La Scena Musicale

Tuesday, 7 October 2008

Today's Birthdays in Music: October 7 (Dutoit, Ma)

1936 - Charles Dutoit, Lausanne, Switzerland; conductor

In Conversation
A Glance Back (La Scena Musicale, April 2002)

Charles Dutoit talks about the music of Debussy and Ravel

Charles Dutoit conducts the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal as Ewa Podleś sings "La Mort de Cléopâtre" by Berlioz (2003)

1955 - Yo-Yo Ma, Paris, France; cellist

Official website

Yo-Yo Ma plays the first movement of Elgar's Cello Concerto (Chicago Symphony Orchestra, conducted hy Daniel Barenboim, 1997)

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