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today in classical music from CLASSICalmanac.com
on July 27 in...
1547 Birth of Italian composer and music editor Cristofani MALVEZZI in
1781 Birth of Italian composer Mauro Giuseppe Sergio Pantaleo GUILANI
d- 8 MAY 1829.
1783 Death of German composer and writer J. P. Kirnberger. Made musical
1784 Birth of French-English pianist Aandre Georges Louis ONSLOW in Clermont-Ferrand. d- Clermont-Ferrand
3 OCT 1853.
1848 Birth of Russian pianist Vladimir de PACHMAN in Odessa. Well
known for his playing of Chopin music and eccentric performing.
1867 (28 or 29th?) Birth of Spanish composer and conductor Enrique
GRANADOS in Lerida. d- 24 MAR 1916.
1877 Birth of Hungarian composer and pianist Erno (Ernst) Von DOHNANYI in Poszony, Pressburg.
conductor Christophe Von Dohnanyi. d-NYC, 9 FEB 1960.
1899 Birth of American composer and lecturer Harl McDONALD. Choral
director at University of Pennsylvania. In 1939 manager of the
1912 Birth of Russian-born conductor Igor MARKEVITCH in Kiev.
1915 Birth of Italian tenor Mario del Monaco, in Florence.
1918 Birth of American cellist Leonard ROSE in Washington, D.C. d-1984. Member of Stern-Rose-Istomin trio..
1918 Death of American music critic Gustav Kobbe' off the Long
coast where a navy hydroplane struck the mast of his boat.
1924 Birth of composer Otar TAKAKISHVIH.
1952 Birth of American soprano Carol VANESS in Los Angeles..
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