Best wishes to all who were born on this date.  I usually post some music in the Connect diary, but I will be away from DK on Friday, so I am pre-posting an alternative for those who are interested.

Before we get to the musical birthdays, I would be remiss if I didn't mention W. B. Yeats, who was born on this date in 1865.  Here is one of my favorite poems of his:

Enjoy the music below the fold:

Carlos Chavez:

Xian Xinghai:

Esther Ofarim:

Michael Anthony Franano:

Lukas Ligeti:

David Gray:

Selma Björnsdóttir:

Jason Michael Carroll:

Lisa Tucker:

James Carr:

Doc Cheatham:

Max d' Ollone:

Ede Poldini:

Originally posted to An Ear for Music on Fri Jun 13, 2014 at 05:00 AM PDT.

Also republished by DKOMA.

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