Alfred Walter

Born 8 May 1929. Died 7 March 2004
Alfred Walter
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1929-05-08
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Alfred Walter

Alfred Walter Biography (Wikipedia)

Alfred Walter (May 8, 1929 in Volary – March 7, 2004 in Brussels) was a Bohemian-Austrian conductor.

He was born in Southern Bohemia to Austrian parents, and studied at the University of Graz. He was appointed as assistant conductor to the Opera of Ravensburg in 1948. Later, he became the conductor of the Graz Opera, a title that he held until 1965, while serving at Bayreuth as assistant to Hans Knappertsbusch and Karl Böhm. Walter was the principal conductor of the Durban Symphony Orchestra in South Africa from 1966 to 1969. After that, he served fifteen years as General Director of Music in Münster. In Vienna he has worked as guest conductor at the State Opera, and in 1980, Walter was awarded the Golden Medal of the International Gustav Mahler Society. In 1986, the Austrian government gave him the title of Professor.

Walter has recorded many works of Johann Strauss II and other composers for Naxos Records.

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Louis Spohr
Symphony No. 6 in G Major, Op. 116 - i. Largo grave - Allegro moderato
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Symphony No. 6 in G Major, Op. 116 - i. Largo grave - Allegro moderato

Symphony No. 6 in G Major, Op. 116 - i. Largo grave - Allegro moderato

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Orchestra
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
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Johann Strauss
An der Elbe, Walzer Op. 477
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An der Elbe, Walzer Op. 477

An der Elbe, Walzer Op. 477

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Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Johann Strauss II
Ritter Pasman - Csardas
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Ritter Pasman - Csardas
Johann Strauss II
Revolutions-Marsch Op.54
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Revolutions-Marsch Op.54
Johann Strauss
Gunstwerber Op.4
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Gunstwerber Op.4
Filharmonie Brno
- Champagne Polka op. 211
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- Champagne Polka op. 211
Émile Waldteufel
Les Patineurs Op. 183 (the Skaters)
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Les Patineurs Op. 183 (the Skaters)

Les Patineurs Op. 183 (the Skaters)

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Émile Waldteufel
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
Émile Waldteufel
Les Patineurs, Op.183, The Skaters
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Les Patineurs, Op.183, The Skaters
Alfred Walter
Champagne Polka Op. 211
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Champagne Polka Op. 211

Champagne Polka Op. 211

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Johann Strauss II
CSSR State Philharmonic Orchestra
Émile Waldteufel
L'Estudiantina, Op 191
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L'Estudiantina, Op 191
Alfred Walter
Neue Melodien-Quadrille Op.254 [after themes from Italian operas]
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Neue Melodien-Quadrille Op.254 [after themes from Italian operas]

Neue Melodien-Quadrille Op.254 [after themes from Italian operas]

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Johann (2) Strauss
Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra
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