French orchestral and operatic conductor Georges Pretre died on this day in 2017 – aged 92.
Throughout his seven decade career, he led many of the world’s finest orchestras – including New York’s Metropolitan Opera, Opéra-Comique, La Scala, the Vienna Symphony, Paris Opera and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
Maestro Pretre twice conducted the Vienna Philharmonic’s New Year’s Day Concerts – in 2008 and 2010.
DEBUSSY | THREE NOCTURNES | GEORGE PRETRE | L’ORCHESTRE DE LA SUISSE ROMANDE | 1972
Georges Prêtre |17 CDs|
The Symphonic Recordings
Release Date: September 2, 2016