|#||Release title||Total tracks||Type of release is||Imprint date||Label|
|1||The Gustav Mahler Re-Orchestration Of Beethoven Symphony No.9||4||Audio||1992||Centaur Records|
|2||Symphony In E Major||5||Audio||2004||Helios|
|3||The Contemporary Soprano||3||Audio||1978||Orion|
|4||Northern California Honor Orchestra||11||Audio||1963||Century Records (4)|
German-American composer and conductor. He was born 1924 and died 25 March 2008 in Seattle, Washington, USA.
Gerhard Samuel (1924-2008) was an American conductor and composer who was active as a champion of contemporary music. He studied composition with Howard Hanson at the Eastman School of Music and with Paul Hindemith at Yale. However, he is best known as a conductor, and he lead such important ensembles as the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Oakland Symphony Orchestra, the San Francisco Ballet, and the Los Angeles Philharmonic. He was also active as a teacher, first at California Institute of the Arts, and then at the University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory from 1976-1997.