Lorin Maazel: Hand signed poster – print ( from a German magazine ). Dedication and authentic signature by this famous conductor:
8 x 11 inches. Fine condition ( Is was cut from a magazine before it was signed - cut close at left side).
The original poster is for a famous movie by Francesco Rossi: Carmen, a 1984 film directed by Francesco Rosi. It is probably the most popular film version of Bizet's popular opera "Carmen" and stars Julia Migenes in the title role, Plácido Domingo as Don José, Ruggero Raimondi as Escamillo, and Faith Esham as Micaela. Lorin Maazel conducts the Orchestre National de France.
Loroin Maazel was born to Jewish-American parents in Neuilly-sur-Seine in France and brought up in the United States.
Maazel was a prodigy, taking his first conducting lesson at age seven and making his debut at age eight. At the age of eleven, he guest conducted the NBC Symphony Orchestra on the radio. At twelve he toured America to conduct major orchestras. He made his violin debut at the age of fifteen. He later studied at the University of Pittsburgh.
In 1960 he became the first American to conduct at Bayreuth. He was conductor of the Deutsche Oper Berlin from 1965 to 1971 and the Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra from 1965 to 1975.
Carmen: Conductor Lorin Maazel signed Poster-style Ad. CoA