Karl Anton Rickenbacher

Born 20 May 1940. Died 28 February 2014
Karl Anton Rickenbacher
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1940-05-20
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Karl Anton Rickenbacher

Karl Anton Rickenbacher Biography (Wikipedia)

Karl Anton Rickenbacher (20 May 1940 – 28 February 2014) was a Swiss conductor.

Born in Basel, Rickenbacher studied at the Berlin Conservatory with Herbert von Karajan. He took part in master classes with Pierre Boulez. He was an assistant conductor at the Zürich Opera from 1966 to 1969. He served as first Kapellmeister of the Stadt Buhnen Freiburg from 1969 to 1975. He was music director of the Westphalian Symphony Orchestra from 1976 to 1985. He was chief conductor of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra from 1978 to 1980. He was appointed principal guest conductor of the Belgian BRT Philharmonic Orchestra in 1987.

Rickenbacher's commercial recordings include those of the student symphonies of Richard Strauss, as part of his set of recordings called "The Unknown Richard Strauss".

He died of a heart attack in 2014, aged 73.

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Engelbert Humperdinck
Hänsel und Gretel (Overture)
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Hänsel und Gretel (Overture)
Richard Strauss
Romanze
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Romanze
Engelbert Humperdinck
Königskinder (Concert Overture)
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Königskinder (Concert Overture)
Paul Gilson
De Zee [The Sea] - symphony
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De Zee [The Sea] - symphony
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Engelbert Humperdinck & Karl Anton Rickenbacher
The Christmas Dream (The Blue Bird)
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The Christmas Dream (The Blue Bird)
Engelbert Humperdinck, Karl Anton Rickenbacher & Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Königskinder Concert Overture
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Königskinder Concert Overture
Engelbert Humperdinck
Dornröschen Tone-Pictures (Prelude)
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Dornröschen Tone-Pictures (Prelude)
Paul Hindemith
Turandot Scherzo (Symphonic Metamorphosis of themes by Carl Maria von Weber)
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Turandot Scherzo (Symphonic Metamorphosis of themes by Carl Maria von Weber)
Alexander von Zemlinsky
Psalm 83
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Psalm 83
Engelbert Humperdinck, Bamberg Symphony Orchestra & Karl Anton Rickenbacher
Dornroschen - tone-pictures from the opera, no.5; Festival sounds (Finale)
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Dornroschen - tone-pictures from the opera, no.5; Festival sounds (Finale)
Richard Wagner
Descendons gaiement la courtille
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Descendons gaiement la courtille
Richard Strauss
Waltz Sequence No 1 (Der Rosenkavalier)
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Waltz Sequence No 1 (Der Rosenkavalier)
Richard Strauss
Festmarsch in E flat major, Op 1
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Festmarsch in E flat major, Op 1

Festmarsch in E flat major, Op 1

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Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
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Karl Amadeus Hartmann
Sinfonia Tragica
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Sinfonia Tragica

Sinfonia Tragica

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Karl Amadeus Hartmann
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra
Anton Bruckner
Missa Solemnis In B Flat Minor For Soloists, Chorus, Organ And Orchestra [1854]
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Missa Solemnis In B Flat Minor For Soloists, Chorus, Organ And Orchestra [1854]
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1978: Prom 36
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Royal Albert Hall
1978-08-28T22:18:23
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Aug
1978

Proms 1978: Prom 36

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1978: Prom 35
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Royal Albert Hall
1978-08-26T22:18:23
26
Aug
1978

Proms 1978: Prom 35

Royal Albert Hall

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