On This Day: October 11th


Births
1747 Marian Paradeiser, Austrian composer, born in Riedenthal, Austria (d. 1775)
1788 Simon Sechter, Austrian composer and music theorist, born in Frymburk, Bohemia (d. 1867)
1821 Angelo Mariani, Italian composer, born in Ravenna, Italy (d. 1873)
1841 Friedrich Hegar, Swiss composer, born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 1927)
1863 Xavier Henry Napoleon Leroux, French composer, born in Velletri, Italy (d. 1919)
1869 Frederic Norton, English composer (Chu Chin Chow), born in Broughton-in-Salford (d. 1946)
1877 John Parsons Beach, American composer, born in Gloversville, New York (d. 1953)
1882 Robert Nathaniel Dett, Canadian composer, born in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada (d. 1943)
1883 Archibald T Davison, American musicologist and composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1961)
1884 Robert Müller-Hartmann, German composer, born in Hamburg (d. 1950)
1888 Piero Coppola, Italian composer, born in Milan, Italy (d. 1971)
1894 Albert Stoessel, American composer, born in St. Louis, Missouri (d. 1943)
1897 Arvo Hannikainen, Finnish composer, born in Jyväskylä, Finland (d. 1942)
1901 Emil Hlobil, Czech composer, born in Veselí nad Lužnicí (d. 1987)
1908 Armen Carapetyan, Americn musicologist and composer, born in Eşfahān, Iran (d. 1992)
1910 Eugene John Weigel, American composer, born in Cleveland, Ohio
1917 Franz Alphons Wolpert, German composer, born in Wiesentheid, Germany (d. 1978)
1935 Jan van Vlijmen, Dutch composer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 2004)
1943 Per-Gunnar Alldahl, Swedish composer, born in Solna, Sweden


Deaths
1837 Samuel Wesley, composer (Exultate Deo), dies at 71
1896 Anton Bruckner*, Austrian composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), Wagner disciple and “monumental bore”, dies at 72
1897 Leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35
1942 Leonid Vladimirovich Nikolayev, Russian-Soviet composer, dies at 64
1993 Jess Thomas, American tenor, dies at 1993
1999 Zbigniew Wiszniewski, Polish composer, dies at 77


Premieres



1727 - Georg Frideric Handel: Coronation Anthems, HWV 258-261

1866 - Johannes Brahms: Sextet No. 2 in G Major, Op. 36


1928 - Carl Nielsen: Clarinet Concerto, Op. 57


1947 - Sergei Prokofiev: Symphony No. 6 in E-flat Minor, Op. 111


error: Content is protected !! Contact maestro68blog@gmail.com if you wish to download this content
%d bloggers like this: