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Jeux d'Eau (Maurice Ravel) par Martha Argerich

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Jeux d'Eau (Maurice Ravel) par Martha Argerich

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September 5

1735 - Johann Christian Bach's birth, a German composer of the Classical era, the eleventh and youngest son of Johann Sebastian Bach..

1791 - Giacomo Meyerbeer's birth, a German romantic composer.

1803 - François Devienne's death, a French composer and professor for flute at the Paris Conservatory.

1867 - Amy Beach's birth, an American pianist and composer of the 20th century.

1908 - Joaquín Nin-Culmell's birth, a Cuban-born American pianist and contemporary composer.

1912 - John Cage's birth, an American contemporary composer.

1997 - Georg Solti's death, a Hungarian-born English conductor.

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)

''Music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy, it is the wine of a new procreation, and I am Bacchus who presses out this glorious wine for men and makes them drunk with the spirit.''

Ludwig van Beethoven

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James Fitzgeral Memorial Brass Band (Mitchelstown Brass Band)

James Fitzgeral Memorial Brass Band (Mitchelstown Brass Band) (preview by Thumbshots.com)

Brass and Concert Band from County Cork in Ireland. History, events and members pages.

Campbelltown Camden District Band

Campbelltown Camden District Band (preview by Thumbshots.com)

Community band based 80km southwest of Sydney, Australia. Includes member profiles, calendar of events and a range of groups (training bands, junior band, marching band, concert band, stage/dance band, bavarian band, Camtown Dixielanders)

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