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today in classical music from CLASSICalmanac.com
on July 11 in...
1807 Birth of Bohemian tenor Joseph TICHATSCHEK, the first Rienzi in 1842
and the first Tannhauser in 1845.
1836 Birth of Brazilian composer and teacher Antonio Carlo GOMES in Campinas, Sao Paulo. d- Para, Belém, 16 SEP 1896
1839 Nine year old pianist Anton RUBINSTEIN makes his Mosocw
1862 Birth of English soprano and composer Lotte (Liza) LEHMANN. d-
1882 In Zurich, Edward MacDowell give FP of his Piano Concerto No. 1 at
1922 Opening concert of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestral performances. Alfred
Hertz the first conductor.
1925 Birth of American soprano Mattiwilda Dobbs is in
1925 Birth of Swedish tenor Nicholai GEDDA in Stockholm..
1927 Birth of American conductor Herbert BLOMSTEDT in
1929 Birth of baritone Hermann PREY in Berlin Germany.
d- 22 JUL 1998.
1937 Death of American composer George Gershwin, of a brain tumor, in Beverly
Hills, CA. Age 38.
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