June 28: Names in Music

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June 28: Names in Music

Post by Lance » Mon Jul 02, 2007 12:33 am

JUNE 28

Births and Deaths
  • Born 1912: Sergiu Celibidache, conductor, died 08-15-1996
  • Died 1993: Boris Christoff, bass singer, born 05-18-1914 [brother-in-law of baritone Tito Gobbi]
  • Died 1944: Alexander Davidov, tenor, born 09-04-1872
  • Born 1950: Philip Fowke, pianist
  • Born 1815: Robert Franz, composer, died10-24-1892
  • Died 2000: (Sir) William Glock, pianist/critic, born 05-03-1908
  • Died 2005: Frances Greer, soprano, born 01-12-1917
  • Died 1890: Edouard Gregoir, composer/writer, born 11-07-1822
  • Born 1955: Thomas Hampson, baritone
  • Born 1491: King Henry VIII, composer, died 01-28-1547
  • Born 1852: Hans Huber, composer, died 12-25-1921
  • Died 1980: José Iturbi, pianist, born 11-28-1895 [brother of pianist Amparo Iturbi]
  • Born 1831: Josef Joachim, violinist/composer, died 08-15-1907
  • Born 1912: Audrey Langford, soprano/teacher, died 08-05-1994
  • Died 1955: Gota Ljunberg, soprano, born 10-04-1893
  • Born 1950: Elmar Oliveira, violinist [Tchaikovsky Competition Winner, Moscow]
  • Born 1913: Emile Renan, baritone, died 12-08-2001
  • Born 1902: Richard Rodgers, composer, died 12-30-1979 [Rodgers & Hammerstein; Rodgers & Hart]
  • Born 1712: Jean-Jacques Rosseau, composer/inventor, died 07-02-1778
  • Died 1954: Miguel Villabella, tenor, born 12-20-1892
  • Born 1887: Boleslaw Vomácka, composer, died 03-01-1965
  • Died 1992: Vitya Vronsky, pianist/duo-pianist, born 08-22/27-1909 [wife of pianist/duo-pianist Victor Babin]
  • Died 1976: Yakov Zak, pianist/teacher, born 11-20-1913
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Post by Ricordanza » Mon Jul 02, 2007 5:34 am

Died 1980: José Iturbi, pianist, born 11-28-1895 [sister of pianist Amparo Iturbi]
Don't you mean brother of pianist Amparo Iturbi?

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Post by Lance » Mon Jul 02, 2007 11:28 am

Ricordanza wrote:
Died 1980: José Iturbi, pianist, born 11-28-1895 [sister of pianist Amparo Iturbi]
Don't you mean brother of pianist Amparo Iturbi?


Actually, I did! I've made this mistake before. I guess this is what happens when you type this material in the very wee hours of the morning! It also means that people are actually reading these posts! :)
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