth HarwoodOwen Brannigan, The Hendon Grammar School Choir* Directed By Charles Western, Pro Arte Orchestra, The* Conducted By Charles Mackerras* Elizabeth HarwoodOwen Brannigan, The Hendon Grammar School Choir* Directed By Charles Western, Pro Arte Orchestra, The* Conducted By Charles Mackerras* - Sing The Songs Of Britain (Album) His Master's Voice UK 1964 Sell This Version
7080 Sir Charles Mackerras - Folksongs Of The British Isles album art Richard Lewis (3) (Tenor) ♦ Chamber Orchestra Conducted By Sir Charles Mackerras Richard Lewis (3) (Tenor) ♦ Chamber Orchestra Conducted By Sir Charles Mackerras - Folksongs Of The British Isles(LP, Album, Mono, Club) World Record Club 7080 Australia 1964 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Gaite Parisienne / Graduation Ball album art The Philharmonia Orchestra*, Sir Charles Mackerras The Philharmonia Orchestra*, Sir Charles Mackerras - Gaite Parisienne / Graduation Ball (Comp, Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice UK 1964 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Music For The Royal Fireworks (Original Version) / Concerto A Due Cori In F Major album art Handel* - Pro Arte Orchestra*, Charles Mackerras* Handel* - Pro Arte Orchestra*, Charles Mackerras* - Music For The Royal Fireworks (Original Version) / Concerto A Due Cori In F Major Pye Golden Guinea Records UK 1959 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Balletti Da Il Trovatore / I Vespri Siciliani - Sinfonia Da La Forza Del Destino / Nabucco / Alzira / Luisa Miller album art G. Verdi*, Philharmonia Promenade Orchestra, C. Mackerras* G. Verdi*, Philharmonia Promenade Orchestra, C. Mackerras* - Balletti Da Il Trovatore / I Vespri Siciliani - Sinfonia Da La Forza Del Destino / Nabucco / Alzira / Luisa Miller (Comp) Columbia Italy 1965 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - A Mozart Concert album art Mozart*, Pro Arte Orchestra* Conducted By Charles Mackerras* Mozart*, Pro Arte Orchestra* Conducted By Charles Mackerras* - A Mozart Concert (Album) Pye Golden Guinea Records, Pye Golden Guinea Records UK 1965 Sell This Version
SRV-178 SD, SRV-178SD Sir Charles Mackerras - Encores For Orchestra album art Charles Mackerras* Conducting The Pro Arte Orchestra* Charles Mackerras* Conducting The Pro Arte Orchestra* - Encores For Orchestra(LP) Vanguard, Vanguard SRV-178 SD, SRV-178SD US 1965 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - The Indian Queen album art Henry Purcell - Wilfred Brown, April Cantelo, Robert Tear, Christopher Keyte, Ian Partridge, The St. Anthony Singers*, The English Chamber Orchestra*, Charles Mackerras* Henry Purcell - Wilfred Brown, April Cantelo, Robert Tear, Christopher Keyte, Ian Partridge, The St. Anthony Singers*, The English Chamber Orchestra*, Charles Mackerras* - The Indian Queen (Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre UK 1966 Sell This Version
VSL 11004 Sir Charles Mackerras - Orfeo Ed Euridice album art Sir Charles Mackerras, Christoph Willibald Gluck, Maureen Forrester, The Chorus* & Orchestra Of The Vienna State Opera* Sir Charles Mackerras, Christoph Willibald Gluck, Maureen Forrester, The Chorus* & Orchestra Of The Vienna State Opera* - Orfeo Ed Euridice(2xLP, Album) Vanguard VSL 11004 UK 1966 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Great Choruses From Handel's Messiah album art Georg Friedrich Händel, Sir Charles Mackerras, English Chamber Orchestra, The Ambrosian Singers Georg Friedrich Händel, Sir Charles Mackerras, English Chamber Orchestra, The Ambrosian Singers - Great Choruses From Handel's Messiah (Album) His Master's Voice UK 1967 Sell This Version
George Frideric Handel* - English Chamber Orchestra - Sir Charles Mackerras George Frideric Handel* - English Chamber Orchestra - Sir Charles Mackerras - Messiah "Highlights" (Album) His Master's Voice UK 1967 Sell This Version
Sir Charles Mackerras - Messiah album art English Chamber Orchestra, Charles Mackerras*, Ambrosian Singers* - Handel* English Chamber Orchestra, Charles Mackerras*, Ambrosian Singers* - Handel* - Messiah (Album) Angel Records US 1967 Sell This Version
C 76001 Sir Charles Mackerras - Symphony No. 1 In C Minor, Op. 68 album art Johannes Brahms, The Hamburg Philharmonic, Sir Charles Mackerras Johannes Brahms, The Hamburg Philharmonic, Sir Charles Mackerras - Symphony No. 1 In C Minor, Op. 68(LP) Checkmate (3) C 76001 1967 Sell This Version