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Artists died

Cathy Berberian

Mezzo-soprano from United States of America
1925 in Attleboro, MA, United States - 1983 in Rome, Metropolitan City of Rome, Italy

Artists born

Nadezhda Obukhova

Mezzo-soprano from Russian Federation
1886 in Moscow, Russia - 1961 in Autonomous Republic of Crimea

Kiri Te Kanawa (Claire Mary Teresa Rawstron)

Soprano from New Zealand
1944 in Gisborne, New Zealand -

Laurence Equilbey

Conductor from France
1962 -

James Rhodes

Pianist from United Kingdom
1975 in London, UK -

Ray Chen

Violinist from Taiwan, Province Of China
1989 in Taipei, Taiwan -

Pretty Yende

Soprano from South Africa
1985 in Piet Retief, Mpumalanga, South Africa -

Dame Kiri Janette Te Kanawa (Claire Mary Teresa Rawstron)

Soprano from New Zealand
1944 in Gisborne, New Zealand -

Marietta Alboni

Contralto from Italy
1826 in Citta di Castello, Province of Perugia, Italy - 1894 in Ville-d'Avray, France

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Come paride vezzoso (L'elisir d'amore) - Juan Pons 1991

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Juan Pons - "Cortigiani, vil razza dannata" (Rigoletto)

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Beethoven Violin Sonata No.5 (Spring / Frühling) – Thomas Albertus Irnberger / Michael Korstick

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Discover Composers

Ferdinand Hérold

Composer from France
1791 - 1833

Heitor Villa-Lobos

Composer from Brazil
1887 in Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - 1959 in Rio de Janeiro - State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Gioachino Rossini

Composer from Italy
1792 in Pesaro, Province of Pesaro and Urbino, Italy - 1868 in Paris, France

Ture Rangström

Composer from Sweden
1884 in Stockholm, Sweden - 1947 in Stockholm, Sweden

Witold Rudziński

Composer from Poland
1913 in Sebezh, Pskov Oblast, Russia - 2004 in Warsaw, Poland

Henryk Melcer-Szczawiński

Composer from Poland
1869 in Poland - 1928 in Warsaw, Poland

Georg Hendrik Witte

Composer from Netherlands
1843 in Utrecht, Netherlands - 1929 in Essen, Germany

Toma Proshev

Composer from Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of
1931 in North Macedonia - 1996 in Zagreb, Croatia

Discover Artists

András Schiff

Pianist from Hungary
1953 in Budapest, Hungary -

Sergei Leiferkus

Baritone from Russian Federation
1946 in Saint Petersburg, Russia -

Yevgeny Svetlanov

Conductor from Russian Federation
1928 in Moscow, Russia - 2002 in Moscow, Russia

Reinbert de Leeuw

Conductor from Netherlands
1938 in Amsterdam, Netherlands -

Augustin Dumay

Violinist from France
1949 in Paris, France -

John Barbirolli (Giovanni Battista Barbirolli)

Conductor from United Kingdom
1899 in London, United Kingdom - 1970 in London, United Kingdom

Wolfgang Sawallisch

Conductor from Germany
1923 in Munich, Germany - 2013 in Grassau, Germany

Sviatoslav Richter

Pianist from Russian Federation
1915 in Zhytomyr, Zhytomyrs'ka oblast, Ukraine - 1997 in Moscow, Russia