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Encyclopedia > Carlo Maria Giulini
Carlo Maria Giulini
Background information
Born May 9, 1914
Flag of Italy Barletta, Italy
Died June 14, 2005 (age 91)
Brescia, Italy
Genre(s) Classical
Occupation(s) Conductor, pedagogue
Instrument(s) Viola
Associated
acts
La Scala
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Vienna Symphony

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Contents

Biography

Giulini was born in Barletta, Italy and studied the viola and composition at the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in Rome. He later studied conducting with Bernardino Molinari.[1] Barletta, Italy is a city in Northern Apulia with 93,104 inhabitants. ... The viola (French, alto; German Bratsche) is a bowed string instrument. ... The Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia in a musical academy and symphonic organization based in Rome, Italy. ... Nickname: Motto: SPQR: Senatus Populusque Romanus Location of the city of Rome (yellow) within the Province of Rome (red) and region of Lazio (grey) Coordinates: Region Lazio Province Province of Rome Founded 21 April 753 BC Government  - Mayor Walter Veltroni Area  - City 1,285 km²  (580 sq mi)  - Urban 5...


Giulini worked at Milan Radio from 1946 to 1951, where he revived several obscure operas, including works by Alessandro Scarlatti. Arturo Toscanini heard a production of Haydn's Il mondo della luna; this led Toscanini to recommend Giulini for the musical directorship at La Scala, where he remained from 1953 to 1956. This article does not cite any references or sources. ... Alessandro Scarlatti Alessandro Scarlatti (May 2, 1660 – October 24, 1725) was a Baroque composer especially famous for his operas and chamber cantatas. ... Arturo Toscanini (March 25, 1867 – January 16, 1957) was an Italian musician. ... (Franz) Joseph Haydn (in German, Josef; he never used the Franz) (March 31, 1732 – May 31, 1809) was a leading composer of the classical period. ... The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, by night. ...


In 1958, Giulini conducted a highly acclaimed production of Verdi's Don Carlos at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. During the 1960s, he was in great demand as a guest conductor of leading orchestras around the world, and made numerous well-received recordings with the Philharmonia Orchestra of London and several others. “Verdi” redirects here. ... This article refers to the opera Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi (and its revised Italian version, known as Don Carlo). ... The Floral Hall of the Royal Opera House The Royal Opera House is a performing arts venue in London. ... Covent Garden is a district in central London and within the easterly bounds of the City of Westminster. ... The 1960s decade refers to the years from January 1, 1960 to December 31, 1969, inclusive. ... The Philharmonia Orchestra is an orchestra based in London. ...


After 1968 Giulini abandoned opera, as a result of not wanting to compromise his artistic vision, concentrating instead on orchestral works. He served as principal guest conductor of the Chicago Symphony from 1969 to 1978, and he was named music director of the Vienna Symphony in 1973. From 1978 to 1984, he served as principal conductor and Music Director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, launching his tenure there with performances of Beethoven's 9th Symphony. In 1982 he returned once more to opera, conducting a controversial production of Verdi's Falstaff. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the major orchestras in the United States. ... The Vienna Symphony (Wiener Symphoniker) is an orchestra in Vienna, Austria. ... The Los Angeles Philharmonic is an American orchestra based in Los Angeles, California. ... Composer Ludwig van Beethoven The Symphony No. ... For other uses, see Falstaff (disambiguation). ...


Giulini's most notable opera recordings include the 1959 Philharmonia Orchestra and Chorus versions of Mozart's operas Le Nozze di Figaro and Don Giovanni for EMI, as well as his 1955 recording of Verdi's La Traviata with Maria Callas. Admired orchestral records include Debussy's La Mer and Nocturnes with the Philharmonia Orchestra, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, Brahms's 4th Symphony and Mahler's 9th Symphony with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Beethoven's 3rd and 5th Symphonies, and Schumann's 3rd Symphony with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Mahler's Das Lied von der Erde with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, and Brahms's 3rd and 4th Symphonies, and Bruckner's epic 8th and 9th symphonies with the Vienna Philharmonic. Most of these discs were recorded for the Deutsche Grammophon label. The Philharmonia Orchestra is an orchestra based in London. ... “Mozart” redirects here. ... Le Nozze di Figaro, is a comic opera composed in 1786 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, with libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte, based on a stage comedy by Beaumarchais. ... Don Giovanni (K.527; complete title: Il dissoluto punito, ossia il Don Giovanni, literally The Rake Punishd, or Don Giovanni) is an opera in two acts with music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte. ... The EMI Group (LSE: EMI) is a British music company comprising of the major record company EMI Music which operates several labels, based in Kensington in London, England, and EMI Music Publishing, based in New York. ... La traviata is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. ... Maria Callas in a casual moment, 1960s Maria Callas (Greek: Μαρία Κάλλας) (December 2, 1923 – September 16, 1977) was an American born, Greek dramatic coloratura soprano and perhaps the best-known opera singer of the post-World War II period. ... Claude Debussy Claude Achille Debussy (August 22, 1862 – March 25, 1918), composer of impressionistic classical music. ... The Philharmonia is an orchestra based in London. ... Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (Моде́ст Петро́вич Му́соргский) (March 21, 1839 – March 28, 1881; sometimes spelt Modeste Moussorgsky), was an innovative Russian composer famed for his colourful... Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms (May 7, 1833 – April 3, 1897) was a German composer of classical music. ... Mahler refers to: Alma Maria Mahler-Werfel, or Alma Maria Schindler-Mahler Anna Mahler Arthur Mahler, Austrian archeologist Bruce Mahler, actor David Mahler, composer Eduard Mahler, Austrian astronomer; born in Hungary Gustav Mahler, Bohemian-Austrian composer and conductor Halfdan T. Mahler, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) from... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the leading orchestras in the world. ... Ludwig van Beethoven Ludwig van Beethoven (baptized December 17, 1770 – March 26, 1827) was a German composer of Classical music, the predominant musical figure in the transitional period between the Classical and Romantic eras. ... Schumann is the name of several notable people: Robert Schumann (1810 - 1856), German composer (husband of composer Clara Schumann) Clara Wieck Schumann (1819 - 1896), German pianist and composer, (wife of composer Robert Schumann) Georg Schumann (1886 - 1945), German Communist and resistance fighter against the Nazis Georg Schumann (1866 - 1952), German... The Los Angeles Philharmonic is an orchestra based in Los Angeles, California, USA. From 1964-2003, the orchestra played its concerts in the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion of the Los Angeles Music Center. ... Mahler refers to: Alma Maria Mahler-Werfel, or Alma Maria Schindler-Mahler Anna Mahler Arthur Mahler, Austrian archeologist Bruce Mahler, actor David Mahler, composer Eduard Mahler, Austrian astronomer; born in Hungary Gustav Mahler, Bohemian-Austrian composer and conductor Halfdan T. Mahler, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) from... The Berlin Philharmonic rehearsing in the Berliner Philharmonie. ... Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms (May 7, 1833 – April 3, 1897) was a German composer of classical music. ... Anton Bruckner Anton Bruckner (4 September 1824 – 11 October 1896) was an Austrian composer of the Romantic era. ... The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (in German: Wiener Philharmoniker) is the best known orchestra in Austria and one of Europes major ensembles. ... Logo Deutsche Grammophon is a German record label. ...


Giulini and wife, Marcella (d. 1995), had three children.[2] He died in Brescia, Italy at age 91. The Capitoline Temple. ...


Awards and recognitions

Gramophone Award The Gramophone Awards are one of the most significant honours bestowed on the classical record industry, often referred to as the Oscars for classical music. ...

Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance “Beethoven” redirects here. ... Ludwig van Beethovens Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D major was written in 1806. ... Itzhak Perlman playing during the entertainment portion of the White House State Dinner in honor on Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on May 7, 2007 Itzhak Perlman (born August 31, 1945 in Jaffa) is an Israeli-American virtuoso violinist and teacher. ... The Philharmonia Orchestra is an orchestra based in London. ... The EMI Group (LSE: EMI) is a British music company comprising of the major record company EMI Music which operates several labels, based in Kensington in London, England, and EMI Music Publishing, based in New York. ... The Grammy Award for Best Choral Performance has been awarded since 1961. ...

Grammy Award for Best Classical Album “Mozart” redirects here. ... The Requiem Mass in D minor (K. 626) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was composed in 1791. ... The Philharmonia Orchestra is an orchestra based in London. ... The Grammy Award for Best Classical Album has been awarded since 1962. ...

Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Classical Johannes Brahms Johannes Brahms (May 7, 1833 – April 3, 1897) was a German composer of the Romantic period. ... The Violin Concerto in D major by Johannes Brahms, his opus 77, is one of the best-known of all violin concertos. ... Itzhak Perlman playing during the entertainment portion of the White House State Dinner in honor on Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on May 7, 2007 Itzhak Perlman (born August 31, 1945 in Jaffa) is an Israeli-American virtuoso violinist and teacher. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the major orchestras in the United States. ... The Grammy Award for Best Engineered Recording, Non-Classical has been awarded since 1959. ...

Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist Performance Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH (November 22, 1913 Lowestoft, Suffolk - December 4, 1976 Aldeburgh, Suffolk) was a British composer, conductor, and pianist. ... The Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra, op. ... The Philharmonia Orchestra is an orchestra based in London. ... The Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance (with orchestra) has been awarded since 1959. ...

Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance “Mozart” redirects here. ... Mozarts Concerto No. ... Vladimir Samoylovich Horowitz (Russian: ; Ukrainian: ) (1 October 1903 – 5 November 1989) was a Russian-American classical pianist. ... The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, by night. ... The Grammy Award for Best Orchestral Performance has been awarded since 1959. ...

“Mahler” redirects here. ... The Symphony No. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the major orchestras in the United States. ... “Mahler” redirects here. ... The Symphony No. ... The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, based in Chicago, Illinois, is one of the major orchestras in the United States. ...

References

  1. ^ "Carlo Maria Giulini Obituary", The Guardian, 16 Jun 2005. Retrieved on 2007-04-13. 
  2. ^ "Carlo Maria Giulini Obituary", Telegraph, 16 Jun 2005. Retrieved on 2007-04-13. 
  3. ^ 1981 Gramophone Awards. Infoplease.com (11 Jan 2007). Retrieved on 2007-01-11.

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External links

  • Carlo Maria Giulini at All Music Guide
  • Gramophone Award Listings, 1977 - 2002
  • Complete Discography (French)
  • Times article about Giulini
Preceded by
Victor de Sabata
Musical Directors, La Scala, Milan
1953–1956
Succeeded by
Guido Cantelli

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Carlo Maria Giulini, at 91; leading symphony conductor - The Boston Globe - Boston.com - Obituaries - News (739 words)
Carlo Maria Giulini, the 20th-century giant of conducting who considered himself a reverential servant of the great composers, died at age 91.
Giulini's last permanent post was music director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic, from 1978 until 1984, when he resigned to spend more time with his ailing wife.
Giulini spanned the golden age of conducting in the early decades of the 20th century and Italy's contemporary generation of maestros such as Riccardo Muti and Claudio Abbado.
Telegraph | News | Carlo Maria Giulini (1218 words)
Carlo Maria Giulini, who died on Tuesday aged 91, was the leading Italian conductor of his generation and had a dazzling career in his native country and in Vienna, London, Chicago and Los Angeles.
Carlo Maria Giulini was born at Barletta on May 9 1914.
Carlo Maria Giulini's wife, Marcella, died in 1995; he is survived by their three sons.
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