Conducting is the art of directing a musical performance by way of visible gestures. The primary duties of the conductor are to unify performers, set the tempo, execute clear preparations and beats, a...
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Mendelssohn: String Quartet No. 2 in A Minor, Op. 13 - Shanghai Quartet
Shanghai String Quartet performs at the 2011 Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival. July 21, 2011, St. Francis Auditorium. Weigang Li, violin; Yi-Wen Jiang, violin; Honggang Li, viola; Nicholas Tzavaras, c...
String Quintet No. 2 (Mendelssohn) - Mendelssohn String Quintet No. 2 in B flat major, Op. 87 part 1 Allegro vivace
Amici Ensemble Frankfurt: Andrea Kim, Regine Schmitt, Dirk Niewöhner, Peter Zelienka, Claude Frochaux. Live concert may 2010 produced by Boguslaw Furtok.
Hindemith - sonata for cello solo, 1 & 2 m.
Dmitry Cheglakov - cello Rachmaninov hall of Moscow conservatory (live)
Beethoven 9 - Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Riccardo Muti
On May 7, 1824, Beethoven shared his 9th Symphony with the world even though he could never hear it. On May 7, 2015 celebrate the anniversary of Beethoven’s most glorious and jubilant masterpiece with...
Romanian conductor Sergiu Celibidache
Romanian conductor Sergiu Celibidache was born on this day in 1912 – 104 years ago | Dying in 1996, Maestro Celibidache is remembered as one of the pre-eminent conductors of the 20th Century – having....
Bobby McFerrin - Don't Worry Be Happy
Music video by Bobby McFerrin performing Don't Worry Be Happy.
Священная война (The Sacred War) - Alexandrov Ensemble
Священная война - Alexandrov Ensemble (Red Army Choir) Будем жить! Праздничный концерт, 08.05.2016. Will live! Festive concert. Release of 08/05/2016.
Natalie Dessay - Glitter and be gay
Glyndebourne 1997 Bernstein: Candide
Andre Rieu - Romanian Moments (Maastricht 2015)
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André Rieu - I Will Follow Him
André Rieu & His Johann Strauss Orchestra performing "I Will Follow Him" live in Maastricht. Taken from the DVD "André Rieu - Under The Stars
Claudio Abbado
Claudio Abbado, ([ˈklaudjo abˈbado]; 26 June 1933 – 20 January 2014) was an Italian conductor. Widely considered one of the greatest conductors of the 20th century, he served as music director of the...
Vladimir Ashkenazy
Vladimir Davidovich Ashkenazy (Russian: Влади́мир Дави́дович Ашкена́зи, Vladimir Davidovič Aškenazi; born July 6, 1937) is a Russian-born pianist and conductor of Icelandic and Swiss citizenship.<...
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Leonard Bernstein
Leonard Bernstein (/ˈbɜrnstaɪn/; August 25, 1918 – October 14, 1990) was an American composer, conductor, author, music lecturer, and pianist. He was among the first conductors born and educated ...
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Pierre Boulez
Pierre Boulez ([pjɛʁ bu.lɛːz]; born 26 March 1925) is a French composer, conductor, writer, and pianist.
Boulez was born 26 March 1925, in Montbrison, Loire, France. He was raised a Catholic. As a...
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John Eliot Gardiner
Sir John Eliot Gardiner, CBE (born 20 April 1943) is an English conductor.
Born in Fontmell Magna, Dorset, Gardiner's early musical experience came largely through singing with his family and in a...
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Herbert Von Karajan
Herbert von Karajan ([ˈhɛɐbɛɐt fɔn ˈkaʁaˌjan]; born Heribert, Ritter von Karajan; 5 April 1908 – 16 July 1989) was an Austrian conductor. He was principal conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic for 35 y...
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Neville Marriner
Sir Neville Marriner CBE (born 15 April 1924) is an English conductor and violinist.
Marriner was born in Lincoln, England, and studied at the Royal College of Music and the Paris Conservatoire. H...
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Zubin Mehta
Zubin Mehta (Hindi: ज़ूबिन मेहता, [ˈzuːbɪn ˈmeːɦt̪aː]; born 29 April 1936) is an Indian Parsi conductor of Western classical music. He is the Music Director for Life of the Israel Philharmonic Orc...
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André Previn
André George Previn, KBE (/ˈprɛvɪn/; born Andreas Ludwig Priwin; April 6, 1929) is a German-American pianist, conductor, and composer. He is considered one of the most versatile musicians in the world...
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Leopold Stokowski
Leopold Anthony Stokowski (18 April 1882 – 13 September 1977) was a British conductor of Polish and Irish descent. One of the leading conductors of the early and mid-20th Century, he is...
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Arturo Toscanini
Arturo Toscanini ([arˈtuːro toskaˈniːni]; March 25, 1867 – January 16, 1957) was an Italian conductor. He was one of the most acclaimed musicians of the late 19th and 20th century, renowned for his in...
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Franz Abt
Franz Wilhelm Abt (22 December 1819 – 31 March 1885) was a German composer and choral conductor. He composed roughly 3,000 individual works mostly in the area of vocal music. Several of his songs wer...
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Libor Pešek
Libor Pešek KBE (born 22 June 1933) is a Czech conductor.Pešek was born in Prague and studied conducting, piano, cello and trombone at the Academy of Musical Arts there, with Václav Smetáček and Kare...
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Marco Boni
Marco Boni (born 30 October 1960) is an Italian conductor.
He graduated from the Academy of Music in Milan and started his career as a cellist. In the '80s he performed as a cello major in the orc...