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    Happy Birthday, Gioachino Rossini.

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    Happy Birthday, Frederick Delius.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vaneyes View Post
    Happy Birthday, Frederick Delius.

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    Well, that's actually January 29th.


    But looking at that website again, I learned a cool fact I didn't know: Rossini was born on Feb. 29, the leap day! That's really neat.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Huilunsoittaja View Post
    But looking at that website again, I learned a cool fact I didn't know: Rossini was born on Feb. 29, the leap day! That's really neat.
    No, very bad. He only gets a birthday every four years.
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    We've missed a big one!

    CHOPIN!!!

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    His was yesterday.

    Also, today, happy birthday Smetana!

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    Mar. 4, happy birthday, Vivaldi.


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    Happy Birthday, Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov.


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    Happy Birthday to Maurice Ravel (1875 - 1937).


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    Happy Birthday25965-2.jpg Samuel Barber (1910 - 1981).

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    Happy Birthday, Johann Strauss I (1804 - 1849).


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    Happy Birthday, Max Reger.


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    Happy Birthday to Rachmaninov (1873 - 1943).


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    Happy birthday to Johann Sebastian Bach!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Vaneyes View Post
    Happy Birthday to Rachmaninov (1873 - 1943).


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    That's in April I think.
    Cheers, Jeff W (another awesome dude), thanks for the signature mention!

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    Happy Birthday Bruno Maderna.


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