Hungarian conductor Fritz Reiner died on this day in 1963 – aged 74.
Widely regarded as one of the finest conductors of the 20th Century, Maestro Reiner held prestigious conducting positions with the New York Metropolitan Opera, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
BACH | TOCCATA, ADAGIO, AND FUGUE IN C MAJOR, BWV 564 | FRITZ REINER & CHICAGO SYMPHONY | 1954
Fritz Reiner - The Complete Chicago Symphony Recordings on RCA |CD BOX SET|
Release Date: October 15, 2013