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 Tracks

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Sir Colin Davis - Night Music album art Mozart* - Philharmonia Orchestra, Colin Davis* Mozart* - Philharmonia Orchestra, Colin Davis* - Night Music (Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice UK 1960 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Symphony No.29 In A Major / Symphony No. 39 In E Flat Major album art 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
Sir Colin Davis - Concerto For Oboe And Orchestra In C Major / Symphony No.34 In C Major album art Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Leon Goossens, The Sinfonia Of London, Sir Colin Davis Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Leon Goossens, The Sinfonia Of London, Sir Colin Davis - Concerto For Oboe And Orchestra In C Major / Symphony No.34 In C Major (Album) World Record Club, World Record Club UK 1960 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - L'Enfance Du Christ album art 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
Sir Colin Davis - Beethoven Brahms Mendelssohn Wagner album art Mendelssohn*, Wagner*, Brahms*, Beethoven*, Colin Davis* Conducts The Sinfonia Of London Mendelssohn*, Wagner*, Brahms*, Beethoven*, Colin Davis* Conducts The Sinfonia Of London - Beethoven Brahms Mendelssohn Wagner (Album) World Record Club, World Record Club Australia 1961 Sell This Version
SOL 60029 Sir Colin Davis - Divertimento In D Major, K.251 / Divertimento In F Major, K.247 album art 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
OL 50198 Sir Colin Davis - Mozart: Divertimentos album art English Chamber Orchestra, Colin Davis* English Chamber Orchestra, Colin Davis* - Mozart: Divertimentos(LP, Album, Mono) London Records OL 50198 1961 Sell This Version
SOL 60030 Sir Colin Davis - The English Chamber Orchestra conducted by Colin Davis / Mozart*: Concertone / Haydn*: Symphony No 84 in E Flat album art 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, OL.50204 Sir Colin Davis - Von Weber Clarinet Concerto No. 2 In E Flat, Op. 74 / Spohr Clarinet Concerto No. 1 In C Minor, Op. 26 album art 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, Album, Mono) L'Oiseau-Lyre, L'Oiseau-Lyre OL 50204, OL.50204 UK 1961 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Symphony No.6 In F, Op. 68 "Pastoral" / Overture To "Prometheus", Op. 43 album art 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
Sir Colin Davis - Violinkonzerte B-dur KV 207 Und D-dur KV 218 album art Mozart* - Arthur Grumiaux, Orchestre Symphonique De Londres* , Direction : Colin Davis* Mozart* - Arthur Grumiaux, Orchestre Symphonique De Londres* , Direction : Colin Davis* - Violinkonzerte B-dur KV 207 Und D-dur KV 218 (Album) Philips France 1962 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Dumbarton Oaks / Danses Concertantes / Concerto In D album art Igor Stravinsky / Colin Davis* Conducting The English Chamber Orchestra Igor Stravinsky / Colin Davis* Conducting The English Chamber Orchestra - Dumbarton Oaks / Danses Concertantes / Concerto In D (Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre, London Records UK 1962 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Pastorale album art Beethoven*, Orchestre Symphonique de Londres* , Direction: Colin Davis* Beethoven*, Orchestre Symphonique de Londres* , Direction: Colin Davis* - Pastorale (Album) Philips France 1962 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Sinfonie Nr. 40 G-Moll, KV 550, KV 550 / Sinfonie Nr 39 In Es-Dur, KV 543 album art 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 (Album) Philips Australia 1962 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Violin Concerto No. 3 In G Major, K.216; Violin Concerto No. 5 In A Major K.219 album art Mozart* - Arthur Grumiaux - The London Symphony Orchestra, Colin Davis* Mozart* - Arthur Grumiaux - The London Symphony Orchestra, 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 Sir Colin Davis - Symphonies 33, K .319 & 36, K.425 album art 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
Sir Colin Davis - Oedipus Rex album art Stravinsky* - Colin Davis* Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Sadler's Wells Men's Chorus And Soloists*, Sir Ralph Richardson* Stravinsky* - Colin Davis* Conducting The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Sadler's Wells Men's Chorus And Soloists*, Sir Ralph Richardson* - Oedipus Rex (Album) His Master's Voice US 1962 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Harold In Italy album art Berlioz*, Yehudi Menuhin, Philharmonia Orchestra, Colin Davis* Berlioz*, Yehudi Menuhin, Philharmonia Orchestra, Colin Davis* - Harold In Italy (Album) His Master's Voice US 1963 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Beatrice Et Benedict album art Hector Berlioz - Josephine Veasey, Helen Watts, April Cantelo, John Shirley-Quirk & John Mitchinson, Eric Shilling, The London Symphony Orchestra - Colin Davis* Hector Berlioz - Josephine Veasey, Helen Watts, April Cantelo, John Shirley-Quirk & John Mitchinson, Eric Shilling, The London Symphony Orchestra - Colin Davis* - Beatrice Et Benedict (Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre UK 1963 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Cantata & Mass album art Stravinsky*, Colin Davis*, English Chamber Orchestra Stravinsky*, Colin Davis*, English Chamber Orchestra - Cantata & Mass (Album) London Records, Éditions De L'Oiseau-Lyre UK 1963 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Grieg: Piano Concerto / Litolff: Scherzo album art 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 / Litolff: Scherzo (Album) Ace Of Clubs, Ace Of Clubs US 1960 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Symphonie Fantastique album art Berlioz*, Colin Davis*, London Symphony Orchestra* Berlioz*, Colin Davis*, London Symphony Orchestra* - Symphonie Fantastique (Album) Philips UK 1963 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Le Sacre Du Printemps album art Stravinsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* Stravinsky*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Colin Davis* - Le Sacre Du Printemps (Album) Philips UK 1964 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Concertos For Clarinet / For Flute And Harp album art 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, Philips UK 1964 Sell This Version
Sir Colin Davis - Symphonie Concertante - Concerto Pour Violon Et Orchestre album art Mozart*, Arthur Grumiaux, Arrigo Pelliccia, The London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis Mozart*, Arthur Grumiaux, Arrigo Pelliccia, The London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis - Symphonie Concertante - Concerto Pour Violon Et Orchestre (Comp) Philips UK 1964 Sell This Version