Ferenc Fricsay

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Hungarian conductor, born 9 August 1914, Budapest – died 20 February 1963, Basel (Switzerland).
He made his first appearance as a conductor at age 15.
He became musical director of the RIAS Symphony Orchestra RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin in Germany in 1949, and of the Houston Symphony Orchestra in 1954. From 1956 to 1958 he was music director of the Bavarian State Opera Bayerisches Staatsorchester (1956–1958).
From the 1950s until his death, he recorded for the Deutsche Grammophon record label.
Fricsay was known for his interpretations of the music of Mozart and Beethoven, as well as that of his teacher Béla Bartók. His 1958 recording of Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 is featured in the movie A Clockwork Orange.
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Ferenc Fricsay - Sinfonie Nr.5 E-Moll Op.64 album art Tchaikovsky* - The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay Tchaikovsky* - The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay - Sinfonie Nr.5 E-Moll Op.64 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon USA & Europe 1951 Sell This Version
DL 4006 Ferenc Fricsay - Overture To A Midsummer Night's Dream / Overture To Oberon album art Mendelssohn*, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay / Weber*, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Eugen Jochum Mendelssohn*, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay / Weber*, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Eugen Jochum - Overture To A Midsummer Night's Dream / Overture To Oberon(10") Decca DL 4006 US 1952 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Symphonie N° 101 En Ré Majeur “ L'Horloge ” album art Joseph Haydn, Orchestre Symphonique RIAS De Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay Joseph Haydn, Orchestre Symphonique RIAS De Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay - Symphonie N° 101 En Ré Majeur “ L'Horloge ” Deutsche Grammophon France 1952 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Till Eulenspiegel, Opus 28 / Polovtsian Dances From "Prince Igor" album art Richard Strauss / Alexander Borodin - Ferenc Fricsay, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, RIAS Symphony Orchestra, Berlin* Richard Strauss / Alexander Borodin - Ferenc Fricsay, The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, RIAS Symphony Orchestra, Berlin* - Till Eulenspiegel, Opus 28 / Polovtsian Dances From "Prince Igor" Deutsche Grammophon UK 1952 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Sinfonie Nr.35 D-Dur KV 385 (Haffner-Sinfonie) /  Sinfonie Nr.26 Es-Dur KV184 / Sinfonie Nr.32 G-Dur KV 318 album art Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, RIAS-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay, Bamberger Symphoniker, Fritz Lehmann Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, RIAS-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay, Bamberger Symphoniker, Fritz Lehmann - Sinfonie Nr.35 D-Dur KV 385 (Haffner-Sinfonie) / Sinfonie Nr.26 Es-Dur KV184 / Sinfonie Nr.32 G-Dur KV 318 Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1952 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Die Jahreszeiten album art RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin Conducted By Ferenc Fricsay With The RIAS-Kammerchor , The Chor Der St. Hedwigs-Kathedrale*, Elfride Trötschel, Walter Ludwig* And Josef Greindl RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin Conducted By Ferenc Fricsay With The RIAS-Kammerchor , The Chor Der St. Hedwigs-Kathedrale*, Elfride Trötschel, Walter Ludwig* And Josef Greindl - Die Jahreszeiten (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1952 Sell This Version
DL 4041 Ferenc Fricsay - Strauss Waltzes Vol.2 album art The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay / The Bamberg Symphony Orchestra*, Ferdinand Leitner The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay / The Bamberg Symphony Orchestra*, Ferdinand Leitner - Strauss Waltzes Vol.2(10") Decca DL 4041 US 1952 Sell This Version
DL 4046 Ferenc Fricsay - Operatic Overtures: Verdi − Sicilian Vespers / Boieldieu − The Caliph Of Bagdad / Adam − If I Were King album art The RIAS Symphony Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay, The Bamberg Symphony Orchestra*, Fritz Lehmann The RIAS Symphony Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay, The Bamberg Symphony Orchestra*, Fritz Lehmann - Operatic Overtures: Verdi − Sicilian Vespers / Boieldieu − The Caliph Of Bagdad / Adam − If I Were King(10") Decca DL 4046 USA & Canada 1952 Sell This Version
DL 4027 Ferenc Fricsay - The Sorcerer's Apprentice / The Roman Carnival Overture album art Dukas* / Berlioz* ; The Lamoureux Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay Dukas* / Berlioz* ; The Lamoureux Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay - The Sorcerer's Apprentice / The Roman Carnival Overture(10") Decca DL 4027 US 1952 Sell This Version
18065 LPM, LPM 18 065 Ferenc Fricsay - Der Fliegende Holländer album art Richard WagnerAnnelies Kupper, Sieglinde Wagner, Ernst Häfliger*, Wolfgang Windgassen, Josef Metternich, Josef Greindl, Verstärkter RIAS-Kammerchor*, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay Richard WagnerAnnelies Kupper, Sieglinde Wagner, Ernst Häfliger*, Wolfgang Windgassen, Josef Metternich, Josef Greindl, Verstärkter RIAS-Kammerchor*, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay - Der Fliegende Holländer(LP, Album, Mono) Deutsche Grammophon, Deutsche Grammophon 18065 LPM, LPM 18 065 Germany 1952 Sell This Version
DL 4009 Ferenc Fricsay - Waltzes By Johann Strauss album art The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra* , Conductor Ferenc Fricsay - Johann Strauss* The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra* , Conductor Ferenc Fricsay - Johann Strauss* - Waltzes By Johann Strauss(10", Album) Decca DL 4009 US 1952 Sell This Version
18063 LPM Ferenc Fricsay - Le Vaisseau Fantôme (Der Fliegende Holländer) album art Richard WagnerAnnelies Kupper, Sieglinde Wagner, Ernst Häfliger*, Wolfgang Windgassen, Josef Metternich, Josef Greindl, Choeur RIAS de Berlin*, Orchestre Symphonique RIAS de Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay Richard WagnerAnnelies Kupper, Sieglinde Wagner, Ernst Häfliger*, Wolfgang Windgassen, Josef Metternich, Josef Greindl, Choeur RIAS de Berlin*, Orchestre Symphonique RIAS de Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay - Le Vaisseau Fantôme (Der Fliegende Holländer)(LP, Album, Mono) Deutsche Grammophon 18063 LPM France 1952 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 In F Minor, Op. 36 album art Tchaikovsky*, Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin Tchaikovsky*, Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin - Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 In F Minor, Op. 36 (Album) Decca US 1953 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Der Fliegende Holländer album art Richard Wagner / Ferenc Fricsay / RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin / RIAS-Kammerchor Richard Wagner / Ferenc Fricsay / RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin / RIAS-Kammerchor - Der Fliegende Holländer Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1953 Sell This Version
DL 4043 Ferenc Fricsay - Strauss Polkas album art The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay, The Württemberg State Orchestra*, Ferdinand Leitner, The RIAS Symphony Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay, The Württemberg State Orchestra*, Ferdinand Leitner, The RIAS Symphony Orchestra*, Ferenc Fricsay - Strauss Polkas(10", Mono, Ric) Decca DL 4043 US 1953 Sell This Version
EPL 30270 Ferenc Fricsay - Il Signor Bruschino/Tancredi album art Gioacchino Rossini, Radio Symphony Orchestra Of Berlin* ,Conducted By Ferenc Fricsay Gioacchino Rossini, Radio Symphony Orchestra Of Berlin* ,Conducted By Ferenc Fricsay - Il Signor Bruschino/Tancredi(7", Mono) Deutsche Grammophon EPL 30270 UK 1953 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Konzert Für Violine Und Orchester A-Moll Op. 53 album art Anton Dvorak*, Johanna Martzy, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay Anton Dvorak*, Johanna Martzy, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay - Konzert Für Violine Und Orchester A-Moll Op. 53 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon South Africa 1953 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Stravinsky: Capriccio For Piano And Orchestra / Ravel: Piano Concerto In G Major album art Igor Stravinsky, Maurice Ravel, Monique Haas, Ferenc Fricsay, Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Orchester Des NWDR Hamburg Igor Stravinsky, Maurice Ravel, Monique Haas, Ferenc Fricsay, Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Orchester Des NWDR Hamburg - Stravinsky: Capriccio For Piano And Orchestra / Ravel: Piano Concerto In G Major (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1954 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Divertimento For Strings Orchestra / Two Portraits, Op. 5 album art Béla Bartók - Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin Béla Bartók - Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin - Divertimento For Strings Orchestra / Two Portraits, Op. 5 Decca Canada 1954 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail album art Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Maria Stader, Ernst Haefliger, Rita Streich, Martin Vantin, Josef Greindl, RIAS-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Maria Stader, Ernst Haefliger, Rita Streich, Martin Vantin, Josef Greindl, RIAS-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin*, Ferenc Fricsay - Die Entführung Aus Dem Serail (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1954 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Petrouschka (Fassung 1947) album art Igor Strawinsky*RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin , Dirigent: Ferenc Fricsay Igor Strawinsky*RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin , Dirigent: Ferenc Fricsay - Petrouschka (Fassung 1947) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1954 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Requiem album art Verdi* · Ferenc Fricsay Verdi* · Ferenc Fricsay - Requiem Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1954 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Le Sacre Du Printemps album art Igor Strawinsky* - RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin / Ferenc Fricsay Igor Strawinsky* - RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin / Ferenc Fricsay - Le Sacre Du Printemps (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1954 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Sinfonie Nr.5 E-Moll Op.95 album art Dvorak* / Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin Dvorak* / Ferenc Fricsay, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin - Sinfonie Nr.5 E-Moll Op.95 (Album) Deutsche Grammophon Germany 1954 Sell This Version
Ferenc Fricsay - Giuseppe Verdi: Overtures album art Giuseppe Verdi, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay Giuseppe Verdi, RIAS Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Ferenc Fricsay - Giuseppe Verdi: Overtures Deutsche Grammophon Australia 1954 Sell This Version

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