Music anniversaries to be commemorated on April 10: births, premieres...

Thousands of anniversaries. In 2020, classical music and opera offer many opportunities for music lovers to commemorate composers, conductors, performers and operatic artists, to celebrate the first performances of essential works or the opening of emblematic concert halls. From January to December, there are 365 opportunities to revisit a repertoire, a recording or simply to explore 10 centuries of classical music. Something to satisfy all the inquiring minds.

April 10: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For April 10, there are no less than 79 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Gottlob Bachmann (180th anniversary, Death), Nestor Nyzhankivsky (80th anniversary, Death), Arthur Benjamin (60th anniversary, Death), Giovanni Malipiero (50th anniversary, Death), William Walker (10th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.

All important anniversaries to commemorate a April 10

 

April 10

2018

Viliam Karmažin, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Slovak composer and conductor

Death (age 95)

2017

Vuk Kulenovic, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Bosnia and Herzegovina musician

Death (age 70)

2004

1999

Masahisa Endō, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Japanese conductor (1933-1999)

Death (age 66)

1987

Hayley <strong>Westenra</strong> Hayley Westenra, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, New Zealand singer

Birth (33th anniversary)

1979

Nino <strong>Rota</strong> Nino Rota, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Italian composer (1911-1979)

Death (age 67)

1975

Rickard Söderberg, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Swedish tenor and debater

Birth (45th anniversary)

1970

Giovanni Malipiero, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Death (age 63)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1968

Helene Gjerris, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (52th anniversary)

1966

Inesa Linaburgytė, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Lithuanian opera singer

Birth (54th anniversary)

1960

Arthur <strong>Benjamin</strong> Arthur Benjamin, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Australian composer, pianist, conductor and teacher

Death (age 66)

1958

Yefim Bronfman, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Soviet-born Israeli-American pianist

Birth (62th anniversary)

1955

Oskar Lindberg, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Swedish composer, church musician, teacher and professor

Death (age 68)

1953

Sarah Leonard, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, English classical soprano

Birth (67th anniversary)

1952

Frederic Austin, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, British opera singer, teacher and composer

Death (age 80)

1949

Vladimiras Prudnikovas, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Lithuanian singer, opera singer, politician and musicologist

Birth (71th anniversary)

1947

Jaap ter Linden, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Dutch cellist, viol player and conductor

Birth (73th anniversary)

1945

Barry Green, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (75th anniversary)

Ryōsuke Hori, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Japanese cellist

Birth (75th anniversary)

1942

June Card, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, American soprano and stage director

Birth (78th anniversary)

1940

Nestor Nyzhankivsky, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Ukrainian composer, pianist and music critic

Death (age 46)

1939

Ángeles López Artiga, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Spanish singer and composer

Birth (81th anniversary)

1927

Luigi Alva, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Peruvian opera tenor

Birth (93th anniversary)

1916

Ferdinand Kracher, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, stage actor, opera singer, writer

Death (age 69)

1911

Mikalojus Konstantinas Čiurlionis, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Lithuanian painter, composer and writer

Death (age 35)

 

1909

Joseph Olah, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Hungarian voice actor and opera singer

Birth

1878

Lucy Isabelle Marsh, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, American lyric soprano, church soloist and concert performer (1878-1956)

Birth

1865

Franziska Sontag, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, German stage actor and opera singer (1788-1865)

Death (age 77)

1864

Eugen d'<strong>d'Albert</strong> Eugen d'd'Albert, Anniversaries (April 10), Classical music history, Scottish-born German pianist and composer

Birth

1861

1844

1802

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