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Classical Memories 4 December: Daniel Gregory Mason


  The American composer Daniel Gregory Mason died on this day in 1953. The featured piece is Mason’s Prelude and Fugue for Piano and Orchestra performed by Westphalian Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Siegfried Landau

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Classical Memories 20 November: Friedrich Heinrich Himmel, Daniel Gregory Mason and Margaret Sutherland


Today in 1765 the German composer Friedrich Heinrich Himmel was born. The first clip is Himmel’s ‘Heil’ge Nacht auf Engelsschwingen’ sung by Roger Whitaker. On this day in 1873 the American composer Daniel Gregory Mason was born. The second video … Continue reading

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