The renowned orchestra conductor Herbert von Karajan, who headed up the world famous Berlin Philharmonic between 1956 and 1989, is filmed conducting a 1982 performance of Verdi's wonderful FALSTAFF.
The miracle Herbert von Karajan: this box of 117 CDs provides a comprehensive documentation of his artistic achievement beginning with the spectacular arrival in Berlin of the young conductor from the provinces in 1938, through the difficult period of wartime and its aftermath up until recordings produced in 1960 that made him undoubtedly the No. 1 among conductors in Europe and worldwide. Where recordings of classical music are concerned Herbert von Karajan was always, and still is, the hallmark of excellence. Bach Mass in B minor (Elizabeth Schwarzkopf, Nicolai Gedda Philharmonia Orchestra 1952) Bartok Music for Strings Percussion and Celesta (Berlin Philharmonic 1960) Concerto for Or4chestra (Philharmonia, 1952).
Philharmonia Orchestra. Among the conductors who worked with the orchestra in its early years were Richard Strauss, Wilhelm Furtwängler and Arturo Toscanini; of the Philharmonia's younger conductors, the most important to its development was Herbert von Karajan, who though never formally chief conductor was closely associated with the orchestra in the late 1940s and early 1950s.
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Giuseppe Verdi; Piero Cappuccilli, Raina Kabaivanska, Fiorenza Cossotto, Plácido Domingo, José van Dam, Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Herbert von Karajan. Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco Verdi (La Roncole, Italy, October 9 or 10, 1813 – January 27, 1901) was an Italian Romantic composer, mainly of opera.
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