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“Even truth needs to be clad in new garments if it is to appeal to a new age”

Born on this day in 1714 composer Christoph Willibald von Gluck.

Birthday anniversaries of theatre and opera director Tyrone Guthrie (1900), conductor Bryan Balkwill (1922) and baritone György Melis (1923). Happy 74th birthday baritone Christian Johannes Du Plessis and happy 70th birthday conductor Sylvain Cambreling.