John Pritchard

John Pritchard

Top Songs

1
La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein, Act II: "Dites-lui"
2
La Damnation de Faust, H 111, Act V: "D'amour l'ardente flamme"
3
Cendrillon, Act III: "Enfin, je suis ici"
4
La Périchole, Act I: "Ah! Quel dîner je viens de faire"
5
Werther, Act III: "Va! Laisse couler mes larmes"

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Biography

Noted more for his high competence than for electrifying interpretation in an ever-broadening repertory, John Pritchard was nonetheless one of the most prominent of Britain's post-WWII conductors and an exemplar of the increasingly international scope of a conductor's interests. By the 1980s, he had assumed four important posts, all of which required considerable attention (Cologne Opera, Belgian Op+¬ra Nationale, BBC Symphony Orchestra, and the San Francisco Opera) even as he d... Read more

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