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Friday, May 30, 2008

Today's Birthdays in Music: May 30 (London, Oliveros)

1920 - George London, Montreal, Canada; concert and opera bass-baritone

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George London (Scarpia) and Maria Callas (Tosca) in Act 2 of Puccini's Tosca (1956 Telecast. New York. Dimitri Mitropoulos conductor)

1930 - Pauline Oliveros, Houston, U.S.A.; accordionist and composer

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Pauline Oliveros On Deep Listening

Pauline Oliveros plays at Cal State, Sacramento

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