La Scena Musicale

Sunday, June 29, 2008

Today's Birthdays in Music: June 29 (Mutter, Kubelik)

1963 - Anne-Sophie Mutter, Rheinfelden, Germany; violinist

Wiki entry
Official website

Anne-Sophie Mutter plays the Sarabande from J.S. Bach's Partita in D minor

1914 - Rafael Kubelik, Býchory, Bohemia (Czech Republic), conductor

Wiki entry
Obituary (N.Y. Times, 1996)

Rafael Kubelik leads the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in "The Moldau" from Smetana's Má vlast (Munich, 1984)

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