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Maria Theresia von PARADIS (1759-1824)

Austrian composer, pianist, organist and singer who died 200 years ago.
Reproduction of drawing by Faustine Parmantié, Paris, 1784.

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June 2024

Carl REINECKE (1824-1910)

German composer, teacher, administrator, pianist and conductor born 200 years ago.
May 2024

Musically Themed Liebi…

More musically themed Liebig cards
March 2024

Sir Frederick BRIDGE (…

English organist, composer, teacher and writer who died 100 years ago.
February 2024

William WILSON

Edinburgh in four views in the mid-Nineteenth Century as shown on a musical title page.
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June 2022

Iain HAMILTON (1922-2000)

In highlighting anniversaries of composers and artists, MOMH’s Exhibition of the Month has almost always celebrated those born before 1900
November 2019

Sir Charles HALLÉ (181…

Musicians all over the world heard with deep regret of the sudden death on Friday morning, Oct. 25, of the famous pianist Sir Charles Hallé, …
April 2019

Hector BERLIOZ (1803-1…

CECIL HOPKINSON: A Bibliography of the Musical and Literary Works of HECTOR BERLIOZ (1803-1869), with Histories of the French Music Publishers concerned…
January 2019

Helmore and Neale&#821…

This 1853 publication marks an important step in the establishment of Britain’s modern Christmas carol tradition. Like its successor Carols for Easter-t…
May 2017

16 May 1767 – A …

This month marks the 250th anniversary of a seldom celebrated landmark in the annals of the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden. The first known public perfor…
February 2017

Alexander von ZEMLINSK…

Until relatively recently Zemlinsky (b.Vienna, 14 October 1871; d.New York, 15 March 1942) was regarded as a mere footnote in musical history; if rememb…
August 2010

Dr. Samuel Sebastian W…

WESLEY , Dr. Samuel Sebastian (London, 14 August 1810 – Gloucester, 14 April 1876), the 200th anniversary of whose birth falls this month, was the leadi…
July 2010

Ole BULL (1810-1880)

BULL , Ole (b.Bergen, 5 February 1810; d.Lysøen nr Bergen, 17 August 1880). Lithograph after a drawing by Josef Kriehuber, 1839; published by Tobias Has…