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today in classical music from CLASSICalmanac.com
on July 22 in...
1702 Birth of Italian woodwind virtuoso Allesandro BESSOZI.
1822 Birth of Italian waltz composer and opera conductor Luigi ARDITI in
1826 Birth of French concert director and baritone Julius STOCKHAUSEN
1830 Birth of English composer Herbert S. OAKELEY.
1844 In Dresden, FP of Wagner's 'A Faust Overture'.
1846 Birth of Irish song composer Alfred Perceval GRAVES, father of
novelist Robert Graves.
1848 Birth of French baritone Lucien FUGERE
1890 Birth of American pianist and composer Lee PATTISON. Duo pianist with
1895 Birth of Hans ROSBAUD Austrian conductor who died in 1962
1913 Birth of Italian-American soprano of NY Met Opera Lucia
ALBANESE in Bari
1919 In London, the Ballet Russe under Diaghilev, give FP of Falla's 'The
Three Cornered Hat based on Alarcon's novel 'El Sombrero de Tres
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