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December 1846 in Music History

Events in Music

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Dec 6 Opera "La Damnation de Faust" by Hector Berlioz is produced in Paris

Composer Hector Berlioz
Hector Berlioz

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 6 Henryk Jarecki, Polish composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1918)
  • Dec 22 Andreas Hallén, Swedish composer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden (d. 1925)
  • Dec 31 Richard Kleinmichel, Russian composer, born in Poznań, Poland (d. 1901)