Music anniversaries to be commemorated on April 24: 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 24: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For April 24, there are no less than 89 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Georg Hellmesberger (220th anniversary, Birth), Antonino Gandolfo Brancaleone (200th anniversary, Birth), Louis Alexandre Piccinni (170th anniversary, Death), Vadim Brodski (70th anniversary, Birth), Catrin Finch (40th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.

All important anniversaries to commemorate a April 24

 

April 24

2015

2012

1999

Ziyu <strong>He</strong> Ziyu He, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Austrian musician

Birth (21th anniversary)

1980

1975

Carmen Giannattasio, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (45th anniversary)

1974

Jarosław Mamczarski, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, composer, pedagogue

Birth (46th anniversary)

1972

1970

Adriana Guerrini, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, opera singer

Death (age 62)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1969

Anders Larsson, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Swedish actor (1969-)

Birth (51th anniversary)

1968

Roxanna <strong>Panufnik</strong> Roxanna Panufnik, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, British composer

Birth (52th anniversary)

1966

1954

Mikhail Starokadomsky, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Soviet composer and music educator (1901-1954)

Death (age 52)

1950

Vadim Brodski, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Ukrainian musician

Birth (70th anniversary)

1944

Norma Burrowes, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Irish coloratura soprano

Birth (76th anniversary)

1941

John <strong>Williams</strong> John Williams, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Australian classical guitarist

Birth (79th anniversary)

1940

Gerhart Hetzel, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, * 24.4.1940 Neu-Werbaß (Novi Vrbas/YU), † 29.7.1992 Salzburg. Geiger.

Birth

1936

1933

Kōichi Hattori, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Japanese composer

Birth (87th anniversary)

1926

1922

Matti Lehtinen, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Finnish singer and opera singer

Birth (98th anniversary)

1907

1885

1865

1855

Walenty Kratzer, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, composer

Death (age 75)

 

1820

Antonino Gandolfo Brancaleone, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Italian composer

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1800

Georg <strong>Hellmesberger</strong> Georg Hellmesberger, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, Austrian violinist, conductor and composer

Birth

1758

Frédéric <strong>Blasius</strong> Frédéric Blasius, Anniversaries (April 24), Classical music history, French violinist, clarinetist, conductor, and composer

Birth

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