Legendary Czech conductor Rafael Kubelik died on this day in 1996 – aged 82.
The son of Bohemian violin virtuoso Jan Kubelík, Maestro Kubelik served distinguished conducting positions with the Czech Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Royal Opera House, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, The Metropolitan Opera, Berliner Philharmoniker, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and the Vienna Philharmonic.
MAHLER | SYMPHONY NO. 1 IN D MAJOR | RAFAEL KUBELIK & BAVARIAN RADIO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Dvorák: Symphonies Nos. 8 & 9
Release Date: February 13, 1996