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Francis Poulenc. Violin Sonata. Movement I : Polina Nazaykinskaya (violin) and Maxim Emelianychev (piano)

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Francis Poulenc. Violin Sonata. Movement I : Polina Nazaykinskaya (violin) and Maxim Emelianychev (piano)

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September 1

1653 - Johann Pachelbel's birth, a German organist, harpsichordist and baroque composer.

1886 - Othmar Schoeck's birth, a Swiss conductor and composer of the 20th century.

1935 - Seiji Ozawa's birth, a Japanese conductor.

1953 - Jacques Thibaud's death, a French violinist.

1957 - Dennis Brain's death, a British horn player.

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)

''And the night shall be filled with music, and the cares that infest the day shall fold their tents like the Arabs and as silently steal away.''

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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