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NOVEMBER 27

1915 Victor Nicholas Alessandro (Texas-born Conductor, Music Educator) Texas Performing Artists Classical Musicians Educators of Note Texas State Historical Association
1904 Eddie South (Missouri-born African-American Jazz Violinist) Missouri Performing Artists Jazz African American Performing Artists African American Registry
1942 Jimi Hendrix (Seattle-born African-American Member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame) Jimi Hendrix African American Performing Artistss Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
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1976 Victor Nicholas Alessandro (Texas-born Conductor, Music Educator) Texas Performing Artists Classical Musicians Educators of Note Texas State Historical Association
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1743 Handel's "Dettingen Te Deum and Anthem" Is First Performed in London at the Chapel Royal, St. James's Palace London, England Handel Composers Historic Firsts American Public Media
1893 New York Metropolitan Opera House Reopens with Electric Ligths One year After Being Devastated by Fire Metropolitan Opera House Opera Electricity Fire New York Historical Society
1928 Igor Stravinsky Conducts the Premiere of His Ballet, "Le Baiser de la fée" (The Fairy's Kiss), at the Paris Opéra Paris, Opera Igor Stravinsky Composers Ballet Historic Firsts American Public Media
1967 The Beatles Release "Magical Mystery Tour" Album English Performing Artists The Beatles Popular Music Amazon.com

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