1879 – Born on the 29th of April in St. Helens, Lancashire, England. 1899 – Directed the Hallé Orchestra at a concert in St Helens. 1906 – Appeared as regularly as a conductor, working initially with the New Symphony Orchestra. 1908 – Established the Beecham Symphony Orchestra. 1910 – Beecham began making recordings on 27th ..
American musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist 1970 – Born on the 8th of July in Los Angeles, California. 1988 – Recorded a cassette entitled Banjo Story. 1994 – Released Stereopathetic Soulmanure on Flipside Records and One Foot in the Grave on independent K Records. 1996 – Recorded albums, "Odelay" 1996, "Mutations" 1998, "Midnite Vultures" 1999. 1998 ..
1770 – Ludwig was born on the 17th of December in Bonngasse 515 (today Bonngasse 20). 1801 – Beethoven began to slowly lose his hearing. He suffered a severe form of tinnitus. 1802 – Wrote the "Heiligenstadt Testament" a suicide letter that was supposed to be for his brother but was never given and later ..
1974 – Born on April 17th in Goffs Oak, Hertfordshire, England. English singer and former Spice Girls member. – Victoria began as a dancer before eventually landing a spot as a member of The Spice Girls. 1994 – She joined the all-girl band Spice Girls, first called "Touch," together with Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, ..
1975 – Born on the 13th of April in Munich, Germany. A German singer who became famous for his song "Mambo No. 5". 1999 – A global pop sensation brought some much needed style and humor to the charts in the summer with his reworking of Perez Prado’s hit, "Mambo No. 5". Released the album ..
German dramatic soprano singer 1937 – Born on the 9th of February in Varel, Germany. Graduated from the Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg. Studied with Ines Leuwen at the Freiburg Academy Of Music. 1971 – Her debut was as the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro in Freiburg. 1972 – ..
Sir Arnold Edward Trevor Bax is a British composer and poet. 1883 – Sir Arnold Edward Trevor Bax is a British composer was born 8th of November in Pendennis Road, Streatham, London. 1900-1905 – Bax was accepted to the Royal Academy of Music. 1903-1916 – Wrote The tone-poems Into The Twilight (1908), In The Faery ..
1948 – Kathleen Battle is an American soprano was born 13th of August. Awarded a scholarship to the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music. 1972 – Earned a master’s degree and embarked in 1971 on a teaching career in Cincinnati. – Hired to perform at the 1972 Festival of Two Worlds in Spoleto, Italy. ..
1636 – Born in Versailles, France. French ballet dancer and teacher whose contributions to the development of ballet include the definition of the five basic positions of the feet. 1661 – Beauchamp was appointed director of the Académie Royale de Danse. 1672 – Under the composer Jean-Baptiste Lully became a part of the Académie Royale ..
Nora Bayes was a popular United States singer, entertainer. 1880 – Born Leonora Goldberg in Joliet, Illinois. 1908 – Married singer and songwriter Jack Norworth. – With Jack Norworth credited for collaborating on a number of tunes, including their huge hit Shine On, Harvest Moon, which the pair debuted in Florenz Ziegfeld’s Follies. 1917 – ..