Dimitri Mitropoulos (1896 – 1960) was a highly respected Greek conductor. Some of his early 1950s recordings appeared in the UK on Philips 45rpm discs.
Borodin – Prince Igor – Polovtsian Dances
Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of New York, Dimitri Mitropoulos
Philips ABE 10011
Matrices AA 409015-1E, 409015-2E
Recorded December 1st 1952
Mendelssohn – The Hebrides overture (Fingal’s Cave)
Mendelssohn – Ruy Blas overture
Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra of New York, Dimitri Mitropoulos
Philips ABE 10006
Matrices AA 409012-1E, 409012-2E
Recorded November 2nd 1953