Recording of Colin Davis

June 01, 2013

The famous British conductor Colin Davis died this past April 14. Davis had been a highly successful recording conductor over many decades. Among his many specialties, his achievements in recording the music of Hector Berlioz stand out. He was the first one to get on discs Berlioz's epic opera The Trojans. We'll sample some of Davis' outstanding recordings.


Classical 24 Music Playlist

WILL Highlights

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