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Events in Music

  • May 30 Opera "Die Verkaufte Braut" premieres (Prague)

Birthdays in Music

  • May 13 Ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer
  • May 17 Erik Satie, French composer (GymnopĂ©dies), born in Honfleur, Normandy (d. 1925)
  • May 31 Vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer

Deaths in Music

  • May 17 Adolf Bernhard Marx, composer, dies at 70