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Classical Memories 29 July: Sigmund Romberg

Composer: Sigmund Romberg

Dates: 29 July 1887 – 9 November 1951

Nationality: Hungarian

Title of Piece: Softly as the Morning Sunrise

Brief Biography: Romberg was a composer. 24 more words

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Classical Memories 29 July: Robert Alexander Schumann

Composer: Robert Alexander Schumann

Dates: 8 June 1810 – 29 July 1856

Nationality: German

Title of Piece: Piano Concerto in A Minor

Brief Biography: Schumann was a composer and music critic. 37 more words

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Parnassian Moments 28 July: Gerard Manley Hopkins

Poet: Gerard Manley Hopkins

Dates: 28 July 1844 – 8 June 1889

Nationality: English

Title of Poem: Moonrise

I awoke in the Midsummer not to call night, in the white and the walk of the morning:

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Literary Memories 28 July: Beatrix Potter

Author: Beatrix Potter

Dates: 28 July 1866 – 22 December 1943

Nationality: English

Title of Book: The Tale of Mr. Jeremy Fisher

“I will get some worms and go fishing and catch a dish of minnows for my dinner,” said Mr.

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Classical Memories 28 July: Antonio Lucio Vivaldi

Composer: Antonio Lucio Vivaldi

Dates: 4 March 1678 – 28 July 1741

Nationality: Italian

Title of Piece: Concerto en la Menor

Brief Biography: Vivaldi is one of the most popular and widely recorded Baroque composers, second only to JS Bach.  42 more words

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Flashbacks of Rock and Pop 26 July: Michael Philip "Mick" Jagger

Artist: Michael Philip “Mick” Jagger

Dates: 26 July 1943

Nationality: English

Title of Song: Paint It Black

Brief Biography: Jagger is a musician, singer and songwriter. 28 more words

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Literary Memories 26 July: Aldous Leonard Huxley

Author: Aldous Leonard Huxley

Dates: 26 July 1894 – 22 November 1963

Nationality: English

Title of Book: Island

The name seemed to open a window inside his head.

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