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December 3, 1954 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Music

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Samuel Barber's "Prayers of Kierkegaard" premieres

Composer Samuel Barber
Samuel Barber
  • William Walton's opera "Troilus & Cressida" premieres in London

Birthdays in Music

  • Paul Gregg, American country bassist singer (Restless Heart - Big Dreams In A Small Town), born in Altus, Oklahoma

Deaths in Music

  • Enrique Soro, Chilean composer, dies at 70
1954 in Music