February 4: Names in Music

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February 4: Names in Music

Post by Lance » Thu Feb 01, 2007 11:19 pm

FEBRUARY 4

Births and Deaths
  • Born 1934: Renata Babak, mezzo-soprano, died 12-31-2003
  • Born 1932: Ivan Davis, pianist/teacher
  • Died 1997: Ross Lee Finney, composer, born 12-23-1906
  • Died 2004: Jacques Pierre Francais, string dealer/historian, born 07-03-1923
  • Born 1939: Guenter Hensler, record producer [RCA/BMG], died 03-03-2002 [also headed PolyGram (now Universal Classics)]
  • Died 1998: Margaret Hillis, choral director, born 10-01-1921
  • Died 2003: Jerome Hines [Heinz], bass-baritone, born 11-08-1921
  • Died 1899: Edward Holst, composer, born 1843
  • Born 1909: Agi Jambor, pianist, died-?? [please find the passing date of this magnificent pianist for me!]
  • Born 1912: Erich Leinsdorf [Landauer], conductor/pianist, died 09-11-1993
  • Died 1987: Walter Liberace [Wladziu Velentino Liberace], pianist/entertainer, born 05-16-1919
  • Born 1905: Miklós Lukács, conductor, died 11-01-1986
  • Died 1781: Josef Mysliveczek, composer, born 03-09-1737
  • Died 1553: Caspar Othmayer, composer, born 03-12-1515
  • Born 1893: Bernard Rogers, composer, died 05-24-1968
  • Born 1827: Lucien H. Southard, composer, died 01-10-1881 [founder, Peabody Conservatory, Baltimore]
  • Born 1906: Tossy Spivakovsky, violinist, died 07-20-1998
  • Born 1935: Martti Talvela, bass singer, died 07-22-1989
  • Born 1890: Emil Treskow, baritone, died 11-07-1961
  • Died 1805: Johann George Tromlitz, composer, born 11-08-1725
  • Died 2001: Iannis Xenakis, composer, born 05-29-1922
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Re: February 4: Names in Music

Post by premont » Fri Feb 02, 2007 5:21 pm

Lance wrote:FEBRUARY 4

[*]Born 1909: Agi Jambor, pianist, died-?? [please find the passing date of this magnificent pianist for me!]
Died 1997, could not find the date though.
http://www.oclc.org/rss/feeds/authority ... 060503.htm

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Re: February 4: Names in Music

Post by Lance » Sat Feb 03, 2007 1:02 am

premont wrote:
Lance wrote:FEBRUARY 4

[*]Born 1909: Agi Jambor, pianist, died-?? [please find the passing date of this magnificent pianist for me!]
Died 1997, could not find the date though.
http://www.oclc.org/rss/feeds/authority ... 060503.htm
Thank you very much ... even the year is most helpful. Appreciate your time to check this for me.
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