Big bang

Born on this day in 1917 soprano Gertrude Grob-Prandl.  

On this day in 1725 Handel’s Tamerlano premiered in London.

On this day in 1862 Verdi’s La forza del destino premiered in St Petersburg.

Born on this day in 1883 conductor Ernest Ansermet.

Happy 74th birthday soprano Britt-Marie Aruhn.