German Conductor Wilhelm Furtwängler Died On This Day in 1954 [ON-THIS-DAY]

German conductor Wilhelm Furtwängler died on this day in 1954

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Wilhelm Furtwängler Death

German conductor Wilhelm Furtwängler died on this day in 1954.

Remembered as one of the greatest symphonic and operatic conductors of the 20th Century, he served Principal conducting positions with the Berlin PhilharmonicLeipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.

 

MOZART | 'DON GIOVANNI' OVERTURE | WILHELM FURTWÄNGLER & VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA | 1954