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August 11, 1943 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music


Music concertMusic Concert

Richard Strauss' 2nd Horn Concert, premieres

Composer and Conductor Richard Strauss
Composer and Conductor
Richard Strauss

Birthdays in Music

  • Denis Payton, English rock musician (Dave Clark Five - Glad All Over), born in London (d. 2006)
  • James Kale, rocker (Guess Who)
  • Kenny Gamble, US songwriter, "Philadelphia Soul" producer (Me & Mrs Jones), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Krzysztof Meyer, Polish pianist, composer, and music scholar, born in Kraków, Poland
1943 in Music