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 (kär′ə-yän′), Herbert von 1908-1989.
Austrian conductor. In 1955 he became conductor for life of the Berlin Philharmonic.


(German ˈkaːrajan)
(Biography) Herbert von (ˈhɛrbɛrt fɔn). 1908–89, Austrian conductor


(ˈkær ə yən, ˈkɑr əˌyɑn)

Herbert von, 1908–89, Austrian conductor.
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Legendary conductor Herbert von Karajan found the Filipino tenor good enough as substitute for tenor Luis Lima who backed out due to vocal indisposition.
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He studied in London and Paris before embarking on his orchestral career during which he held the coveted position of first flautist with the Berlin Philharmonic under Herbert von Karajan.
Von Karajan would go on to record the complete symphonies three more times, but it is this first version that has remained the most successful Beethoven cycle ever recorded.
He attended The Juilliard School, performed as a guest with top orchestras including the San Francisco Symphony and Berlin Philharmonic, and won the prestigious Herbert von Karajan conducting competition in 1979.
Fue la primera voz mexicana en ser considerada por el inolvidable Herbert von Karajan (mas tarde lo serian el baritono Roberto Banuelas y el tenor Francisco Araiza), quien la invito a hacer el endiabladamente dificil personaje de Erda de El oro del Rin, para arrancar la historica grabacion que el otro famoso salzburgues hizo de toda la tetralogia de El anillo del Nibelungo, de Richard Wagner.
United Classics, for example, has just released a remastered version of the classic 1954 recording conducted by Herbert von Karajan, pairing Elizabeth Schwarzkopf and Nan Merriman against Leopold Simo-neau and Rolando Panerai (Lisa Otto is Despina and Sesto Bruscantini is Don Alfonso).