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Walter Susskind

p, 1913-1980 GB, Prague
Musician / Conductor of Classical
A.k.a. Jan Walter Susskind (originally: Jan Süsskind)

Jan Walter Susskind (1 May 1913 – 25 March 1980) was a Czech-born British conductor, teacher and pianist. He began his career in his native Prague, and fled to Britain when Germany invaded the city in 1939. He worked for substantial periods in Australia and the United States, as a conductor and teacher.

        
Genres
  • Classical
  • Electronic
  • Brass
Popular Tracks   
Violin Concerto No.1 Mvt II:Adagio (opening) on Classical Heartbreakers by Various Artists
Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. II: No. 44. Hallelujah on Handel: The Messiah, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel, London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir & Walter Susskind
The Planets, Suite for Large Orchestra, Op. 32: II. Venus, The Bringer of Peace on The Masterpieces - Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 by Gustav Holst, St. Louis Symphony & Walter Susskind
Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104: I. Allegro on Dvorák: Violin Concerto, Cello Concerto by Antonín Dvořák, St. Louis Symphony & Walter Susskind
Appalachian Spring, Concert Suite: II. Allegro on Copland: Appalachian Spring & Gould: Spirituals for String Choir and Orchestra by London Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind & London Symphony Orchestra
The Planets, Suite for Large Orchestra, Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War on The Masterpieces - Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 by Gustav Holst, St. Louis Symphony & Walter Susskind
The Planets, Suite for Large Orchestra, Op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic on The Masterpieces - Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 by Gustav Holst, St. Louis Symphony & Walter Susskind
Spirituals for String Choir and Orchestra; II. Sermon on Copland: Appalachian Spring / Gould: Spirituals for String Choir and Orchestra by London Symphony Orchestra & Walter Susskind
Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. II: No. 25. And with His Stripes We Are Healed on Weihnachten zu Hause: Der Messias, HWV 56 by George Frideric Handel, London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir & Walter Susskind
Spirituals for String Choir and Orchestra: II. Sermon on Brain Booster Classical Music by George Frideric Handel

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Bluebeard's Castle; Cantata ProfanaBéla Bartók, Walter Susskind2017Album
Unheard: CD Premieres With Music From The Interwar PeriodOtto Jokl, Erich Itor Kahn, Josef Matthias Hauer, Walter Susskind, Louis Gruenberg, Ebony Band, Barbara Kozelj, Daniel Reuss2017Album
Cello ConcertoAntonín Dvořák, Gabriel Fauré / Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind, Janos Starker2012Album
Haydn: Violin Concerto In G Major / Bach: Violin Concerto In E MajorJoseph Haydn, Johann Sebastian Bach, Szymon Goldberg, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind2007Album
Handel's MessiahGeorg Friedrich Händel - The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Philharmonic Choir, Walter Susskind2005Album
Violin Concerto / Symphony No. 2Jean Sibelius / Ginette Neveu, Sir Thomas Beecham, Walter Susskind2004Compil.
Piano Concerto No. 3. Paganini Rhapsody.Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Leonard Pennario2001Compil.
The Messiah - Vol. 2Georg Friedrich Händel, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Philharmonic Choir, Frederick Jackson, Walter Susskind1999Album
Pictures At An Exhibition, Night On Bald Mountain, The PlanetsModest Mussorgsky, Gustav Holst, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin, Walter Susskind1999Album
Violin ConcertosYehudi Menuhin, Max Bruch, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Philharmonia Orchestra, Efrem Kurtz, Walter Susskind1997Compil.
Till Eulenspiegel, Op. 28 / Tako Je Govorio Zaratustra Op. 30 / Don Juan, Op. 20Richard Strauss, Bamberger Symphoniker Dirigent Jascha Horenstein / Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra Dirigent Walter Susskind / Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Dirigent Thomas Schippers1995Album
Mozart Violin Concertos 3, 4, 5 - GoldbergSzymon Goldberg, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind1993Compil.
Concerto No. 3 in D MinorSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Leonard Pennario, Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind1993Album
Cello Concerto In E Minor Op. 58 / Cello Concerto No. 1Sergei Prokofiev, Darius Milhaud, Janos Starker And Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind1993Album
Norwegian Dances Nos. 1, 2 & 4, Op. 35Edvard Grieg, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind1992Single
The PlanetsGustav Holst — Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind1991Album
Favorite Selections From George Fredrick Handel's The MessiahGeorg Friedrich Händel, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter Susskind, The London Philharmonic Choir, Frederick Jackson, April Cantelo, George Malcolm, Roger Stalman, Wilford Brown, Helen Watts, Harold Darke1990Compil.
Peer Gynt - Symphonic DancesEdvard Grieg - Walter Susskind, Philharmonia Orchestra1990Album
Complete Works For Solo Instrument & OrchestraAntonín Dvořák -- Rudolf Firkušný • Ruggiero Ricci • Zara Nelsova • Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Walter Susskind1990Compil.
Sinfonia Nr. 6 / Sinfonia Nr. 4Franz Schubert Con La The London Symphony Orchestra Dirigida Por Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt, Walter Susskind1989Album
1812 Overture And Works By Glinka · Wagner · Mussorgsky · BorodinPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky / Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka / Richard Wagner / Modest Mussorgsky / Alexander Borodin - The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras, Walter Susskind, Arthur Davison1987Compil.
Concertos Pour Violon Et OrchestreJohannes Brahms / Jean Sibelius - Ginette Neveu, Philharmonia Orchestra, Issay Dobrowen, Walter Susskind1987Album
Jascha Heifetz / Concerto En Mi Mineur Mendelssohn / Concerto En Ré Majeur TchaikovskyJascha Heifetz, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Sir Thomas Beecham, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind1987Album
Rachmaninoff Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Op. 43Arthur Rubinstein, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind1984Album
Piano Concerto No. 1 · Hungarian FantasiaSolomon, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Franz Liszt, Philharmonia Orchestra, Issay Dobrowen, Walter Susskind1984Album
Piano Concerto No. 2 In G Major, Op. 44Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Walter Susskind, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Shura Cherkassky1982Album
MessiahGeorg Friedrich Händel, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter Susskind1982Compil.
Symphony No. 1 in F. Op. 10 / Symphony No. 9. Op. 70Dmitri Shostakovich, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind1981Album
Symphony No.8 in G Major Op.88/Carnival Overture Op.92Antonín Dvořák, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter Susskind1979Album
Prince Igor: Overture • March • Polovtsian Dances • In The Steppes Of Central Asia / Night On The Bare MountainAlexander Borodin / Modest Mussorgsky, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter Susskind1979Album
Haŕy János Suite / Dances Of Galánta / Dances Of MarosszékZoltán Kodály - The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter Susskind1978Album
Walter Susskind Conducting The London PhilharmonicWalter Susskind, The London Philharmonic Orchestra1978Album
ViolinkonzerteMax Bruch ‧ Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Christian Ferras, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind ‧ Constantin Silvestri1977Album
All The Works For Solo Instrument And Orchestra – Cello Concerto – Violin Concerto – Piano Concerto & OthersAntonín Dvořák / Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind1975Compil.
Piano Concerto In G MinorAntonín Dvořák, Rudolf Firkušný, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind1975Album
Also Sprach ZarathustraRichard Strauss / Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra / Walter Susskind1975Album
A Slavonic FestivalLeonard Slatkin, Walter Susskind, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra1975Album
Handel - MessiasThe London Philharmonic Orchestra Conductor Walter Susskind1975Album
Piano ConcertiArtur Schnabel, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Walter Susskind Conducts Philharmonia Orchestra1975Album
Paganini Rhapsody / Two Nocturnes / Carnival OvertureSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Frédéric Chopin, Antonín Dvořák, Peter Katin, The 1972 International Festival Youth Orchestra, Walter Susskind1974Album
Favorite Selections From Handel's MessiahGeorg Friedrich Händel - The London Philharmonic Choir, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter Susskind1972Album
Concerto For Orchestra / Dances Of GalántaBéla Bartók / Zoltán Kodály, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, John Pritchard, Walter Susskind1970Album
Kirsten FlagstadKirsten Flagstad, Warwick Braithwaite, Wilhelm Furtwängler, Walter Susskind, Gerald Moore, Edwin McArthur1967Album
A Night On The Bare MountainModest Mussorgsky - Walter Susskind, Philharmonia Orchestra1966Album
Peer GyntEdvard Grieg - Philharmonia Orchestra · Walter Susskind1964Album
Piano Concerto, Op. 42 / Piano Concerto No. 24 In C MinorGlenn Gould, CBC Symphony Orchestra conducted by Robert Craft conducted by Walter Susskind - Arnold Schoenberg / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart1962Album
Peer Gynt Suites 1 & 2 ‧ Norwegian DancesEdvard Grieg, Philharmonia Orchestra1961Album
Canadian Contemporary MusicCBC Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind1961Album
Piano Concertos / No. 1 In D Flat Major, Op. 10 / No. 3 In C Minor, Op. 26Sergei Prokofiev / Dame Moura Lympany / Philharmonia Orchestra / Walter Susskind1960Album
Piano Concerto No. 2, Fantaisie In FFrédéric Chopin, Witold Malcuzynsky, The London Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind1960Album
Joan Hammond FavouritesJoan Hammond, Walter Susskind1959Compil.
Prokofiev Chout (The Buffoon) Ballet Suite Op.21aWalter Susskind Conducting The London Symphony Orchestra1959Album
Concerto In E Minor Op. 64 / Concerto No.1 In G Minor Op.26Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Max Bruch, Walter Susskind, Efrem Kurtz, Philharmonia Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin1959Album
Appalachian Spring / Spirituals For String Choir And OrchestraAaron Copland, Morton Gould / Walter Susskind Conducting The The London Symphony Orchestra1958Album
Chout ("The Buffoon") - Ballet Suite, Op. 21aSergei Prokofiev, Walter Susskind Conducting The The London Symphony Orchestra1958Album
Peer GyntEdvard Grieg, Walter Susskind Conducting Philharmonia Orchestra1958Single
Handel's MessiahGeorg Friedrich Händel / The London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Philharmonic Choir, Walter Susskind1958Album
Scherzo / La Maja Y El RuisenorDame Moura Lympany, Walter Susskind, Philharmonia Orchestra1956Single
Bluebeard's CastleBéla Bartók / Judith Hellwig, Koréh Endre, The New Symphony Orchestra Of London1955Album
Concerto In Re Maggiore Op. 35 Per Violino E OrchestraPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Jascha Heifetz Violinista Philharmonia Orchestra Direttore Walter Susskind1955Album
Beethoven Ah, Perfido! Etc.Joan Hammond And The Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind1954Album
The Wooden PrinceBéla Bartók - The New Symphony Orchestra Of London, Walter Susskind1954Single
Bruch - Violin Concerto No. 1 In G Minor Op. 26 / Mozart - Violin Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Major K.207Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / Max Bruch - Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind, Tibor Varga1954Album
Piano Concerto No. 2; Sonata In B MinorWitold Malcuzynsky, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind - Franz Liszt1954Album
A Mussorgsky Orchestral ProgramModest Mussorgsky - Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind1953Album
Violin Concerto No. 4, In D MinorYehudi Menuhin And Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind, Henri Vieuxtemps1952Album
Violin Concertos: G Major, K.216; D Major, K. 218Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart / Szymon Goldberg, Philharmonia Orchestra1952Album
Orchestral Suite From "Prince Igor"Alexander Borodin, Walter Susskind Conducting The Philharmonia Orchestra1952Album
Concerto In D, Op. 35Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky — Jascha Heifetz, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind1950Album
Cantata ProfanaBéla Bartók - Walter Susskind, The New Symphony Orchestra Of London & The New Symphony Chorus Of London, Marko Rothmuller, Richard Lewis1950Album
Concerto In E Flat Major, K. 271Lili Kraus And The Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart1949Album
Concerto No. 2 In A Major For Piano And Orchestra / Variations On A Nursery Theme For Piano And Orchestra, Op. 25Franz Liszt - Witold Malcuzynsky, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind / Cyril Smith, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent1949Album
Scherzo From Concerto Symphonique No. 4, Op. 102Dame Moura Lympany And Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind1949Album
Concerto No. 1 In A Minor, Op. 33Pierre Fournier And The Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind : Camille Saint-Saëns1947Album
Concerto No. 2 In A MajorWitold Malcuzynsky And The Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Walter Susskind1947Album
Concerto No. 2 In E-flat For Horn And OrchestraDennis Brain And The Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter Susskind : Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart1946Album
Dvorak Cello Concerto In B Minor/Faure Elegie For Cello And OrchestraJanos Starker, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Matthaus - Passion (no.48)Kirsten Flagstad, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind, Johann Sebastian BachAlbum
Concerto In D Minor, Op. 47Ginette Neveu And Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter SusskindAlbum
Ginette Neveu II: Jean Sibelius Konzert Für Violine Und Orchester D-Moll Op. 47Ginette Neveu, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Appalachian Spring / Spirituals For String Choir And OrchestraAaron Copland, Morton Gould / Walter Susskind Conducting The London Symphony OrchestraAlbum
Yehudi Menuhin 60 Jaar — Vioolconcert / Vioolconcert Nr. 1 / Vioolconcert Nr. 1Yehudi Menuhin — Ludwig van Beethoven / Max Bruch / Niccolò Paganini — New Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Klemperer / Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter Susskind / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Alberto EredeAlbum
Le MessieThe London Philharmonic Orchestra, The London Philharmonic Choir, Walter SusskindAlbum
Bruch: Concerto No 1 - Lalo: Symphonie EspagnoleChristian Ferras, Max Bruch, Édouard Lalo, Philharmonia Orchestra - Walter SusskindAlbum
Händel's Messiah, Favorite Aria's & ChorusesThe London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter SusskindCompil.
Symphonic Variations Part 1 / ConclusionDame Moura Lympany, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Symphonic Variations, Part 2 / Part 3Dame Moura Lympany, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Symphonic Variations (Franck)Dame Moura Lympany, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Concerto In D Minor For Two Violins And OrchestraArthur Grumiaux & Jean Pougnet With The Philharmonia Orchestra & Boris Ord Conducted By Walter SusskindAlbum
Mahler Das Lied von Der ErdeWalter Susskind, Lili Chookasian, Richard CassillyAlbum
Symphonie No. 8 In G MajorAntonín Dvořák - The 1971 International Festival Youth Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Schubert: Symphony No. 4 & 6Walter Susskind, Franz Schubert, The London Symphony Orchestra, Hans Schmidt-IsserstedtAlbum
Der Messias 1. FolgeGeorg Friedrich Händel, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter SusskindSingle
Der Messias 2. FolgeGeorg Friedrich Händel, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter SusskindSingle
Violinkonzert G-mollMax Bruch, Yehudi Menuhin, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Violin Concerto No.3 / Introduction & Rondo Capriccioso / PoemeCamille Saint-Saëns, Ernest Chausson, Nathan Milstein, Philharmonia Orchestra, Anatole Fistoulari, The Concert Arts Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Menuhin Spielt Beethoven Bruch PaganiniYehudi Menuhin — Ludwig van Beethoven / Max Bruch / Niccolò Paganini — Walter Susskind / The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Alberto EredeAlbum
Piano Concerto - Eight Humoresques = Klavierkonzert - Acht Humoresken = Concert Pour Piano - Huit HumoresquesAntonín Dvořák — Rudolf Firkušný, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Tchaikovsky - Concerto in D . Sinding . RavelPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Christian Sinding, Maurice Ravel, Jascha Heifetz, Walter Susskind, Alfred WallensteinAlbum
Violin Concerto No. 2 In B Minor/Concerto No. 4, In D MinorNiccolò Paganini — Yehudi Menuhin And Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Anatole Fistoulari, Walter Susskind, Henri VieuxtempsAlbum
Mozart Arias In EnglishOwen Brannigan With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted By Walter SusskindSingle
Scored For BalletWalter SusskindAlbum
Concerto No.1 For Piano & Orchestra / Memorial To Martin Luther KingOskar Morawetz, CBC Symphony Orchestra, Walter Susskind, Anton KuertiAlbum
Walter SusskindWalter SusskindSingle
Concerto En Mi Majeur / Concerto En Do MajeurJohann Sebastian Bach / Joseph Haydn / Simon Goldberg / Philharmonia Orchestra Direction Walter SusskindAlbum
Une Nuit Sur Le Mont Chauve / La Foire De Sorotchinski / KhovantchinaModest Mussorgsky, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Invitation To The WaltzWalter SusskindAlbum
Offenbach: Gaîté Parisienne / Emperor Waltz / Du Und Du WaltzRoyal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden, Walter SusskindAlbum
Aaron Copland Conducts Billy The Kid Walter Susskind Conducts Appalachian Spring With The London Symphony OrchestraAaron Copland, Walter SusskindAlbum
Vieuxtemps -Violin Concerto No.4 In D Minor, Op.31Yehudi Menuhin ,And Philharmonia Orchestra ,Conducted By Walter SusskindAlbum
Die Grossen ViolinkonzerteLudwig van Beethoven, Max Bruch, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy - Yehudi Menuhin, Philharmonia Orchestra, Otto Klemperer / Walter Susskind / Efrem KurtzAlbum
Bruch Violin Concerto No.1 / Lalo Symphonie EspagnoleChristian Ferras & The Philharmonia Orchestra Conducted By Walter SusskindAlbum
Mozart: Concerto No. 3 In G Major, K.216 / Concerto No. 4 In D Major, K.218Szymon Goldberg, The Philharmonic Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
Che Fano Senza EuridiceKirsten Flagstad, Philharmonia Orchestra, Walter SusskindAlbum
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