1844 FP of Verdi's opera I due Foscari 'The Two Foscari', at the Teatro Argentina in Rome. CD-I Due Foscari
1867 Birth of American baritone William Wade HINSHAW in Union IO. d-Washington, D.C., 27 NOV 1947. Founded Hinshaw
School of Opera in Chicago, which later incorporated into the Chicago
Cons. as president 1903-7. Founded the International Grand Opera Co. of Chicago, 1909. MET Opera 1910-13, début 16 NOV 1910 as
Biterolf min Tannhäuser. Search Amazon.com for William Wade HINSHAW
1910 The inaugural performance of the Chicago Grand Opera Company. With bass, Nazzareno de Angelis, as Ramfis in Aida with Karolewicz, Eleonora de Cisneros, Anna Masetti Bassi, Mario Sammarco and Hector Dufranne. Search Amazon.com for Chicago Grand Opera Company
2002 Death of German composer Werner Wagner in Argentina. b-Germany, 1927. Moved to Argentina in 1937.
2002 FP of Milton Babbitt's From the Psalter. David Lang's how to pray and Shulamit Ran's Supplications by soloists, the New York Virtuoso Singers and the American Composers Orchestra, Steven Sloane conducting at Carnegie Hall in NYC.