Leopold Stokowski

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 57
Leopold Anthony Stokowski was an English conductor of Polish descent. One of the leading conductors of the early and mid-20th century, he is best known for his long association with the Philadelphia Orchestra and his appearance in the Disney film Fantasia. He was especially noted for his free-hand conducting style that spurned the traditional baton... read more

Leopold Anthony Stokowski was an English conductor of Polish descent. One of the leading conductors of the early and mid-20th century, he is best known for his long association with the Philadelphia Orchestra and his appearance in the Disney film Fantasia. He was especially noted for his free-hand conducting style that spurned the traditional baton and for obtaining a characteristically sumptuous sound from the orchestras he directed.

Birth Name

Leopold Anthony Stokowski

Born

Tuesday, 18 April 1882

Died

Tuesday, 13 September 1977

Actor Filmography

Cartola, the Samba Legend Himself (archive footage) 2007
Garbo Himself (archive footage) 2005
Fantasia 2000 Himself - Conductor 1999
Great Performances Self - Clip from 1947 film 'Carnegie Hall' (archive footage), Self (archive footage) 1972
The David Frost Show Himself 1969
New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts Himself - Conductor 1958
The Magical World of Disney Himself, Himelf 1954
Person to Person Himself - Conductor 1953
Omnibus Himself - Conductor (segment "Toy Symphony with Stokowski"), Himself - Conductor (segment 4) 1952
Carnegie Hall Leopold Stokowski 1947
(see additional filmography)

Actor Filmography

Cartola, the Samba Legend Himself (archive footage) 2007
Garbo Himself (archive footage) 2005
Fantasia 2000 Himself - Conductor 1999
Great Performances Self - Clip from 1947 film 'Carnegie Hall' (archive footage), Self (archive footage) 1972
The David Frost Show Himself 1969
New York Philharmonic Young People's Concerts Himself - Conductor 1958
The Magical World of Disney Himself, Himelf 1954
Person to Person Himself - Conductor 1953
Omnibus Himself - Conductor (segment "Toy Symphony with Stokowski"), Himself - Conductor (segment 4) 1952
Carnegie Hall Leopold Stokowski 1947
One Hundred Men and a Girl Leopold Stokowski 1937
The Big Broadcast of 1937 Leopold Stokowski 1936
1971 Emmy Outstanding Single Program - Variety or Musical - Classical Music Won
1942 Oscar Won
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