HAPPENED TODAY - On August 2, 1945, the composer Pietro Mascagni died in Rome

 

On November 6, 1893, the composer Pëtr Ilič Čajkovskij died in Saint Petersburg. MyCello remembers him proposing the score and a music video of his Pezzo capriccioso, Op.62.

 

 

On August 6, 1820, the violinist and composer Anton Wranitzky died in Vienna. MyCello remembers him proposing a music video and the score of his Octet, Op.62.

 

 

On August 24, 1839, the conductor and composer Eduard Nápravník was born in Býšť. MyCello remembers him proposing a music video and the score of his Piano Trio No.2, Op.62.

 

 

On August 4, 1919, the cellist and composer Ferdinand Thieriot died in Hamburg. MyCello remembers him proposing a music video and the score of his Octet, Op.62.

 

 

On 14 May 1805, the composer Johann Peter Emilius Hartmann was born in Copenaghen. In his memory, we listen to Vølvens spådom. To see the score of the transcription for violin, cello and piano of Griechischer Festtanz from his ballet Valkyrien, Op.62, click here.