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René Leibowitz

1913-1972 PL, Warsaw
Composer / Conductor of Classical

René Leibowitz ([ʁəne lɛbɔwits]; 17 February 1913 – 29 August 1972) was a Polish, later naturalized French, composer, conductor, music theorist and teacher born in Warsaw, Poland. He was historically significant in promoting serialism and the New Music in Paris, France after WWII.

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Folk
  • World
Popular Tracks   
Chamber Symphony on Darmstadt Aural Documents, Box 1 - Composers-Conductors by Various Artists, René Leibowitz, Wolfgang Fortner, Ernst Krenek, Bruno Maderna, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Hans Otte, Henri Pousseur, Pierre Boulez, András Mihály, Ernstalbrecht Stiebler, Manfred Trojahn, Carmen Maria Carneci, Michael Finnissy, Beat Furrer, Johannes Kalitzke & Gerhard Müller-Hornbach
2 Settings, Op. 71: No. 1. The Sick Rose on Leibowitz: Musique de Chambre by René Leibowitz, Schola Heidelberg, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum
2 Settings, Op. 71: No. 2. Never Seek to Tell Thy Love on Leibowitz: Musique de Chambre by René Leibowitz, Schola Heidelberg, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum
Marijuana, variations non serieuses, Op. 54 on Leibowitz: Suite / Serenade / Flute Sonata / 3 Pieces for Piano / Motifs by René Leibowitz, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum
Violin Concerto (Live) on Ivry Gitlis Live: Violin Concertos by Ivry Gitlis, George Szell, Michel Tabachnik, Stanisław Skrowaczewski, Sixten Ehrling & René Leibowitz
3 Pieces, Op. 19: No. 1. Allegro moderato on Leibowitz: Suite / Serenade / Flute Sonata / 3 Pieces for Piano / Motifs by René Leibowitz, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum
3 Pieces, Op. 19: No. 2. Agitato on Leibowitz: Suite / Serenade / Flute Sonata / 3 Pieces for Piano / Motifs by René Leibowitz, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum
3 Pieces, Op. 19: No. 3. Andante on Leibowitz: Suite / Serenade / Flute Sonata / 3 Pieces for Piano / Motifs by René Leibowitz, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum
Serenade, Op. 38: V. Finale: Marsch - Melodram - Coda, "Halfte des Lebens" on Leibowitz: Suite / Serenade / Flute Sonata / 3 Pieces for Piano / Motifs by René Leibowitz, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum
6 Melodies, Op. 6: No. 3. The Deceptrices on Leibowitz: Musique de Chambre by René Leibowitz, Schola Heidelberg, Ensemble Aisthesis & Walter Nussbaum

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Albert RousselAlbert Roussel, Orchestre National De France, René Leibowitz, Quatuor Parrenin, Gérard Souzay, Lucette Descaves2015Album
Offenbach: Gaite ParisiennéRené Leibowitz2014Album
CompositeurRené Leibowitz2013Compil.
La ValseRené Leibowitz2012Single
Beethoven - The Complete SymphonicsLudwig van Beethoven, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz2009Compil.
Les Pêcheurs De PerlesGeorges Bizet, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris, René Leibowitz2004Album
Nuits – Weiß Wie LilienSchola Heidelberg, Ensemble Aisthesis, Walter Nußbaum - Giacinto Scelsi, Cornelius Schwehr, Anton Webern, György Ligeti, Iannis Xenakis, René Leibowitz, Toshio Hosokawa, Arnold Schoenberg2001Album
OrchesterwerkeMaurice Ravel / Radio Symphony Orchestra Paris Dirigent: René Leibowitz1997Album
Symphony No. 7 In C Major ("The Great")Franz Schubert, Orchester Der Wiener Staatsoper, René Leibowitz1997Album
The Nine Symphonies Of BeethovenLudwig van Beethoven, René Leibowitz, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Beecham Choral Society1996Album
Chamber MusicRené Leibowitz - Ensemble Aisthesis1996Album
Symphony Noº 7 (nº9) In DO MAGG. OP. POST. La GrandeFranz Schubert, Orchester Der Wiener Staatsoper, René Leibowitz1995Album
Piano Concerto No 1 & No 2Franz Liszt, Leonard Pennario - René Leibowitz, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1995Album
Highlights From Jacques Offenbach: Orpheus In The UnderworldJacques Offenbach, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris And Chœur Philharmonique De Paris, René Leibowitz1994Album
Orpheus In The UnderworldJacques Offenbach - Paris Philharmonic Orchestra And Paris Philharmonic Chorus, René Leibowitz1994Album
The German Album (Schumann Wagner Liszt)Richard Wagner, Robert Schumann, Franz Liszt, International Symphony Orchestra, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz1993Compil.
Symphonies No. 4 & 7Ludwig van Beethoven / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz1992Compil.
German Dances For OrchestraLudwig van Beethoven, Franz Schubert, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, René Leibowitz Conducting Orchestre National De France, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris1990Album
Beethoven - Leonore Overture No. 3; Symphony No. 2; Symphony No. 5Ludwig van Beethoven, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz1988Compil.
Symphonies 1-9. Complete RecordingLudwig van Beethoven, René Leibowitz, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Beecham Choral Society, Inge Borkh, Ruthie M. Stewart, Richard Lewis, Ludwig Weber1988Album
René Leibowitz , Schubert Symphony No.9 In C 'The Great'René Leibowitz, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1988Album
Orphée Aux Enfers (Volume 1)Jacques Offenbach, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris Direction René Leibowitz1987Album
Orphée Aux Enfers (Volume 2)Jacques Offenbach, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris Direction René Leibowitz1987Album
Boléro - Funk & Wagnalls Family Library Of Great Music - Album 5Maurice Ravel / Wiener Symphoniker - Edouard Van Remoortel / Abbey Simon / Orchestre De Paris - René Leibowitz1984Album
Sinfonia N. 5 "Del Destino" / Sinfonia N. 100 "Militare"Ludwig van Beethoven / Joseph Haydn, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz, Charles Gerhardt1981Album
Pastorale - Sinfonia N. 6 Op. 68Ludwig van Beethoven - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz1980Album
Sinfonia No. 3 In MI Bemolle Maggiore, Op. 55 "Eroica"Ludwig van Beethoven, René Leibowitz, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1980Album
Pictures at an ExhibitionRené Leibowitz1978Album
Classical Gold - Beethoven And TchaikovskyThe Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The New Symphony Orchestra Of London, René Leibowitz, Sir Adrian Boult1978Album
L'Apprendista Stregone / Brani Da "La Dannazione Di Faust" / Danza Macabra / Balletto Dal "Faust" / Orfeo All'Inferno: OuverturePaul Dukas / Hector Berlioz / Camille Saint-Saëns / Jacques Offenbach / Charles Gounod / Orchestre De La Societe Des Concerts Symphoniques De Paris - René Leibowitz / The New Symphony Orchestra Of London - Alexander Gibson1978Album
Carmen, Suite / Espaňa / Bolero / Alborada Del GraciosoGeorges Bizet / Emmanuel Chabrier / Maurice Ravel - Orchestre De La Societe Des Concerts Symphoniques De Paris / Orchestra Filarmonica Di Roma - René Leibowitz1977Album
Sinfonie N. 41 In Do Magg. K 551 "Jupiter" / N. 35 In Re Magg. K. 385 "Haffner"The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / René Leibowitz / Josef Krips, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart1977Album
Earl Wild Plays Two Favorite ConcertosRené Leibowitz, Sir Malcolm Sargent, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1977Album
Sinfonia N. 9 In Do Magg. D. 944 "La Grande"Franz Schubert / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / René Leibowitz1977Album
Eleven Viennese Dances, Wellingon's Victory, King Stephan OvertureLudwig van Beethoven - René Leibowitz, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris1974Album
The German Rococo Flute: Concerto For Flute And Orchestra In G Major / Suite In A Minor For Flute And StringsJean-Pierre Rampal : Christoph Willibald Gluck / Georg Philipp Telemann -- René Leibowitz, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris1974Album
La Symphonie De La Nature (3)Ludwig van Beethoven, René Leibowitz, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1973Album
RequiemGabriel Fauré / Nadine Sautereau, Bernard Demigny, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris Conducted By René Leibowitz1973Album
The Music Of OffenbachJacques Offenbach, René Leibowitz Conducting Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris1971Album
La Belle HélèneJacques Offenbach - Paris Philharmonic Chorus And Paris Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz1970Album
La Belle Hélène (Volume 1)Jacques Offenbach - Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris, René Leibowitz1970Album
StigmatesMichel Puig - René Leibowitz1969Album
La Boutique Fantasque (Complete Ballet)Gioacchino Rossini, Ottorino Respighi, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, René Leibowitz1967Album
Gaite ParisienneJacques Offenbach, The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By René Leibowitz1966Album
The Grand DuchessRené Leibowitz, Jacques Offenbach1966Album
Waltzes From The PromsOrchester Der Wiener Staatsoper Conducted By René Leibowitz1965Album
Gaite ParisienneJacques Offenbach, The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By René Leibowitz1965Album
Licia Albanese Sings Songs Of Verdi And Italian Folk SongsLicia Albanese1964Album
Concertos 1 And 2Leonard Pennario - Franz Liszt : The London Symphony Orchestra / René Leibowitz1964Album
Songs Of Verdi And Italian Folk SongsLicia Albanese1964Compil.
The Power Of The Orchestra: A Night On The Bare Mountain · Pictures At An ExhibitionModest Mussorgsky, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / René Leibowitz1963Album
The Power Of The Orchestra: A Night On The Bare Mountain · Pictures At An ExhibitionModest Mussorgsky, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / René Leibowitz1963Album
La Boutique Fantasque (The Fantastic Toyshop)Gioacchino Rossini - Ottorino Respighi, The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By René Leibowitz1963Album
The Power Of The Orchestra: A Night On The Bare Mountain · Pictures At An ExhibitionModest Mussorgsky, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / René Leibowitz1963Album
The Power Of The Orchestra: A Night On The Bare Mountain · Pictures At An ExhibitionModest Mussorgsky, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / René Leibowitz1963Album
Eleven Viennese DancesLudwig van Beethoven — Orchestre National De France, René Leibowitz1963Single
La Boutique FantasqueGioacchino Rossini - Ottorino Respighi / The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By René Leibowitz1962Single
Schoenberg: Gurre-Lieder (Complete)René Leibowitz1962Album
La Boutique FantasqueGioacchino Rossini - Ottorino Respighi / The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By René Leibowitz1962Single
The Great Scenes From Massenet's WertherCesare Valletti, Rosalind Elias, Gérard Souzay, Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di Roma, René Leibowitz1962Album
The Great Scenes From "Werther"Cesare Valletti, Rosiland Elias, Gérard Souzay, René Leibowitz, Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di Roma1962Album
Parisian Follies (Gaite Parisienne)The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted by René Leibowitz1962Single
La Boutique FantasqueGioacchino Rossini - Ottorino Respighi / The London Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By René Leibowitz1962Single
Gran Festival de Música Selecta (Disco 4)René Leibowitz1961Compil.
Concerto No. 2 / Sonata No. 35Sergei Prokofiev / Joseph Haydn – Malcolm Frager, Orchestre De La Société Des Concerts Du Conservatoire, René Leibowitz1960Album
The Devil In Stereo Hi-FiModest Mussorgsky / Camille Saint-Saëns / Franz Liszt - Hermann Scherchen, Orchester Der Wiener Staatsoper / Hector Berlioz - René Leibowitz1958Album
The PearlfishersChœur Philharmonique De Paris And Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris, Georges Bizet, René Leibowitz, René Alix1955Album
The Gurre-LiederArnold Schoenberg, Jens Peter Jacobsen, R. F. Arnold, Chorus And Orchestra Of The New Symphony Society Of Paris, René Leibowitz, Richard Lewis, Ethel Semser1953Album
Lelio Or The Return To LifeHector Berlioz / Orchestra And Chorus Of The New Paris Symphony Association - René Leibowitz1953Album
Bolero / La Valse / Rapsodie Espagnole / Alborada Del Gracioso / Pavane For A Dead PrincessRené Leibowitz, Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France - Maurice Ravel1953Album
Socrate - Symphonic DramaErik Satie, Paris Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By René Leibowitz1952Album
The Spider's Feast / The SandmanAlbert Roussel - René Leibowitz, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris1952Album
L'heure EspagnoleMaurice Ravel, René Leibowitz1952Album
Concerto For Piano And Orchestra, Op. 42 / Three Piano Pieces, Op. 11, And Suite For Piano, Op. 25Arnold Schoenberg, Claude Helffer, Orchestre National De France, Michael Field, René Leibowitz1952Album
Symphony Opus 21Anton Webern, René Leibowitz, Pro Arte Quartet, Paris Chamber Orchestra1950Album
Hoogtepunten Uit de ParelvisersGeorges Bizet, Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris, René LeibowitzAlbum
Sinfonia Fantastica op.14René Leibowitz, Hector Berlioz, Orchester Der Wiener StaatsoperAlbum
Symphony In C Major / Symphony No. 1 In D MajorGeorges Bizet / Franz Schubert, Orchestre Philharmonique De Radio France, René LeibowitzAlbum
Gurre-LiederRené Leibowitz, Choeurs Et Orchestre de la Nouvelle Association Symphonique de Paris - Arnold SchoenbergSingle
The MarriageModest Mussorgsky / Orchestre Philharmonique De Paris, René LeibowitzAlbum
The MarriageModest Mussorgsky, Orchestre Radio - Symphonique De Paris, René Leibowitz, Charlotte Desmazures, Jean Mollien, Alexandre PopovitskyAlbum
Symphonie Fantastique 14aRené Leibowitz, Hector Berlioz, Orchester Der Wiener StaatsoperAlbum
Les Ouvertures CélèbresGioacchino Rossini / Orchestre De L'Association Des Concerts Pasdeloup - René LeibowitzAlbum
The Spider's Feast / The SandmanAlbert Roussel, René Leibowitz, Orchestre Philharmonique De ParisAlbum
Les Pecheurs De PerlesRené Leibowitz, Mattiwilda Dobbs, Enzo Seri, Jean Borthayre, Lucien MansAlbum
Un Ballo In MascheraJoachim Kerol, Ethel Semser, René LeibowitzAlbum
The Grand DuchessJacques Offenbach, Eugenia Zareska, The Paris Lyric Chorus, Orchestre De L'Association Des Concerts Pasdeloup, René LeibowitzAlbum
Orpheus In The Underworld (Abridged)/La Belle Helene (Abridged)Jacques Offenbach : Paris Philharmonic Orchestra And Paris Philharmonic Chorus, René LeibowitzAlbum
La Grande Duchesse De GerolsteinEugenia Zareska, Gisèle Prevet, André Dran, John Riley, Georges Lacour, Jean Mollien, The Paris Lyric Chorus, Pasdeloup Orchestra, Paris, René LeibowitzAlbum
Overtures, L'Italiana In Algeri ⋅ Semiramide ⋅ La Gazza Ladra ⋅ Guillaume TellGioacchino Rossini - Orchestre De L'Association Des Concerts Pasdeloup, René LeibowitzAlbum
BoléroRené LeibowitzSingle
Beethoven - Ouvertures, Chopin - Les SylphidesRené Leibowitz, Anatole Fistoulari, The Royal Philharmonic OrchestraCompil.
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