Mid-week Music

July 29, 2009

We’re going to the opera in the Arena DiVerona tonight.

I’m not sure what we’ll be seeing/hearing, but because Placido Domingo made his debut here, today’s mid-week music is The Three Tenors, Domingo, Andrea Bocelli and Jose Carreras singing O Solo Mio.


July 29 in history

July 29, 2009

On July 29:

18 36 the Arc de Triomphe was inaugurated in Paris.

1848 the Tipperary revolt took place in Ireland.

1981 Police used batons to stop Springbok tour protestors marching up Molesworth Street.

1981 Prince Charles and lady Diana Spencer were married.

Sourced from Wikipedia and NZ History Online.


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