Sir Colin Davis, 1927-2013
Photographs from the career of conductor Sir Colin Davis, who has died, aged 85.
2012. Sir Colin Davis conducted the LSO and Chorus in the Berlioz Requiem at St Paul's Cathedral
The combined forces of the LSO and chorus totalled more than 200
2000. Sir Colin Davis conducts the Guildhall School Orchestra in a performance of Berlioz's Grande Messe des Morts for
Over 600 young musicians from London and Paris were involved
1999. Sir Colin Davis with horn player Tim Brown during filming of a TV series about British masterworks
In the series, Sir Colin explored six great British compositions
2000. The London Symphony Orchestra and London Philharmonic Choir with conductor Colin Davis at The Proms
The LSO and London Philharmonic Choir with conductor Colin Davis at The Proms.
1978. Colin Davis with the London Symphony Orchestra
During filming of a version of Handel's great oratorio for TV
1964. Conductor Colin Davis talks with Michael Tippett and Erich Gruenberg, leader of the LSO during rehearsal
Rehearsing Michael Tippet's Concerto for Double String Orchestra for a TV programme, 1964.
1964. Mstislav Rostropovich with LSO conductor Colin Davis, during rehearsals for a concert at the Royal Albert Hall
Yehudi Menuhin and Mstislav Rostropovich appeared together for the first time.
1967. Colin Davis conducting a rehearsal of 'The Trojans' with the LSO at the Royal Albert Hall for the Proms
A legendary Proms performance
1971. Colin Davis conducts the Last Night of the Proms
Among the joyful Prommers