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See also: 1913 in music, other events of 1914, 1915 in music and the list of 'years in music'. See also: 1912 in music, other events of 1913, 1914 in music and the list of years in music. // Events April 1 - Manuel de Fallas opera La vida breve is given its world premiere in Nice May 29 - there is a near-riot at the premiere of the Igor... 1914 (MCMXIV) is a common year starting on Thursday. ... See also: 1914 in music, other events of 1915, 1916 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Tom Browns band from New Orleans goes to Chicago and start advertising themselves as a Jass Band Published popular music Alabama Jubilee w. ... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

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Events

October 15 is the 288th day of the year (289th in Leap years). ... Rovigo is a town (population 52,472 as of 1991) in the Veneto region of Italy. ... Beniamino Gigli (March 20, 1890 - November 30, 1957) was an Italian singer, widely regarded as one of the greatest operatic tenors of his time. ... This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Amilcare Ponchielli (August 31, 1834 _ January 17, 1886) was an Italian composer. ... La Gioconda can refer to: A famous painting by Leonardo da Vinci, better known as Mona Lisa; An opera by Amilcare Ponchielli. ... Calypso is a style of Afro-Caribbean music which originated in the British and French colonial islands of the Caribbean at about the start of the 20th century. ... Trinidad (Spanish, Trinity) is the largest of the 23 islands which make up the country of Trinidad and Tobago. ... Geraldine Farrar in 1914 Victrola advertisment, from March 1914 magazine This image has been released into the public domain by the copyright holder, its copyright has expired, or it is ineligible for copyright. ...

Published popular music

  • "The Aba Daba Honeymoon" w.m. Arthur Fields & Walter Donovan
  • "After The Roses Have Faded Away" w. Bessie Buchanan m. Ernest R. Ball
  • "Along Came Ruth" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "Always Treat Her Like A Baby" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "Back To The Carolina You Love" w. Grant Clarke m. Jean Schwartz
  • "Burlington Bertie From Bow" w.m. William Hargreaves
  • "By Heck" w. L. Wolfe Gilbert m. S. R. Henry
  • "By The Beautiful Sea" w. Harold R. Atteridge m. Harry Carroll
  • "By The Waters Of Minnetonka" w. J. M. Cavanass m. Thurlow Lieurance
  • "California And You" Harry Puck
  • "Can't You Hear Me Callin' Caroline?" w.m. William H. Gardner & Caro Roma
  • "Cecile Waltz" by Frank McKee
  • "Chinatown, My Chinatown" w. William Jerome m. Jean Schwartz
  • "Colonel Bogey - March" m. Kenneth J. Alford
  • "Come Over To Dover" Murphy, Botsford
  • "La Cucaracha" w. (Eng) Stanley Adams m. arr. Juan Y. D'Lorah
  • "The Darktown Poker Club" w. Jean C. Havez m. Bert Williams & Will H. Vodery
  • "The Day Is Done" w. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow m. Herman Lohr
  • "Desecration Rag" Felix Arndt
  • "Down Among The Sheltering Palms" w. James Brockman m. Abe Olman
  • "La Estrellita" m. Maurice Ponce
  • "Everybody Rag With Me" w. Gus Kahn m. Grace LeBoy
  • "Fido Is A Hot Dog Now" w. Charles McCarron & Thomas J. Gray m. Raymond Walker
  • "Follow The Crowd" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "Gilbert, The Filbert" w. Arthur Wimperis m. Herman Finck
  • "Goodbye Girls I'm Through" w. John Golden m. Ivan Caryll
  • "He's A Devil In His Own Home Town" w. Grant Clarke & Irving Berlin m. Irving Berlin
  • "He's A Rag Picker" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "Hot House Rag" m. Paul Pratt
  • "I Love the Ladies" by Grant Clarke
  • "I Want To Go Back To Michigan, Down On The Farm" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "I Was A Good Little Girl Till I Met You" w. Clifford Harris m. James W. Tate
  • "If I Had You" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "If That's Your Idea Of A Wonderful Time, Take Me Home" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "If You Don't Want My Peaches" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "I'll Make A Man Of You" w.m. Arthur Wimperis & Herman Finck
  • "I'm Goin' Back To Louisiana (Where The Bright Moon Shines)" E. Clinton Keithley
  • "In An Old-Fashioned Town" w.m. Squire
  • "In Siam" Manuel Klein
  • "In The Candlelight" w.m. Fleta Jan Brown
  • "Kachusha no uta" composed by Nakayama Shimpei is the first big kayokyoku (pop music) hit in Japan
  • "Keep the Home Fires Burning" w. Lena Guilbert Ford m. Ivor Novello
  • "Land" by Irving Berlin
  • "A Little Bit Of Heaven Sure They Call It Ireland" w. J. Keirn Brennan m. Ernest R. Ball
  • "The Little Ford Rambled Right Along by Byron Gay & C.R. Foster
  • "Love's Own Sweet Song" w. C. C. S. Cushing & E. P. Heath m. Emmerich Kalman
  • "The Minstrel Parade" Irving Berlin
  • "Missouri Waltz" w. James Royce Shannon m. Frederick Knight Logan
  • "Mrs. Sippi, You're A Grand Old Girl" Belle Ashlyn
  • "Music Box Rag" Charles Luckeyth Roberts
  • "My Bird Of Paradise" Irving Berlin
  • "My Croony Melody" w.m. Joe Goodwin & E. Ray Goetz
  • "On The 5:15" w. Stanley Murphy m. Henry I. Marshall
  • "On The Good Ship Mary Ann" w. Gus Kahn m. Grace Le Boy
  • "On The Shores Of Italy" w.m. Al Piantadosi, Dave Oppenheim & Jack Glogau
  • "Pigeon Walk" m. James V. Monaco
  • "Play a Simple Melody" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "Poor Pauline" w. Charles McCarron m. Raymond Walker
  • "Revival Day" Berlin
  • "Roll Them Cotton Bales" w. James Weldon Johnson m. J. Rosamond Johnson
  • "Rufus Johnson's Harmony Band" w.m. Shelton Brooks & Maurice Abrahams
  • "Same Sort Of Girl" w. Harry B. Smith m. Jerome Kern
  • "Settle Down In A One-Horse Town" Irving Berlin
  • "Shadowland" w. Blanche Merrill m. Gus Edwards
  • "She's Dancing Her Heart Away" w. L. Wolfe Gilbert m. Kerry Mills
  • "Sister Susie's Sewing Shirts For Soldiers" w. R. P. Weston m. Herman E. Darewski
  • "The Springtime Of Life" w. Robert B. Smith m. Victor Herbert
  • "Saint Louis Blues" w.m. W. C. Handy
  • "Stay Down Here Where You Belong" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "Sylvia" w. Clinton Scollard m. Oley Speaks
  • "Syncopated Walk" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "That's A Plenty" m. Lew Pollack
  • "There's A Little Spark Of Love Still Burning" w. Joe McCarthy m. Fred Fisher
  • "They Didn't Believe Me" w. Herbert Reynolds m. Jerome Kern
  • "They're On Their Way To Mexico" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "This Is The Life" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "'Twas In September" w. Benjamin Hapgood Burt m. Silvio Hein
  • "Twelfth Street Rag" m. Euday L. Bowman
  • "Vienna, City Of My Dreams" w. (Austrian) Rudolf Sieczynski m. Rudolf Sieczynski
  • "Way Out Yonder In The Golden West" w.m. Percy Wenrich
  • "What Is Love" Irving Berlin
  • "When It's Night Time In Dixieland" w.m. Irving Berlin
  • "When Mother Backed The Winner Of The Derby" Williams & Godfrey
  • "When The Angelus Is Ringing" w. Joe Young m. Bert Grant
  • "When The Grown-up Ladies Act Like Babies" w. Joe Young & Edgar Leslie m. Maurice Abrahams
  • "When You Wore A Tulip" w. Jack Mahoney m. Percy Wenrich
  • "When You're A Long, Long Way From Home" w. Sam M. Lewis m. George W. Meyer
  • "When You're Away" w. Henry Blossom m. Victor Herbert
  • "Who Paid The Rent For Mrs Rip Van Winkle?" Bryan, Fischer
  • "The Yellow Dog Blues" w.m. W. C. Handy
  • "You Planted A Rose In The Garden Of Love" w. J. Will Callahan m. Ernest R. Ball

Arthur Fields (August 6, 1888 – March 29, 1953) was an American singer. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Jean Schwartz (November 4, 1878 - November 30, 1956) was a songwriter. ... Louis Wolfe Gilbert (August 31, 1886–July 12, 1970) was a Russian-born American songwriter. ... William Jerome (1865 - 1932) was a United States songwriter. ... Jean Schwartz (November 4, 1878 - November 30, 1956) was a songwriter. ... Bert Williams (November 12, 1875 - March 4, 1922) was the pre-eminent African American entertainer of his era. ... Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (February 27, 1807 – March 24, 1882) was an American poet who wrote many works that are still famous today, including The Song of Hiawatha, Paul Reveres Ride and Evangeline. ... Gustav Gerson Kahn (November 6, 1886 - October 8, 1941) was a famous German-American musician, songwriter and lyricist. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Ivan Caryll was a composer from the late 19th and early 20th century. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Hot House Rag, 1914 sheet music cover, from Loc. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Shimpei Nakayama (A.k. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Ivor Novello David Ivor Davies (January 15, 1893 – March 6, 1951), better known as Ivor Novello, was one of the most popular entertainers of the 20th century. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Gustav Gerson Kahn (November 6, 1886 - October 8, 1941) was a famous German-American musician, songwriter and lyricist. ... James Vincent Monaco (January 13, 1885 - October 16, 1945) was an Italian-born US composer of popular music. ... Play a Simple Melody is from the 1914 musical, Watch Your Step, words and music by Irving Berlin. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... James Weldon Johnson, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1932 James Weldon Johnson (June 17, 1871 - June 26, 1938) was a leading African American author, poet, early civil rights activist, and prominent figure in the Harlem Renaissance. ... 1933 photograph of J. Rosamond Johnson by Carl Van Vechten John Rosamond Johnson (1873–1954), most often referred to as J. Rosamond Johnson, was a composer and singer during the Harlem Renaissance. ... Shelton Brooks Shelton Brooks (May 4, 1886 - September 6, 1975) was a popular music composer who wrote some of the biggest hits of the first third of the 20th century. ... Maurice Abrahams was a successful American songwriter in the early years of the 20th century. ... Harry B. Smith (born December 28, 1860 in Buffalo, New York - died January 2, 1936 in Atlantic City) was a reknowned and prolific writer, lyricist, and composer. ... Jerome David Kern (January 27, 1885 – November 11, 1945) was an American popular composer. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Gus Edwards (August 18, 1879 - November 7, 1945) was a songwriter and vaudevillian. ... Louis Wolfe Gilbert (August 31, 1886–July 12, 1970) was a Russian-born American songwriter. ... Kerry Mills (February 1, 1869 - December 5, 1948) was an American composer of popular music during the Tin Pan Alley era. ... Robert B. Smith was the mayor of Newport News, Virginia from September 1, 1956 to June 30, 1958. ... Victor August Herbert (February 1, 1859–May 26, 1924) was a popular composer of light opera. ... This article is about the song. ... W.C. Handy photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1941 William Christopher Handy (November 16, 1873–March 28, 1958) was a African American blues composer and musician, often known as the Father of the Blues. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Fred Fisher (September 30, 1875 - January 14, 1942) was a United States songwriter. ... Jerome David Kern (January 27, 1885 – November 11, 1945) was an American popular composer. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Percy Wenrich (January 23, 1880 - March 17, 1952) was a United States composer of ragtime and popular music. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Irving Berlin (May 11, 1888 – September 22, 1989), born Israel Isidore Baline, in Tyumen, Russia (or possibly Mogilev, Belarus), was an American composer and lyricist, one of the most prodigious and famous American songwriters in history. ... Percy Wenrich (January 23, 1880 - March 17, 1952) was a United States composer of ragtime and popular music. ... Victor August Herbert (February 1, 1859–May 26, 1924) was a popular composer of light opera. ... W.C. Handy photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1941 William Christopher Handy (November 16, 1873–March 28, 1958) was a African American blues composer and musician, often known as the Father of the Blues. ...

Popular recordings

music available on Archive. ... La traviata, an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, takes as its basis the novel La dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas, fils, published in 1848. ... Enrico Caruso Enrico Caruso (February 25, 1873–August 2, 1921) was one of the most famous tenors in the history of opera. ... Alma Gluck (1884-1938) was a soprano. ... Billy Murray (25 May 1877 - 17 August 1954) was one of the most popular singers in the United States in the early decades of the 20th century. ...

Classical music

John Alden Carpenter (February 28, 1876 - April 26, 1951) was a U.S. composer. ... Arthur De Greef (October 10, 1862 _ August 29, 1940) was a Belgian pianist and composer. ... Frederick Delius (January 29, 1862 – June 10, 1934) was an English composer born in Bradford. ... ErnÅ‘ Dohnányi, also known as Ernst von Dohnányi or Dohnányi ErnÅ‘ (July 27, 1877 – February 9, 1960) was a Hungarian conductor, composer, and pianist. ... Marcel Dupré Marcel Dupré (May 3, 1886–May 30, 1971), was a French organist, pianist, composer, and pedagogue. ... Herbert (Norman) Howells (17 October 1892—23 February 1983) was an English composer and teacher. ... This photo from around 1913 shows Ives in his day job: he was the director of a successful insurance agency. ... Nikolai Karlovich Medtner (Николай Карлович Метнер) (January 5, 1880, Moscow – November 13, 1951, London) was a Russian composer and pianist. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: , Sergej Sergejevič Prokofev, 15/April 271, 1891 – March 5, 1953) was a Ukrainian-born Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: , Sergej Sergejevič Prokofev, 15/April 271, 1891 – March 5, 1953) was a Ukrainian-born Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev (Russian: , Sergej Sergejevič Prokofev, 15/April 271, 1891 – March 5, 1953) was a Ukrainian-born Russian composer who mastered numerous musical genres and came to be admired as one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. ... Joseph-Maurice Ravel (March 7, 1875 – December 28, 1937) was a French composer and pianist, known especially for the subtlety, richness, and poignancy of his music and generally considered to be one of the major composers of the 20th century. ... It has been suggested that Reger be merged into this article or section. ... Ralph Vaughan Williams, OM (October 12, 1872 – August 26, 1958) was an influential British composer. ... A London Symphony is the second symphony composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams. ... Anton Webern (December 3, 1883 – September 15, 1945) was an Austrian composer. ...

Opera

Jules Émile Frédéric Massenet (May 12, 1842 - August 13, 1912) was a French composer. ... Joaquín Turina (December 9, 1882 – January 14, 1949) was a Spanish composer of classical music. ...

Musical theater

  • May 30 - Adele London production opened at the Gaiety Theatre
  • The Belle Of Bond Street Broadway production
  • Business as Usual London production
  • Chin-Chin Broadway production
  • The Earl And The Girl London revival
  • The Girl From Utah Broadway production
  • The Lilac Domino (libretto by Emmerich von Gatti and Béla Jenbach; music by Charles Cuvillier) Broadway production
  • The Little Café Broadway production
  • Papa's Darling Broadway production
  • Tonight's The Night Broadway production
  • When Claudia Smiles Broadway production

Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... May 30 is the 150th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (151st in leap years). ... Adele is a common female name. ... West End is the name of some places in the world, including: The West End of London, England West End Theatre, is where many of Londons major theatres are located and premier cinema screenings take place. ... The Gaiety Theatre is a drama theatre on South King Street in Dublin, Ireland. ... Business as Usual is the first album by Australian band Men at Work, released in 1982. ... The Lilac Domino is an operetta, first performed at Leipzig on February 3, 1912. ... Charles Cuvillier (24 April 1877 - 14 February 1955) was a French composer of operetta. ...

Births

February 10 is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Lawrence Larry Cecil Adler, (February 10, 1914 – August 7, 2001), was an accomplished musician, widely acknowledged as one of the worlds most skilled harmonica players. ... February 18 is the 49th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Pee Wee King, born Julius Frank Anthony Kuczynski (February 18, 1914 – March 7, 2000), was an American country music songwriter and recording artist. ... March 6 is the 65th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (66th in Leap years). ... Kiril Petrovich Kondrashin (March 6, 1914 – March 7, 1981) was a conductor. ... March 21 is the 80th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (81st in leap years). ... Paul Tortelier (March 21, 1914 - December 18, 1990) was a French cellist and composer. ... March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (90th in Leap years). ... There were 2 popular blues harmonica players that went by the name Sonny Boy Williamson Sonny Boy Williamson I, also known as John Lee Williamson was an American blues harmonica player, born in Jackson, Tennessee, whose first record Good Morning, School Girl was a hit in 1937. ... April 4 is the 94th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (95th in leap years). ... Frances Langford Frances Newbern Langford (April 4, 1913 – July 11, 2005) was a successful singer and entertainer during the Golden Age of Radio, who also made occasional film appearances. ... April 19 is the 109th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (110th in leap years). ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (130th in leap years). ... Carlo Maria Giulini (May 9, 1914 – June 14, 2005) was an Italian conductor. ... Clarence Eugene Snow (May 9, 1914 – December 20, 1999), better known as Hank Snow, was a Hall of Fame country music singer and songwriter. ... May 18 is the 138th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (139th in leap years). ... Boris Christoff Boris Christoff (Bulgarian: ) (May 18, 1914, Plovdiv, Bulgaria – June 28, 1993, Rome, Italy) was a Bulgarian opera singer, one of the greatest basses of the 20th century. ... May 26 is the 146th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (147th in leap years). ... May 31 is the 151st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (152nd in leap years), with 214 days remaining. ... Akira Ifukube (伊福部 昭 Ifukube Akira, born 31 May 1914) is a Japanese composer of classical music and film scores, perhaps best known for his work on the soundtracks of the Godzilla movies. ... (Some entries on this page have been duplicated on August 1. ... Lester Flatt (June 19, 1914 - May 11, 1979) was one of the pioneers of bluegrass music. ... July 2 is the 183rd day of the year (184th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 182 days remaining. ... Frederick Fennell (July 2, 1914 - December 7, 2004) was an internationally recognized conductor, and one of the primary figures in promoting the wind ensemble as a performing group. ... July 8 is the 189th day of the year (190th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 176 days remaining. ... Billy Eckstine (8 July 1914 – 8 March 1993), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania as William Clarence Eckstein. ... July 26 is the 207th day (208th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 158 days remaining. ... Erskine Hawkins (July 26, 1914-November 11, 1993), born in Birmingham, Alabama, was a trumpet player, big band leader, and most notably, the composer of the jazz standard, Tuxedo Junction (1939), which became a popular hit during World War II. In 1978 Erskine Hawkins became one of the first five... July 26 is the 207th day (208th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 158 days remaining. ... August 28 is the 240th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (241st in leap years), with 125 days remaining. ... September 12 is the 255th day of the year (256th in leap years). ... Born September 12, 1914, in Woodland, California, Eddy Howard attended medical school at Stanford University before dropping out to become a singer of romantic ballads. ... September 24 is the 267th day of the year (268th in leap years). ... Sir Andrzej Panufnik (September 24, 1914 - October 27, 1991) was a Polish composer, pianist, and a conductor of classical music. ... September 25 is the 268th day of the year (269th in leap years). ... Robert Wright (born Daytona Beach, Florida, September 25, 1914; died Miami, Florida, October 10, 1999) was a United States writer of musical theatre best known for the show Kismet, adapted from the works of Alexander Borodin. ... October 5 is the 278th day of the year (279th in Leap years). ... October 7 is the 280th day of the year (281st in leap years). ... Alfred Drake (born Alfred Capurro) (October 7, 1914 - July 25, 1992) is a Broadway theater performer best known for his appearances in the musicals Babes in Arms, Oklahoma!, Kiss Me, Kate, and Kismet. ... October 9 is the 282nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (283rd in Leap years). ... October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in Leap years). ... Ivy Jo Hunter (born George Ivy Hunter) was a songwriter and record producer for the Motown label. ... November 15 is the 319th day of the year (320th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 46 days remaining. ... Jorge Bolet (November 15, 1914–October 16, 1990) was a pianist and conductor. ... December 3 is the 337th (in leap years the 338th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Irving Fine (December 3, 1914–August 23, 1962) was a US composer. ... December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Rosalyn Tureck (December 14, 1914 - July 17, 2003) was an American pianist and harpsichordist who was particularly associated with the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. ... Philip Farkas (1914-1992) was principal hornist in the Chicago Symphony Orchestra for many years. ...

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