Czech composer Bedřich Smetana was born today, March 2nd, in 1824 which makes this year his 192nd birthday. To celebrate his birthday this entire Cereal Music show was dedicated to only his music, focusing primarily on his symphonic compositions.
Today is a leap day and the birthday of celebrated Italian composer Gioachino Rossini who was born on a leap year in February 29th 1792. To celebreate Rossini's birthday, this entire Cereal Music show was devoted solely to playing his music.
Today, February 22nd, is the 199th birthday of Danish composer Niels Wilhelm Gade. Gade was born on February 22nd 1817 and died on December 21st 1890. To celebrate his birthday, this entire Cereal Music show is dedicated exclusively to Gade's music and compositions.