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Events in October 2023

  • Birthday of Franz Doppler

    Birthday of Franz Doppler

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    October 16, 2023

    Albert Franz Doppler (16 October 1821 – 27 July 1883), was a flute virtuoso and a composer best known for his flute music. He also wrote one German and several Hungarian operas for Budapest, all produced with great success. His ballet music was popular during his lifetime.

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  • Birthday of Anton Bernhard Fürstenau

    Birthday of Anton Bernhard Fürstenau

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    October 20, 2023

    Anton Bernhard Fürstenau (Münster, October 20, 1792). He was the most famous virtuoso in Germany on his instrument and the most important Romantic flutist of the first half of the nineteenth century. He remained faithful to the nine key flute until his death.

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  • Birthday of Luigi Hugues

    Birthday of Luigi Hugues

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    October 27, 2023

    Luigi Hugues (Casale Monferrato, October 27, 1836) was an Italian geographer and composer. He played with his father Felice, also flutist. He wrote methods, studies and works for flute.

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