A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
October 19, 1659:
is born in Bologna, in the Papal States.
July 10, 1690:
dies in Bologna in the Papal States, aged 30 years, eight months, and 21 days.
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Today in Music and History: December 15
The Lark Ascending
Ralph Vaughan Williams
(48) is performed for the first time, in an arrangement for violin and piano made by the composer for this occasion, in Shirehampton Public Hall. See 14 June 1921.
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