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#16 fsharpminor

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Posted 05 June 2021 - 09:31

And today Martha Argerich turns 80!    :happyBirthday:

Indeed, you beat me to that post by 10 minutes !!   Great pianist !.


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Posted 05 June 2021 - 09:33

Well clearly great minds think alike  :)  maybe down south we're just ten minutes ahead...   My favourite pianist ever!


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Posted 07 June 2021 - 11:10

Roberto Alagna is 58 today 


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Posted 08 June 2021 - 20:56

Pianist Emanuel Ax is 72 today..     Robert Schumann would have been 211 !


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Posted 15 June 2021 - 08:16

Not my favourite pianist , but  Lang Lang was 39 yesterday.


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Posted 19 June 2021 - 09:19

Sir Paul McCartney was 79 yesterday


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Posted 19 June 2021 - 19:58

Sir Paul McCartney was 79 yesterday

 

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Posted 22 June 2021 - 08:14

One of my favourite conductors, particularly of Dvorak and Shostakovich, Libor Pesek , is 88 today.  We enjoyed him during his time with the RLPO .


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Posted 01 July 2021 - 09:51

Scottish born conductor James Loughran  was 90 yesterday.


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Posted 07 July 2021 - 08:07

Vladimir Ashkenazy  was 84 yesterday.  I have had the privilege of some lessons with his son, also Vladimir but known as Vovka, a piano professor in Italy

 

Today conductor Vassily Petrenko is 45.


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Posted 09 July 2021 - 08:01

Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor was 29 yesterday


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Posted 16 July 2021 - 07:31

Yesterday composer Sir Harrison Birstwistle was 87.

Today violinist PInchas Zuckerman is 73

Composer Professor Sir James MacMillan is 62


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