Sir Colin Davis

Sir Colin Davis

Real Name:
Colin Rex Davis
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British conductor.

Born: 25 September 1927 in Weybridge, England, UK.
Died: 14 April 2013 in London, England, UK (aged 85).

Sir Colin Rex Davis CH CBE was an English conductor and was particularly noted for his advocacy of the music of Hector Berlioz and of Sir Michael Tippett. Amongst many awards and honours, he was made Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1965, knighted in 1980, and appointed to the Order of the Companions of Honour (CH) in 2001.

He is the father of conductor Joseph Wolfe.
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Sir Colin Davis Discography

Albums

Mozart* / Colin Davis* / Philharmonia Orchestra Mozart* / Colin Davis* / Philharmonia Orchestra - Night Music (Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice UK 1960 Sell This Version
Mozart*, Colin Davis* Conducts Sinfonia Of London* Mozart*, Colin Davis* Conducts Sinfonia Of London* - Symphony No.29 In A Major / Symphony No. 39 In E Flat Major (Album) World Record Club, World Record Club Australia 1960 Sell This Version
S 29061 Edvard Grieg, Henry Litolff, Sir Colin Davis, The London Philharmonic Orchestra / Peter Katin, Øivin Fjeldstad Edvard Grieg, Henry Litolff, Sir Colin Davis, The London Philharmonic Orchestra / Peter Katin, Øivin Fjeldstad - Grieg: Piano Concerto In A Minor / Litolff: Scherzo From Concerto Symphonique, Op. 102(LP, Album) Richmond S 29061 US 1960 Sell This Version
Hector Berlioz, Colin Davis*, St. Anthony Singers, Goldsbrough Orchestra, Peter Pears, Edgar Fleet, John Frost (2), Joseph Rouleau Hector Berlioz, Colin Davis*, St. Anthony Singers, Goldsbrough Orchestra, Peter Pears, Edgar Fleet, John Frost (2), Joseph Rouleau - L'Enfance Du Christ (Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre UK 1961 Sell This Version
Colin Davis*, The Sinfonia Of London Colin Davis*, The Sinfonia Of London - Beethoven Brahms Mendelssohn Wagner (Album) World Record Club, World Record Club UK 1961 Sell This Version
SOL 60029 Mozart*, Colin Davis*, The English Chamber Orchestra* Mozart*, Colin Davis*, The English Chamber Orchestra* - Divertimento In D Major, K.251 / Divertimento In F Major, K.247(LP, Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre SOL 60029 UK 1961 Sell This Version
SOL 60030 Colin Davis*, English Chamber Orchestra, Emanuel Hurwitz, Peter Graeme, Terence Weil Colin Davis*, English Chamber Orchestra, Emanuel Hurwitz, Peter Graeme, Terence Weil - The English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Colin Davis / Mozart*: Concertone / Haydn*: Symphony No 84 in E Flat(LP) L'Oiseau-Lyre SOL 60030 UK 1961 Sell This Version
OL.50204 Carl Maria von Weber, Louis Spohr, Gervase de Peyer, The London Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis* Carl Maria von Weber, Louis Spohr, Gervase de Peyer, The London Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis* - Von Weber Clarinet Concerto No. 2 In E Flat, Op. 74 / Spohr Clarinet Concerto No. 1 In C Minor, Op. 26(LP) L'Oiseau-Lyre OL.50204 UK 1961 Sell This Version
Beethoven* By Colin Davis* & London Symphony Orchestra* Beethoven* By Colin Davis* & London Symphony Orchestra* - Symphony No.6 In F, Op. 68 "Pastoral" / Overture To "Prometheus", Op. 43 Philips UK 1962 Sell This Version
Arthur GrumiauxLondon Symphony Orchestra* - Colin Davis* / Mozart* Arthur GrumiauxLondon Symphony Orchestra* - Colin Davis* / Mozart* - Violin Concertos In B Flat Major K. 207 And In D Major K. 218 (Album) Philips Netherlands 1962 Sell This Version
Igor Stravinsky / Colin Davis* / English Chamber Orchestra Igor Stravinsky / Colin Davis* / English Chamber Orchestra - Dumbarton Oaks / Danses Concertantes / Concerto In D L'Oiseau-Lyre, London Records UK 1962 Sell This Version
Mozart* - London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* Mozart* - London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* - Sinfonie Nr. 40 G-Moll, KV 550, KV 550 / Sinfonie Nr 39 In Es-Dur, KV 543 Philips UK 1962 Sell This Version
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Arthur Grumiaux - Sir Colin Davis Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Arthur Grumiaux - Sir Colin Davis - Violin Concerto No. 3 In G Major, K.216; Violin Concerto No. 5 In A Major K.219 (Album) Philips Netherlands 1962 Sell This Version
SOL 60049 W. A. Mozart* - English Chamber Orchestra Conducted By Colin Davis* W. A. Mozart* - English Chamber Orchestra Conducted By Colin Davis* - Symphonies 33, K .319 & 36, K.425(LP) L'Oiseau-Lyre SOL 60049 UK 1962 Sell This Version
A 02225L Mozart*, The London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis Mozart*, The London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis - Symphony No. 39 In E Flat, K.543 / Symphony No. 40 In G Minor, K.550(LP, Mono) Philips A 02225L UK 1962 Sell This Version
Stravinsky*, Colin Davis* Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Jean Marais Stravinsky*, Colin Davis* Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Jean Marais - Oedipus Rex (Album) His Master's Voice France 1963 Sell This Version
Hector Berlioz - April Cantelo, Helen Watts, Josephine Veasey, Eric Shilling & The London Symphony Orchestra - Colin Davis* Hector Berlioz - April Cantelo, Helen Watts, Josephine Veasey, Eric Shilling & The London Symphony Orchestra - Colin Davis* - Beatrice Et Benedict L'Oiseau-Lyre UK 1963 Sell This Version
Berlioz* - Yehudi Menuhin, Philharmonia Orchestra, Colin Davis* Berlioz* - Yehudi Menuhin, Philharmonia Orchestra, Colin Davis* - Harold In Italy, Op. 16 (Album) His Master's Voice US 1963 Sell This Version
Peter Katin, London Philharmonic* Conducted By Colin Davis* Peter Katin, London Philharmonic* Conducted By Colin Davis* - Grieg: Piano Concerto / Litolff: Scherzo (Album) Ace Of Clubs UK 1963 Sell This Version
SOL 265 Stravinsky*, Colin Davis*, English Chamber Orchestra Stravinsky*, Colin Davis*, English Chamber Orchestra - Cantata & Mass(LP) L'Oiseau-Lyre, London Records SOL 265 UK 1963 Sell This Version
ANG. 35778 Stravinsky* Composer Colin Davis* Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Stravinsky* Composer Colin Davis* Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - Oedipus Rex(LP, Mono) Angel Records ANG. 35778 Canada 1963 Sell This Version
Berlioz* - London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* Berlioz* - London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* - Symphonie Fantastique (Album) Philips Netherlands 1964 Sell This Version
Stravinsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* Stravinsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* - Le Sacre Du Printemps (Album) Philips UK 1964 Sell This Version
Mozart*, Jack Brymer, Hubert Barwahser, Osian Ellis, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* Mozart*, Jack Brymer, Hubert Barwahser, Osian Ellis, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* - Concertos For Clarinet / For Flute And Harp (Album) Philips, Philips UK 1964 Sell This Version
L 02.363 L Stravinsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* Stravinsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* - Orphée - Symphonie En Trois Mouvements(LP, Album, Mono) Philips L 02.363 L France 1964 Sell This Version