Igor Markevitch

Conductor. Born 27 July 1912. Died 7 March 1983
Igor Markevitch
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1912-07-27
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Igor Markevitch

Igor Markevitch Biography (Wikipedia)

Igor Borisovitch Markevitch (Russian: Игорь Борисович Маркевич, Igor Borisovich Markevich, Ukrainian: Ігор Борисович Маркевич, Ihor Borysovych Markevych; July 27, 1912 – March 7, 1983) was an avant-garde Ukrainian composer and eminent conductor who studied and worked in Paris and became a naturalized Italian and French citizen in 1947 and 1982 respectively. He was commissioned in 1929 for a piano concerto by impresario Serge Diaghilev of the Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo.

Markevitch settled in Italy during World War II. After the war, he moved to Switzerland. He had an international conducting career from there. He was married twice and had three sons and two daughters.

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Georges Bizet
Carmen Suite No 2 (Nocturne)
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Carmen Suite No 2 (Nocturne)
Lili Boulanger
Pie Jesu
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Pie Jesu

Pie Jesu

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Alain Fauqueur
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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Capriccio espagnol, Op 34 (5th mvt)
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Capriccio espagnol, Op 34 (5th mvt)
Lamoroeux Orchestra, Alain Fauqueur & Igor Markevitch
Pie Jesu
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Pie Jesu

Pie Jesu

Performer
Lamoroeux Orchestra
Alain Fauqueur
Lili Boulanger
Psalm 24
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Psalm 24

Psalm 24

Choir
Chorale Elisabeth Brasseur
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Frédéric Chopin
Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, Op.21 (2nd mvt)
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Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, Op.21 (2nd mvt)
Georges Bizet
Menuet; Farandole (L'Arlésienne Suite No 2)
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Menuet; Farandole (L'Arlésienne Suite No 2)
Lili Boulanger
Psalm 129
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Psalm 129

Psalm 129

Choir
Chorale Elisabeth Brasseur
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Lili Boulanger
Psaume 129
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Psaume 129
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Russian Easter Festival Overture
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Russian Easter Festival Overture
Czech Philharmonic Chorus And Orchestra & Igor Markevitch
Kyrie (St Cecilia Mass)
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Kyrie (St Cecilia Mass)

Kyrie (St Cecilia Mass)

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Czech Philharmonic Chorus And Orchestra
Lili Boulanger
Pie Jesu Vers For Mezzo-Soprano, Organ And Orchestra
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Pie Jesu Vers For Mezzo-Soprano, Organ And Orchestra
Lili Boulanger
Psalm 129
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Psalm 129

Psalm 129

Choir
Elisabeth Brasseur Chorale
Daniel François Esprit Auber
La muette de Portici (Overture)
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La muette de Portici (Overture)

La muette de Portici (Overture)

Orchestra
Orchestre des Concerts Lamoureux
Lili Boulanger
Pie Jesu
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Pie Jesu

Pie Jesu

Performer
Orchestra
Lamoureux Concerts Association Orchestra
Ferruccio Busoni
Tanzwalzer
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Tanzwalzer
Georges Bizet
Carmen: Prelude to Act I
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Carmen: Prelude to Act I

Carmen: Prelude to Act I

Orchestra
Lamoureux Concerts Orchestra
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Capriccio espagnol, Op.34
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Capriccio espagnol, Op.34
Frédéric Chopin
Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, Op.21
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Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, Op.21

Piano Concerto No.2 in F minor, Op.21

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Orchestra
Orchestre des Concerts Lamoureux
Manuel de Falla
Nights in the Gardens of Spain
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Nights in the Gardens of Spain

Nights in the Gardens of Spain

Performer
Orchestra
Orchestre des Concerts Lamoureux
Emmanuel Chabrier
España
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España

España

Performer
-See Sp. R S O Spanish Radio And Tv S O
Music Arranger
Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka
A Life For The Tsar - Finale
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A Life For The Tsar - Finale
Ludwig van Beethoven
Zur Namensfeier Overture, Op.115
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Zur Namensfeier Overture, Op.115

Zur Namensfeier Overture, Op.115

Orchestra
Lamoureux Concert Orchestra
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op 36
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Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op 36
Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka
Ruslan and Ludmila (Overture)
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Ruslan and Ludmila (Overture)

Ruslan and Ludmila (Overture)

Orchestra
Orchestre Lamoureux, Paris
Camille Saint‐Saëns
The Elephant (The Carnival of the Animals)
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The Elephant (The Carnival of the Animals)
Kolja Lessing, Raphael Haeger, Franzl Lang, Christopher Lyndon‐Gee, Igor Markevitch & Jens Gagelmann
L'envoi d'lcare - lcarte se fait fixer des ailles
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L'envoi d'lcare - lcarte se fait fixer des ailles
Manuel de Falla
Nights in the gardens of Spain for piano and orchestra
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Nights in the gardens of Spain for piano and orchestra
Charles‐François Gounod
St Cecilia Mass
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St Cecilia Mass

St Cecilia Mass

Choir
Czech Philharmonic Chorus
Orchestra
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Hector Berlioz
Damnation of Faust: scenes 18 & 19
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Damnation of Faust: scenes 18 & 19

Damnation of Faust: scenes 18 & 19

Orchestra
Lamoureux Orchestra
Georges Bizet
Carmen Suite No 1
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Carmen Suite No 1

Carmen Suite No 1

Performer
Georges Bizet
Orchestre des Concerts Lamoureux
Elisabeth Brasseur Chorale, Lamoureux Concerts Orchestra, Lili Boulanger & Igor Markevitch
Psalm 24 for chorus, organ and orchestra
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Psalm 24 for chorus, organ and orchestra

Psalm 24 for chorus, organ and orchestra

Performer
Elisabeth Brasseur Chorale, Lamoureux Concerts Orchestra, Lili Boulanger & Igor Markevitch
Elizabeth Brasseur Choir, Maria Stader, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Oralia Dominguez, Ernst Haefliger, Michel Roux, Orchestre Lamoureux & Igor Markevitch
Mass in C major, K 317, 'Coronation'
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Mass in C major, K 317, 'Coronation'

Mass in C major, K 317, 'Coronation'

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Elizabeth Brasseur Choir, Maria Stader, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Oralia Dominguez, Ernst Haefliger, Michel Roux, Orchestre Lamoureux & Igor Markevitch
Igor Markevitch
Cantique d'amour for orchestra
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Cantique d'amour for orchestra
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