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Countertenor Andreas Scholl - Part 2/3

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Countertenor Andreas Scholl - Part 2/3

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December 20

1783 - Antonio Soler's death, a Spanish harpsichordist and composer of Baroque and Classical era.

1974 - André Jolivet's death, a French contemporary composer.

1982 - Arthur Rubinstein's death, a Polish pianist.

10 centuries in classical music

10 centuries in classical music

2014 40th anniversary of the death of Darius Milhaud (June 22) •  90th anniversary of the death of Giacomo Puccini (November 29) •  110th anniversary of the death of Antonín Dvorák (May 1) •  150th anniversary of the birth of Richard Strauss (June 11) •  170th anniversary of the birth of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (March 18) •  250th anniversary of the death of Jean-Philippe Rameau (September 12) •  300th anniversaries of the birth of Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach (March 8) and Christoph Willibald von Gluck (July 2)

''Ever since I began to compose, I have remained true to my starting principle: not to write a page because no matter what public, or what pretty girl wanted it to be thus or thus; but to write solely as I myself thought best, and as it gave me pleasure.''

Felix Mendelssohn

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London Schools Symphony Orchestra

London Schools Symphony Orchestra (preview by Thumbshots.com)

Founded in 1951, it offers school age children the opportunity to study symphonic repertoire under the guidance of professional conductors.

Chattanooga Symphony and Opera Association

Chattanooga Symphony and Opera Association (preview by Thumbshots.com)

Includes concert calendar with brief notes, ticket sales, information on activities.

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