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Tag Archives: 1900s – 1910s

Henry Blossom

b. 6 Might 1866, St. Louis, Missouri, USA, d. 23 March 1919, NY, USA. A significant librettist and lyricist through the early years from the twentieth hundred years, Blossom still left his dad’s insurance business after he started writing short tales and then, books, among which, Checkers, he effectively dramatized. …

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Nora Bayes

Nora Bayes was one particular rare woman triple-threats in vaudeville entertainment: a singer, comedienne, and songwriter of tremendous capability, she was easily typically the most popular feminine entertainer in vaudeville for a lot of the first one fourth from the 20th hundred years. Blessed Leonora Goldberg in 1880, she started …

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Lewis F. Muir

At delivery he was presented with the name Louis Meuer. By enough time he made an appearance in the St. Louis World’s Good in 1904, he previously grown right into a extremely achieved pianist, his gorgeous hands built with extraordinarily very long and slender fingertips that could period nearly two …

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Edna May

b. Edna Pettie, 2 Sept 1878, Syracuse, NY, USA, d. 1 January 1948, Lausanne, Switzerland. As a little child May made an appearance on stage in kids’s productions of musical comedies and operettas, before learning music at the brand new York Conservatory. In 1895 she produced her NY debut as …

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Tony Jackson

A legend from your ragtime years who unfortunately by no means recorded, Tony Jackson is remembered primarily due to Jelly Move Morton’s terms of compliment, and because of his structure “Pretty Baby” learning to be a regular. He was a favorite entertainer in Storyville (where he began employed in the …

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Alma Mahler

Alma Mahler’s popularity is primarily because of her relationships to, and affairs with, the best performers of her period, most notably the fantastic Gustav Mahler from whom she took her name. Being a composer in her very own right, she had written too little to become classed as greater than …

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Oscar DuConge

Oscar DuConge was the grand aged man of 1 of the numerous music dynasties of New Orleans music. Wendell DuConge, who performed on vintage Fatty acids Domino information in the ’50s, could have known as him grandpapa. Oscar DuConge created a brace of his very own musically willing sons, notably …

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Emilio Agramonte

In comparison to his brother, Eduardo Agramonte, Emilio Agramonte may seem like something of the milquetoast. In the end, the previous was a fearless soldier of star and a doctor and author of armed forces music who found his death within an 1872 fight through the Cuban Battle of Independence, …

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Déodat de Sévérac

A modern of Debussy, Fauré, and Ravel, Sévérac ranks perhaps just marginally below this recognized group. He was, for quite a while, evaluated a second-rate composer generally due to his decision to keep Paris — and its own affects — a move noticed by many being a stage backward, uncovering …

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Abol Hassan Saba

Multi-instrumentalist Abol Hassan Saba played a significant function in the evolution of Persia’s music. A professional from the violin and santur, a three-octave, wooden-hammered dulcimer, Saba was among the initial Persian music artists to strategy the violin in different ways compared to the kamanche, a four-stringed, bowed, spike fiddle. His …

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