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August 2, 2016 ~ Today in Music History


• 1891 ~ Sir Arthur Bliss, British composer
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• 1900 ~ Helen Morgan (Riggins), Pop Singer

• 1905 ~ Karl Amadeus Hartmann, German composer… 572 more words

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and the world keeps turning... [4 languages]

English:

I know so many languages but I still can’t find words to explain how I feel in this very moment… My heart and yet I’m still breathing, still functioning. 143 more words

Dispatches

Vesti La Giubba

On what looks set to be the hottest day of the year I’m getting ready to head off to the Brighton Dome for this afternoon’s graduation ceremony for the… 95 more words

History

July 11, 2016 ~ Today in Music History

• 1768 ~ Jose Melchior de Nebra Blascu, Composer, died at the age of 66

• 1781 ~ Adolph Carl Kunzen, Composer, died at the age of 60… 546 more words

Musicians

The Great Caruso

I accidentally came across The Great Caruso for the first time today…. and I think I might have fallen in love with Mario Lanza!

Apart from his unique and brilliant voice, he’s so full of vitality, his character just leaps out of the screen.  112 more words

Film

Pizza Buona

Just saw that Pizza Buona is looking to move. Priced out by rising rent. Sadly inevitable, though it suddenly reminded me of this, probably the closest I ever came to a restaurant review. 709 more words

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March 18, 1902: Italian Tenors Are a Lire a Dozen | Wretched Richard's Almanac

Tenor Enrico Caruso recorded ten arias for the Gramophone & Typewriter Company in Milan, Italy. He was paid 100 pounds sterling, and was not required to do any typing. 31 more words

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