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Old November 24th, 2009, 12:42 PM   #81

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24 November

in 1848, German soprano Lilli Lehmann was born in Würzburg

in 1859, 16 years old Adelina Patti made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera in Lucia di Lammermoor

in 1868, American composer and pianist Scott Joplin was born near Marshall, Texas

in 1938, Swedish tenor Jussi Bjoerling made his Americab debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City in La Boheme
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in 1848, German soprano Lilli Lehmann was born in Würzburg

in 1859, 16 years old Adelina Patti made her debut at the Metropolitan Opera in Lucia di Lammermoor

in 1868, American composer and pianist Scott Joplin was born near Marshall, Texas

in 1938, Swedish tenor Jussi Bjoerling made his Americab debut at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City in La Boheme
You see, I read this and thought: 'That Pedro's a true gent. He's gone and left Albert Schnittke for me in the knowledge that this is one of my all-time most favourite composers.' Then I scrolled up to see ...

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... that Chookie the theaven-heathen had pipped me to the post!!
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25 November

in 1927, violinist Yehudi Menuhin made his solo debut at the age of 11 performing Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with the New York Symphony Society Orchestra

in 1965 Death of English pianist Dame Myra Hess in London at the age of 75
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Born on this day Johann Friedrich Reichardt (1752)
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26 November

in 1760, 28 year old Franz Joseph Haydn married 31 year old Maria Anna Keller in St. Stephen's Cathedral in Vienna

in 1915, American pianist Earl Wild was born in Pittsburgh, PA

in 1996, soprano Dame Joan Hammond died in Bowral, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 84
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1604 - birth of Johann Bach (no, not that one!) in Erfurt, Germany.
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27 November

2009 Pedro took the day off

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and in 1942, Jimi Hendrix was born......
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28 November

in 1632, Italian-French composer Jean-Baptiste Lully was born in Florence

in 1829, Russian composer and pianist Anton Rubinstein was born in Vikhvatinets, Podolia

in 1894, the funeral of Anton Rubinstein was held in St. Petersburg (on his 65th birthday)

in 1895, Spanish pianist and conductor José Iturbi was born in Valencia

in 1949, Russian composer and dancer Alexander Godunov (he defected from the USSR in 1979) was born in Sakhalin
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in 1994, the death of ( Swiss-Russian composer) Soulima Igorevich Stravinsky. The son of the infinitely more famous Igor Stravinsky, Soulima was never going to live up to expectation. Nonetheless, he was an able composer in his own right.

btw - Pedro - I hope you enjoyed you day off!
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