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Darius Milhaud

Composer Darius Milhaud

Profession: Composer

Nationality:
France
French

Why Famous: Maximilien

Born: September 4, 1892
Birthplace: Marseille, France

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Virgo

Died: June 22, 1974 (aged 81)

Historical Events

  • 1920-02-21 Darius Milhaud & Jean Cocteau's ballet, premieres in Paris
  • 1926-12-16 Darius Milhaud's opera "Le Pauvre Matelot" premieres in Paris
  • 1946-05-26 Darius Milhaud's 3rd Concert for piano/orchestra premieres in Prague
  • 1946-12-20 Darius Milhaud's 2nd Symphony, premieres
  • 1947-10-30 Darius Milhaud's 3rd Symphony "Hymnus Ambrosianus," premieres in Paris
  • 1950-05-12 Darius Milhaud's opera "Bolivar" premieres in Paris
  • 1952-05-30 Darius Milhaud's "West Point Suite" premieres
  • 1954-04-30 Darius Milhaud's 4th Concert for piano and orchestra premieres in Haifa, Israel
  • 1960-03-29 Darius Milhaud's 9th Symphony, premieres
  • 1962-02-16 Darius Milhaud's 12th Symphony premieres

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