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Arthur Goring Thomas

This British composer studied music seriously only after 1873. He journeyed to Paris like a pupil of Durand. Between 1877 and 1880 Thomas could study in the Royal Academy of Music with Sullivan and Prout. Soon thereafter he previously orchestration lessons under Utmost Bruch. “The Light from the Harem” (1879) …

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Francesco Cilèa

Cilea wrote relatively couple of functions, and only 1, Adriana Lecouvreur, is conducted with almost any regularity. Musically and significantly, he hovered between your nineteenth and twentieth decades, composing verismo operas using a lightness that’s somewhat similar to bel canto. If his composing did not present musical genius, it demonstrated …

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H.C. Robbins Landon

Howard Chandler Robbins Landon was a musicologist, given birth to in Boston, MA. He discovered his calling whenever a music instructor played a documenting of Haydn’s Symphony No. 93 for him. Upon learning that there have been 104 symphonies, an astonished Robbins Landon decided he would turn into a Haydn …

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Albert Dietrich

Conductor and composer who all studied with Otto, Moscheles, Rietz and Hauptmann. In Dusseldorf Dietrich became familiar with Schumann’s group and befriended Brahms. When he still left Dusseldorf he discovered poisitions in Leipzig, Bonn, Oldenburg and Berlin affording him the chance to provide and conduct a few of his very …

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Johan Helmich Roman

The “Dad of Swedish Music,” Johan Helmich Roman, was probably one of the most influential Swedish composers of his time, not merely due to his numerous compositions, also for his role in moving the music of the fantastic composers from your royal court to public concerts in Stockholm. He was …

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Wilhelm Stenhammar

Stenhammar was a Swedish pianist and self-taught composer and conductor. His compositions started as typically past due Passionate fare but developed through three intervals. In the 1st, his primary affects had been Liszt, Brahms, and Wagner, however the music is definitely imbued having a Nordic audio without particularly quoting Swedish …

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Friedrich Heinrich Himmel

A student from the organist Klaus, and later on a theology college student in Halle, Himmel spent the majority of his period in the piano in the lecture theatre. He continued to be a steward and preferred from the royal family members upon his see by Friedrich Wilhelm II who …

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Gutemberg Guarabyra

Gutemberg Guarabyra, among the members from the essential group Sá e Guarabyra, like Sá, he also had a single career before the duo’s formation in 1973. Shifting to Rio de Janeiro in 1966, within the next season he participated in the inauguration from the Teatro Casa Grande, executing as well …

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Gary Karr

There were just five notable solo double-bass virtuosos before two-and-a-half centuries — remarkable for a musical instrument developed just before 1600 and refined since. Gary Karr may be the latest and widely popular of these uncommon players, practically the Yo-Yo Ma from the cello’s your government. Domenico Dragonetti (1776-1846) arrived …

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Mal Hallet

Bostonian violinist, clarinetist, and alto saxophonist Mal Hallett led a good swing band in the first ‘30s before that style became nationally well-known. Big-band historian George T. Simon noticed that close to the beginning of this 10 years, with Gene Krupa as its drummer, Hallett’s music group swung too much …

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