A CHRONOLOGICAL VIEW OF WESTERN MUSIC HISTORY IN THE CONTEXT OF WORLD EVENTS
July 8, 1953:
is born in Peking.
February 26, 2010:
Madame White Snake
, an opera by
(56) to words of Jacobs, is performed for the first time, in Cutler Majestic Theatre, Boston.
July 4, 2014:
for piano and orchestra by
(60) is performed for the first time, in Singapore.
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Today in Music and History: April 21
Over 100 men armed with muskets and other weapons join the Luddite protesters at Middleton, near Manchester. They urge the guards at the cotton mill to give battle. The guards refuse.
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