Kurt Masur

1927—2015

Kurt Masur (18 July 1927 – 19 December 2015) was a German conductor. Called "one of the last old-style maestros", he directed many of the principal orchestras of his era. He had a long career as the Kapellmeister of the ...

Videos

Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Mendelssohn Violin Concerto (1844) Documentary
This documentary features a performance of Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, performed by Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, and ...
Discovering Masterpieces of Classical Music: Mendelssohn Violin Concerto (1844) Performance
This is a performance of Mendelssohn Violin Concerto, performed by Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, and conducted ...
Overtüre from 'Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor
This is a performance of Overtüre from 'Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor', performed by Leipzig ...
Award of Leipzig Mendelssohn Prize to Kurt Masur for his life's work
This documentary features the award of the Leipzig Mendelssohn Prize to Kurt Masur for his ...