Israel Philharmonic Orchestra

The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (abbreviation IPO; Hebrew: התזמורת הפילהרמונית הישראלית, ha-Tizmoret ha-Filharmonit ha-Yisre'elit) is the leading symphony orchestra in Israel.

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Angel Romero
... sixteen, at his United States debut, he appeared as the Los Angeles Philharmonic's first guitar soloist, giving Joaquín Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez its premiere for the US West ... He has studied conducting with Eugene Ormandy, the conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra ... He has performed as a soloist with orchestras including the New York Philharmonic, the Cleveland Orchestra, the Royal Philharmonic, the New World Symphony, and the Royal ...
American Friends of The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
... American Friends of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra (AFIPO) is a non-profit organization dedicated to sustaining the financial future of the Israel Philharmonic ... the lack of substantial Israeli government subsidy or endowment for the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, AFIPO's purpose was crystallized in 1980 through the joint vision of Fredric Mann and ... AFIPO seeks to broaden the reach of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and bring its message through music throughout the world ...
Daniel Barenboim - Musical Style - Conducting Wagner in Israel
... The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra had performed Richard Wagner's music in Palestine even during the early days of the Nazi era ... musicians avoided playing Wagner's music in Israel because of the use Nazi Germany made of the composer and because of Wagner's own anti-Semitic writings ... This informal ban continued when Israel was founded in 1948, but from time to time unsuccessful efforts were made to end it ...
Music Of Israel - Israel Philharmonic Orchestra
... concert violinist Bronislaw Huberman decided to form an orchestra in Palestine — both as a safe haven and as a unique musical endeavor ... Huberman recruited musicians from Europe's leading orchestras, and the Palestine Philharmonic made its debut in December 1936, under the baton of Arturo Toscanini ... The Israel Philharmonic Orchestra has been a leading force in Israeli music and culture ...
Avner Dorman - Biography
... Dorman became the youngest composer to ever win Israel's prestigious Prime-Minister's award ... for his Ellef Symphony.Ma’ariv, the second largest newspaper in Israel, named Dorman “Composer of the Year” for 2002, and the performance of ... Dorman’s Variations Without a Theme, premiered by Zubin Mehta and the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra in November 2003, won the 2004 Best Composition of the Year award ...

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