Eugene Ormandy

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Eugene Ormandy (November 18, 1899 – March 12, 1985) was a Hungarian-born conductor and violinist who became internationally famous as the music director and conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra. The maestro's 44-year-long association with the Philadelphia is one of the longest enjoyed by any conductor with a single orchestra. Under his baton, the Philadelphia had three gold records and won two Grammy Awards.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1950 Sibelius: Finlandia / The Swan of Tuonela / Rachmaninoff: Prelude in C-sharp minor / Prelude in G major / Prelude in G minor Sibelius, Rachmaninoff; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1959 Messiah George Frederick Handel; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Eileen Farrell, Martha Lipton, Davis Cunningham, William Warfield 3
1960 Carmina Burana Carl Orff; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 3
1965 Violin Concertos Sibelius, Walton; Zino Francescatti, New York Philharmonic, Leonard Bernstein, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1973 The Respighi Album: Five Great Tone Poems Ottorino Respighi; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1980 Saint‐Saëns: Symphony no. 3 "Organ" Saint‐Saëns; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Michael Murray 1
1981 Sibelius: Violin Concerto / Saint-Saëns: Rondo Capriccioso Jean Sibelius, Camille Saint‐Saëns; Dylana Jenson, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 2
1982 Violin Concerto, op. 77 Brahms; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Isaac Stern 1
1983 Tchaikovsky Symphony no. 6 in D Minor “pathétique” Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra 1
1983 The Gershwin Album (The Philadelphia Orchestra feat. conductor: Eugene Ormany, piano: Philippe Entremont) Gershwin; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Philippe Entremont 1
1985 Violin Concerto / Sérénade mélancolique Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky; Itzhak Perlman, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1986 Four Legends from the "Kalevala" Sibelius; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1986 Piano Concerto no. 3 Rachmaninoff; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Vladimir Ashkenazy 2
1987 Rachmaninoff Plays Rachmaninoff: Concertos 2 & 3 Sergei Rachmaninoff, Leopold Stokowski, Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra 1
1988 Rachmaninoff Plays Rachmaninoff: Concertos no. 1 & 4 / Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Sergei Rachmaninoff, Leopold Stokowski, Eugene Ormandy & The Philadelphia Orchestra 1
1988 Violin Concertos Пётр Ильич Чайковский, Jean Sibelius; David Oistrakh, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1989 Violin Concertos Nos. 1, 2 Prokofiev; Isaac Stern, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1989 La Mer / Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun / Daphnis et Chloe, Suite no. 2 Debussy, Ravel; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1990 Concierto de Aranjuez / Fantasía para un gentilhombre Joaquín Rodrigo; John Williams, Philadelphia Orchestra, Ormandy, English Chamber Orchestra, Groves 1
1990 Violin Concertos Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky; Isaac Stern, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 3 1
1990 Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique / Dukas: The Sorceror's Apprentice / Mussorgsky: Night on Bald Mountain Berlioz, Dukas, Mussorgsky; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 3
1990 Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor / Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor Frédéric Chopin; Emil Gilels, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy / André Watts, New York Philharmonic, Thomas Schippers 1
1990 Symphony no. 2 / Valse Triste / The Swan of Tuonela / Pohjola’s Daughter Jean Sibelius; Eugene Ormandy, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Louis Rosenblatt 1
1990 Symphony No. 6 "Pathétique" Tchaikovsky; Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1990 Violin Concerto / Cello Concerto Dvořák; Isaac Stern, Leonard Rose, Eugene Ormandy 1
1991 Symphony No. 9 "From the New World" / Scherzo Capriccioso / Carnival Overture Antonín Dvořák; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1991 Symphony No. 9, "From the New World" / Serenade for Strings Antonín Dvořák; London Symphony Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1991 1812 Overture Tchaikovsky; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 2
1991 Greig; Schumann: Piano Concertos Eugene Ormandy 1
1991 Scheherazade / Russian Easter Overture / Capriccio Espagnol Николай Андреевич Римский-Корсаков; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 2
1991 Piano Concertos 1 & 4; Rhapsody On a Theme By Paganini Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов; Philippe Entremont, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1992 Violin Concertos Beethoven, Sibelius; Zino Francescatti, David Oistrakh, Bruno Walter, Eugene Ormandy 1
1992 Violin Concerto / Piano Trio no. 2 Brahms; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, Joseph Szigeti, Pablo Casals, Dame Myra Hess 1
1993 Piano Concerto No. 3 Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов; Владимир Самойлович Горовиц, Eugene Ormandy, New York Philharmonic 2
1993 Symphony No. 6 "Pathétique" / Marche Slave / Capriccio Italien Tchaikovsky; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1993 La Mer / Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune / Danse / Nocturnes Debussy; Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1993 The Planets Gustav Holst; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 2
1994 Symphonies no. 2 & no. 7 Sibelius; Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1994 Piano Concertos nos. 1 & 2 Fryderyk Chopin; Emanuel Ax, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1995 Pictures at an Exhibition / Night on Bald Mountain Mussorgsky; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1995 The Ride of Valkure, etc. Wagner; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1995 Symphonies no. 1 & 5 Jean Sibelius; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1996 Orchestral Music Richard Wagner; The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell 1
1996 Peter and The Wolf / Carnival of the Animals / Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra Prokofiev, Saint-Saëns, Britten; Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1997 Requiem Berlioz; Cesare Valletti, Temple University Chorus, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1999 Piano Concerto nos. 2 & 3 Sergey Rachmaninov; Sergey Rachmaninov, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Leopold Stokowski, Eugene Ormandy 1
1999 The Fantastic Philadelphians The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
2000 Symphony no. 15 / Sonata no. 2 Dmitri Shostakovich; Eugene Ormandy, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Emil Gilels 1
2000 El amor brujo / Nights in the Gardens of Spain / The Three-Cornered Hat, Suite no. 2 de Falla; Eugene Ormandy, Leopold Stokowski, Shirley Verrett 1
2000 The Complete Concerto Recordings, Volume 3 J.S. Bach, Mozart, Kreisler; Fritz Kreisler, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Malcolm Sargent, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1

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