Hugo Rignold

Born 15 May 1905. Died 30 May 1976
Hugo Rignold
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1905-05-15
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Hugo Rignold

Hugo Rignold Biography (Wikipedia)

Hugo Henry Rignold (15 May 1905 – 30 May 1976) was an English conductor and violinist, who is best remembered as Musical Director of the Royal Ballet (1957–1960) and conductor of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (1960–1968).

After playing the violin and recording with many jazz and dance bands, and leading his own London Casino Orchestra, in the 1920s and 1930s, during World War II, Rignold began to conduct classical orchestras. Thereafter, he conducted opera at Covent Garden and then the Liverpool Philharmonic, beginning in the late 1940s, followed by the Royal Ballet and his long tenure with Birmingham.

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Hugo Rignold Tracks

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Antonio Vivaldi
Concerto in G Minor Op.12
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Concerto in G Minor Op.12
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Il Seraglio: I was heedless in my rapture
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Il Seraglio: I was heedless in my rapture

Il Seraglio: I was heedless in my rapture

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Gwen Catley
Orchestra
Studio Orchestra
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Hugo Rignold
A Beautiful Baby
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A Beautiful Baby
Hugo Rignold
You must have been a beautiful baby
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You must have been a beautiful baby
Hugo Rignold
Poor Butterfly
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Poor Butterfly
Sergei Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor
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Piano Concerto No.2 in C minor
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1957: Prom 19
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Royal Albert Hall
1957-08-10T18:38:12
10
Aug
1957

Proms 1957: Prom 19

Royal Albert Hall

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