official conductor of the BPO. · 1945-1954: Celibidache conducts 414 concerts with the BPO. · 21th of December 1946: lst German audition of the Chostakovich´s 7th. The Russians record the concert but right away, Celibidache shows a dissatisfaction towards recording. Celibidache has developed his feelings and understanding in that direction and has refused ever since to make records or to allow any