Arturo Toscanini

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Italian conductor of many orchestras worldwide (1867-1957)


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He listened to recordings, read biographies and other books on conductors, and considered reviews of performances for his discussion, which begins with Wagner himself, then chronologically treats his pupils Hermann Levi, Felix Mottl, and Karl Muck, and Viennese, American, German, and Russian conductors Arthur Nikisch, Albert Coates, Gustav Mahler, Felix Weingartner, Bruno Walter, Arturo Toscanini, Artur Bodanzky, Wilhelm Furtwangler, Fritz Busch, Erich Kleiber, Hans Knappertsbusch, Clemens Krauss, Karl Bohm, Richard Strauss, Otto Klemperer, and Fritz Reiner.
The Opening Ceremony will feature the "Gala Concert of the RAI National Symphony Orchestra," conducted by maestro Jurai Valcuha at the Arturo Toscanini Auditorium.
Known both as Hotel Astor and the Astor Hotel, it was also home to residents such as conductor Arturo Toscanini, and celebrities such as actor Jimmy Durante and filmmaker D.
No less an authority than the great conductor Arturo Toscanini, who had conducted Caruso, proclaimed that Mario Lanza had "the greatest voice of the 20th century".
Sony Classical is the home of artists such as Yo-Yo Ma, Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Lang Lang, Joshua Bell, Murray Perahia and Vittorio Grigolo, as well as containing the musical legacy of Glenn Gould, Arthur Rubinstein, Vladimir Horowitz, Arturo Toscanini and Leonard Bernstein.
David considered the possibilities, his own father, Abraham Lincoln, Judge Louis Bran-deis, Lou Gehrig, Arturo Toscanini, he thought.
Everyone from Enrico Caruso and Arturo Toscanini to Maria Callas and Renata Tebaldi made the long trip to Argentina.
It was here that she met Arturo Toscanini and Richard Strauss, in whose Rosenkavalier she soon found her signature role, as the Marschallin.
Summary: In honour of the most influential conductor of classical music who in his interpretations also remained faithful to the composer: the new "Montblanc Donation Pen Arturo Toscanini" in black precious resin and platinised fittings pays homage to the musician who started as a young cellist and, in one single appearance, became one of the greatest maestri as conductor: Arturo Toscanini.
Upon its premiere to a sold-out audience at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan in 1926, conductor Arturo Toscanini, a close friend of Puccini, conducted the opera only until the moment that Puccini stopped writing it, declaring "Qui finisce l'opera, perchE[umlaut] a questo punto il maestro E morto" ("Here the opera ends, because at this point the maestro died").
I would like to share with readers the experience of a very special person: Marian Anderson, the great singer of classical music and Negro spirituals about whom Arturo Toscanini said that a great voice like hers comes once in a century.
1926 Arturo Toscanini conducted the first performance of Puccini's last opera, Turandot, in Milan.
Arturo Toscanini, the famous conductor, did not like photographers or being photographed.
Mr Salvi established his reputation as a harpist in the US under such renowned conductors as Arturo Toscanini and Pierre Monteux.
He frets about the ways other musicians read his work, arguing with Arturo Toscanini about the tempo he chose for a performance of Bolero, and raging at Paul Wittgenstein for embellishing the score of the Piano Concerto for the Left Hand that Ravel wrote on his commission.