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

 

On 22 May 1813, the composer Richard Wagner was born in Leipzig. MyCello remembers him proposing a music video and the score for cello and piano of his Song to the Evening Star from Tannhäuser.

 

 

On 22 May 1813, Richard Wagner was born in Lipzig. In his memory, we listen to his Siegfried-Idyll. To see the score of the transcription of this composition for piano quintet, click here.