Music anniversaries to be commemorated on December 27: 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.

December 27: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For December 27, there are no less than 83 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Luis Venegas de Henestrosa (450th anniversary, Death), John Goss (220th anniversary, Birth), Alessandro Nini (140th anniversary, Death), Lamara Chkonia (90th anniversary, Birth), Abulfat Aliev (30th 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 December 27

 

December 27

2013

Roza Jamanova, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1928-2013)

Death (age 85)

2009

Isaac Schwartz, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Soviet and Russian composer

Death (age 86)

2005

Arthur Cosenza, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Stage director of opera snd impresario

Death (age 81)

1990

Abulfat Aliev, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Azerbaijani opera and mugham singer

Death (age 63)

1989

Yelizaveta Chavdar, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Soviet singer, opera singer and music educator (1925-1989)

Death (age 64)

1988

Anna Maria Sarra, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (32th anniversary)

1986

Lars-Erik Larsson, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Swedish composer and conductor

Death (age 78)

1984

Lori Lewis, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, American singer

Birth (36th anniversary)

1983

Giacomo Scinardo, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Italian classical pianist

Birth (37th anniversary)

1981

Hoagy <strong>Carmichael</strong> Hoagy Carmichael, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, American composer, pianist, singer, actor and bandleader

Death (age 82)

1980

Caroline Hurtut, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, writer, opera singer

Birth (40th anniversary)

1979

1973

1964

Andrea Bönig, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (56th anniversary)

1963

Darina Takova, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Bulgarian opera singer

Birth (57th anniversary)

1961

Kirk Redmann, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (59th anniversary)

1959

1956

Giulio Granati, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, composer, music arranger, producer, instrumentalist, singer

Birth (64th anniversary)

1949

Isola Jones, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Mezzo-soprano opera singer

Birth (71th anniversary)

1947

Janet Perry, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Operatic soprano

Birth (73th anniversary)

1944

Amy <strong>Beach</strong> Amy Beach, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, American composer and pianist

Death (age 77)

1940

1931

Walter Courvoisier, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Swiss composer and music educator (1875-1931)

Death (age 56)

1929

Tommy Rall, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (91th anniversary)

1919

Achilles Alferaki, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Russian composer and statesman of Greek descent (1846-1919)

Death (age 73)

1906

Oscar Levant, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, American comedian, composer, pianist and actor (1906-1972)

Birth

1903

Adolf Čech, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Czech conductor who premiered many of Dvořák pieces.

Death (age 62)

1897

Augusta Oltrabella, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, b. 1897-12-27 d. 1981-06-04 Fach: ["Spinto"]

Birth

1872

1867

1858

1850

Ferenc Gassi, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Hungarian opera singer, composer and consultant (1850-1896)

Birth

 

1820

Ignaz Reimann, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, German composer

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1570

Luis Venegas de Henestrosa, Anniversaries (December 27), Classical music history, Spanish composer

Death (age 60)

450th anniversary    (2020)

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