Yuri Ivanovich Simonov

Yuri Ivanovich Simonov. Born 4 March 1941
Yuri Ivanovich Simonov
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1941-03-04
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Yuri Ivanovich Simonov

Yuri Ivanovich Simonov Biography (Wikipedia)

Yuri Ivanovich Simonov (Russian: Ю́рий Ива́нович Си́монов; born 4 March 1941 in Saratov, Soviet Union) is a Russian conductor. He studied at the Leningrad Conservatory under Nikolai Rabinovich, and was later an assistant conductor to Yevgeny Mravinsky with the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra.

Simonov first conducted at the Bolshoi Theatre in 1969, and was named chief conductor of the company in February 1970, the youngest chief conductor in the company's history at that time. He held the post until 1985. In 1986, he established the USSR Maly State Orchestra, and subsequently made several commercial recordings with the ensemble. He became music director of the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra in 1998.

Outside of Russia, Simonov was music director of the Belgian National Orchestra from 1994 to 2002.

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Claude Debussy
Saxophone Rhapsody
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Saxophone Rhapsody
Henryk Mikolaj Górecki
Three Pieces in Old Style (No 3)
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Three Pieces in Old Style (No 3)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
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Polonaise from Eugene Onegin
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1st Movt. Scene from The Swan Lake, suite, Op. 20a
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1st Movt. Scene from The Swan Lake, suite, Op. 20a
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
1st Movt. Scene from Swan Lake Suite
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1st Movt. Scene from Swan Lake Suite
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Overture: The Nutcracker Suite
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Overture: The Nutcracker Suite
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Polonaise From Eugene Onegin
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Polonaise From Eugene Onegin
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