Janos Sandor

Real Name:
Sándor János
Profile:
Hungarian-born Canadian conductor (Hungarian spelling János Sándor or Sándor János)
Born June 7, 1933 - Budapest, Hungary
Died May 14, 2010 - Victoria, BC, Canada

A familiar name to consumers of budget-line CDs on the Laserlight and Delta labels, among others; he has also recorded for the flagship label of his home country, Hungaroton.

He studied conducting at the Franz Liszt Academy of Music in Budapest, from which he graduated with distinction. For more than 20 years, he was the music director of the Györ Philharmonic Orchestra. In 1975 he became conductor of the Budapest State Opera.

He moved to Canada in 1991 and landed guest conducting engagements with the Victoria Symphony Orchestra, the CBC Vancouver Orchestra, the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, and other ensembles. Sándor joined the University of Victoria as artist-in-residence in 1995 and became music director and conductor of the University of Victoria Orchestra and Chorus in 1998.
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LPX 1084 Janos Sandor - Concerto For Oboe (C-major) / Concerto For Oboe Soloist album art J. Haydn*, F. Hidas*, Péter Pongrácz, Symphony Orchestra Of The Hungarian Radio And Television*, János Sándor* J. Haydn*, F. Hidas*, Péter Pongrácz, Symphony Orchestra Of The Hungarian Radio And Television*, János Sándor* - Concerto For Oboe (C-major) / Concerto For Oboe Soloist(LP, Mono) Qualiton LPX 1084 Hungary 1962 Sell This Version
LPX 1298, SLPX 1298 Janos Sandor - Organismi / Variations And Allegro / Ovidii Metamorphoses / Three Songs On The Poems By Trakl album art Durkó*, Láng*, Soproni*, Papp*, M. Szűcs*, E. Sziklay*, L. Szűcs* & Hungarian Radio Chorus And Orchestra* - Gy. Lehel*, J. Sándor*, M. Erdélyi* Durkó*, Láng*, Soproni*, Papp*, M. Szűcs*, E. Sziklay*, L. Szűcs* & Hungarian Radio Chorus And Orchestra* - Gy. Lehel*, J. Sándor*, M. Erdélyi* - Organismi / Variations And Allegro / Ovidii Metamorphoses / Three Songs On The Poems By Trakl (Album) Qualiton LPX 1298, SLPX 1298 Hungary 1967 Sell This Version
LPX 1297 Janos Sandor - Symphony No.8 - Evocatio - Sinfonia Concertante album art Kósa*, Tardos*, Sárközy*, Hungarian State Orchestra, E. Kemény*, J. Sándor*, M. Erdélyi* Kósa*, Tardos*, Sárközy*, Hungarian State Orchestra, E. Kemény*, J. Sándor*, M. Erdélyi* - Symphony No.8 - Evocatio - Sinfonia Concertante(LP) Qualiton LPX 1297 Hungary 1968 Sell This Version
LPX 11319 Janos Sandor - The Miraculous Mandarin - Pantomime, Op. 19 / Dance Suite / Hungarian Peasant Songs album art Bartók Béla* - The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By János Sándor* Bartók Béla* - The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By János Sándor* - The Miraculous Mandarin - Pantomime, Op. 19 / Dance Suite / Hungarian Peasant Songs (Album) Hungaroton LPX 11319 Hungary 1969 Sell This Version
LPX 11398 Janos Sandor - Concerto For Two Pianos, Percussion And Orchestra / Suite For Two Pianos, Op 4/B album art Bartók Béla* - Ditta Bartók-Pásztory*, Mária Comensoli*, Erzsébet Tusa*, Ferenc Petz*, József Marton*, Budapest Symphony Orchestra Conducted By János Sándor* Bartók Béla* - Ditta Bartók-Pásztory*, Mária Comensoli*, Erzsébet Tusa*, Ferenc Petz*, József Marton*, Budapest Symphony Orchestra Conducted By János Sándor* - Concerto For Two Pianos, Percussion And Orchestra / Suite For Two Pianos, Op 4/B (Album) Hungaroton, Hungaroton LPX 11398 Hungary 1969 Sell This Version
HLX 90034 Janos Sandor - Oboe Concerto In C Major / Cello Concerto In D Major album art Joseph Haydn, Péter Pongrácz, Miklós Perényi, Orchestra Of The Hungarian Radio And Television*, Janos Sandor Joseph Haydn, Péter Pongrácz, Miklós Perényi, Orchestra Of The Hungarian Radio And Television*, Janos Sandor - Oboe Concerto In C Major / Cello Concerto In D Major Hungaroton HLX 90034 Hungary 1971 Sell This Version
SLPX 11694 Janos Sandor - Flute Concerto No. 4 / Flute Concerto In G Major album art François Devienne / Franz Anton Rössler-Rosetti* / Győr Philharmonic Orchestra*János SzebenyiJános Sándor* François Devienne / Franz Anton Rössler-Rosetti* / Győr Philharmonic Orchestra*János SzebenyiJános Sándor* - Flute Concerto No. 4 / Flute Concerto In G Major Hungaroton SLPX 11694 Hungary 1974 Sell This Version
SLPX 11707 Janos Sandor - Concerti Pour Cor album art Mozart*, F. Tarjani*, Orchestre Philharmonique De Gyor* Direction: Janos Sandor Mozart*, F. Tarjani*, Orchestre Philharmonique De Gyor* Direction: Janos Sandor - Concerti Pour Cor (Album) Hungaroton SLPX 11707 France 1975 Sell This Version
LPX 11530 Janos Sandor - Joseph Haydn (?) Flute Concerto In D Major Hob. VIIf:D1 / Michael Haydn Flute Concerto In D Major album art Joseph Haydn, Michael Haydn, Kovács Lóránt, Philharmonic Orchestra Of Györ*, János Sándor* Joseph Haydn, Michael Haydn, Kovács Lóránt, Philharmonic Orchestra Of Györ*, János Sándor* - Joseph Haydn (?) Flute Concerto In D Major Hob. VIIf:D1 / Michael Haydn Flute Concerto In D Major(LP) Hungaroton LPX 11530 Hungary 1977 Sell This Version
SLPX 16595 Janos Sandor - Gold Und Silber Orchestral Hits album art Lehár* - Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra*, János Sándor* Lehár* - Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra*, János Sándor* - Gold Und Silber Orchestral Hits(LP, Album) Qualiton SLPX 16595 Hungary 1977 Sell This Version
SLPX 12031 Janos Sandor - Orchestral Favourites album art Debussy*, De Falla*, Respigh*, Dukas*, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Janos Sandor Debussy*, De Falla*, Respigh*, Dukas*, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Janos Sandor - Orchestral Favourites(LP) Hungaroton SLPX 12031 Hungary 1979 Sell This Version
MK 12031 Janos Sandor - Orchestral Favourites album art Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra*, János Sándor* Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra*, János Sándor* - Orchestral Favourites(Cass, Album) Hungaroton MK 12031 Hungary 1979 Sell This Version
SLPX 12032 Janos Sandor - Opera's Famous Ballets album art Janos Sandor, Hungarian State Opera Orchestra Janos Sandor, Hungarian State Opera Orchestra - Opera's Famous Ballets(LP) Hungaroton SLPX 12032 Hungary 1979 Sell This Version
MK 11566 Janos Sandor - Ungarische Tänze Nr. 1-21 (Gesamtaufnahme) album art Johannes Brahms, Philharmonic Orchestra Of Györ*, János Sándor* Johannes Brahms, Philharmonic Orchestra Of Györ*, János Sándor* - Ungarische Tänze Nr. 1-21 (Gesamtaufnahme) (Album) Sonocord MK 11566 Hungary 1976 Sell This Version
LD-0543 Janos Sandor - Andante Za Flavto In Orkester / Koncert Za Flavto In Orkester / Jeux Concertants Za Flavto In Orkester album art Irena Grafenauer - Simfonični Orkester Slovenske Filharmonije*, Anton Nanut, Janos Sandor - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / Carl Stamitz / Ivo Petrić Irena Grafenauer - Simfonični Orkester Slovenske Filharmonije*, Anton Nanut, Janos Sandor - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / Carl Stamitz / Ivo Petrić - Andante Za Flavto In Orkester / Koncert Za Flavto In Orkester / Jeux Concertants Za Flavto In Orkester(LP, Album) ZKP RTVL LD-0543 Yugoslavia 1981 Sell This Version
DIAP 25009 Janos Sandor - Divertimento N.º 1 • Concerto Para Violeta E Orquestra album art Joly Braga Santos - Ana Bela Chaves, Orq. Filarmónica De Budapeste*, Janos Sandor Joly Braga Santos - Ana Bela Chaves, Orq. Filarmónica De Budapeste*, Janos Sandor - Divertimento N.º 1 • Concerto Para Violeta E Orquestra (Album) Diapasão DIAP 25009 Portugal 1983 Sell This Version
36.4 Janos Sandor - Viola Concertino • Piano Concertino • Divertimento album art Lopes-Graça* - Ana Bela Chaves, Helena Sá e Costa, Orquestra Filarmónica de Budapeste*, János Sándor* Lopes-Graça* - Ana Bela Chaves, Helena Sá e Costa, Orquestra Filarmónica de Budapeste*, János Sándor* - Viola Concertino • Piano Concertino • Divertimento (Album) Melodia (4) 36.4 Portugal 1984 Sell This Version
11 031 Janos Sandor - Zauber Der Operette album art Jean-Pierre Wallez, Sinfonie-Orchester RTL, Janos Sandor, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Redel Jean-Pierre Wallez, Sinfonie-Orchester RTL, Janos Sandor, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Redel - Zauber Der Operette(CD) Delta (18) 11 031 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
11 029 Janos Sandor - Operetten Gala album art Jean-Pierre Wallez, Sinfonie-Orchester RTL, Janos Sandor, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Redel Jean-Pierre Wallez, Sinfonie-Orchester RTL, Janos Sandor, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Redel - Operetten Gala(CD) Delta (18) 11 029 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
DUETCD 140 Janos Sandor - The Ballet Collection Vol. 3 Sleeping Beauty and other featured works album art Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Peter Wohlert, Staatskapelle Dresden, Hans Vonk, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Janos Sandor, Bratislava Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Wöss, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Heinz Fricke Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Peter Wohlert, Staatskapelle Dresden, Hans Vonk, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Janos Sandor, Bratislava Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Wöss, Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin, Heinz Fricke - The Ballet Collection Vol. 3 Sleeping Beauty and other featured works(CD, Album) DUET MUSIC DUETCD 140 Austria 1986 Sell This Version
11 030 Janos Sandor - Operetten Festival album art Jean-Pierre Wallez, Sinfonie-Orchester RTL, Janos Sandor, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Redel Jean-Pierre Wallez, Sinfonie-Orchester RTL, Janos Sandor, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Kurt Redel - Operetten Festival(CD) Delta (18) 11 030 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
HRC 065 Janos Sandor - Gold And Silver album art Franz Lehár, Léo Delibes, Josef Lanner Joseph Lanner Johann Strauss II*, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Janos Sandor, Hungarian State Orchestra, János Ferencsik Franz Lehár, Léo Delibes, Josef Lanner Joseph Lanner Johann Strauss II*, The Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra, Janos Sandor, Hungarian State Orchestra, János Ferencsik - Gold And Silver(CD, Album, RM) Hungaroton HRC 065 Hungary 1987 Sell This Version
SLPX 12947 Janos Sandor - Pomádé Király Új Ruhája I, Ii. Szvit = Suite Nos 1&2 From King Pomádé's New Clothes album art György Ránki*, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, Tamás Pál, János Sándor* György Ránki*, Budapest Symphony Orchestra, Tamás Pál, János Sándor* - Pomádé Király Új Ruhája I, Ii. Szvit = Suite Nos 1&2 From King Pomádé's New Clothes(LP) Hungaroton SLPX 12947 Hungary 1987 Sell This Version
23 016 Janos Sandor - Die Meistersinfonien album art Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, The London Symphony Orchestra, Janos Sandor, Hungarian Chamber Orchestra, Vilmos Tátrai Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, The London Symphony Orchestra, Janos Sandor, Hungarian Chamber Orchestra, Vilmos Tátrai - Die Meistersinfonien(CD) Master Digital (2) 23 016 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
HRC 054 Janos Sandor - Radetzkymarsch - Pizzicato-Polka - Kaiserwalzer - Frühlingsstimmen - Tik-Tak-Polka album art Johann Strauss Jr., Györ Philharmonic Orchestra*, Janos Sandor Johann Strauss Jr., Györ Philharmonic Orchestra*, Janos Sandor - Radetzkymarsch - Pizzicato-Polka - Kaiserwalzer - Frühlingsstimmen - Tik-Tak-Polka(CD, Album, RM) Hungaroton HRC 054 Hungary 1987 Sell This Version