Music anniversaries to be commemorated on April 7: 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 7: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For April 7, there are no less than 70 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Antonio Brizzi (250th anniversary, Birth), Rudolf Nováček (160th anniversary, Birth), Martha Atwood (70th anniversary, Death), Leif Ove Andsnes (50th 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 7

 

April 7

2013

Alceo Bocchino, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Brazilian conductor and composer

Death (age 94)

2006

Vinzenz Maria Demetz, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Austrian singer and opera singer

Death (age 93)

1993

Heinz Hoppe, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 69)

1978

Jo Appleby, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, British singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1973

1971

Carlos Mena, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Countertenor

Birth (49th anniversary)

1970

Leif Ove <strong>Andsnes</strong> Leif Ove Andsnes, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Norwegian pianist

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1968

Maksim Ignat'ev, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, music pedagogue, trombonist

Birth (52th anniversary)

1966

1965

1959

Pavlo <strong>Hunka</strong> Pavlo Hunka, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, British opera singer of Ukrainian ancestry

Birth (61th anniversary)

1958

Klimenty Korchmaryov, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Soviet composer and pianist (1899-1958)

Death (age 58)

1956

Marina Shutova, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, music pedagogue

Birth (64th anniversary)

1951

Kisu Yoshinoshin, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Japanese performer, chorus conductor, composer

Death (age 84)

1950

1949

Ignatz <strong>Waghalter</strong> Ignatz Waghalter, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Polish-German composer and conductor

Death (age 68)

1947

Alexander Kantorov, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Russian conductor

Birth (73th anniversary)

1935

Milan Jíra, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and pianist

Birth

1932

Rauno Lehtinen, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Finnish conductor, composer of schlager music

Birth

1908

Percy <strong>Faith</strong> Percy Faith, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Canadian-born American bandleader, orchestrator, composer and conductor

Birth

1877

1861

1860

Rudolf <strong>Nováček</strong> Rudolf Nováček, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Czech conductor, violinist and composer

Birth

1855

Emma Baumann, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, music pedagogue

Birth

1848

Johanna Wittmann, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, stage actor, opera singer

Death (age 37)

1833

Antoni Radziwiłł, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Polish and Prussian politician

Death (age 57)

1783

1770

Antonio Brizzi, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Italian singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth

250th anniversary    (2020)

1745

Georg Druschetzky, Anniversaries (April 7), Classical music history, Czech oboist, timpanist, and composer

Birth

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