Hungarian-born violinist and conductor Eugene Ormandy was born on this day in 1899.
Dying in 1985, Maestro Ormandy is remembered as one of the eminent conductors of the 20th Century – having served as Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra for more than 4 decades.
HOLST | THE PLANETS | EUGENE ORMANDY & PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA | 1977
Eugene Ormandy Conducts 20th Century Classics |CD Box Set|
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Release Date: August 28, 2012