Prokofiev Scythian and Kije

Claudio Abbado, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s principal guest conductor from 1982 until 1985, recorded extensively with the Orchestra and Chicago Symphony Chorus beginning in 1976 through 1991 on CBS, Deutsche Grammophon and Sony, as well as several releases on the CSO’s From the Archives series.

Read more: Remembering Claudio Abbado, part 2