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December 16, 1926 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

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Darius Milhaud's opera "Le Pauvre Matelot" premieres in Paris

Composer Darius Milhaud
Darius Milhaud

Birthdays in Music

  • Alfred Koerppen, German organist, composer, and educator born in Wiesbaden, Germany
  • James McCracken, American operatic tenor (Otello), born in Gary, Indiana (d. 1988)
1926 in Music