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April 3, 1918 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Enrique Iturriaga, Peruvian composer (Sinfonía Junín y Ayacucho), born in Lima, Peru (d. 2019)
  • Louis Applebaum, Canadian conductor & composer, born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 2000)
  • Sixten Ehrling, Swedish pianist, conductor (Royal Opera of Stockholm, 1953-60; Detroit Symphony, 1963-73), and educator (Juilliard, 1973-87), born in Malmö, Sweden (d. 2005)
1918 in Music