Music anniversaries to be commemorated on December 28: 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 28: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For December 28, there are no less than 89 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Francesco Tamagno (170th anniversary, Birth), Alexei Lvov (150th anniversary, Death), Carl von Garaguly (120th anniversary, Birth), Alvin Singleton (80th anniversary, Birth), Neilson Taylor (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 December 28

 

December 28

2010

Neilson Taylor, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, English bass baritone, football player (1930-2010)

Death (age 80)

2006

Pilar Andrés de Pablo, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Spanish soprano, opera singer and voice teacher (1921-2006)

Death (age 85)

Kōmei Abe, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, neo-classical Japanese composer

Death (age 95)

2004

Noni Žunec, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, opera singer, concert singer

Death (age 83)

1982

Dona fils, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, French opera singer (1900-1982)

Death (age 82)

1973

1972

Nina Adlon, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Austrian opera singer

Birth (48th anniversary)

1966

Piotr <strong>Beczała</strong> Piotr Beczała, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Polish operatic tenor

Birth (54th anniversary)

Peter Roth-Ehrang, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, German opera singer and actor (1920-1966)

Death (age 46)

1965

Edita Randová, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Czech opera singer

Birth (55th anniversary)

1964

1963

Paul <strong>Hindemith</strong> Paul Hindemith, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, German-born American composer, violist, violinist, teacher and conductor

Death (age 68)

1962

Niel van der Watt, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, South African composer

Birth (58th anniversary)

1959

Randolph Peters, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Canadian composer

Birth (61th anniversary)

1956

Nigel <strong>Kennedy</strong> Nigel Kennedy, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, British-born violinist and violist

Birth (64th anniversary)

1953

Roberto <strong>Cacciapaglia</strong> Roberto Cacciapaglia, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Italian pianist and composer

Birth (67th anniversary)

1952

Gerd Kühr, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Austrian composer and conductor

Birth (68th anniversary)

1940

Alvin <strong>Singleton</strong> Alvin Singleton, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (80th anniversary)

1936

1930

Aschira, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, astrologer , opera singer and presenter Spanish who made a career in Argentina

Birth

1927

Oleg Karavaychuk, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Soviet composer and pianist (1927-2016)

Birth

1924

1918

Vasiliy Dulskiy, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Soviet conductor, hornist and composer

Birth

 

1910

Minna <strong>Wagner</strong> Minna Wagner, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, stage actor

Death (age 70)

1896

Roger <strong>Sessions</strong> Roger Sessions, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, American composer, critic, and teacher of music (1896-1985)

Birth

1870

Alexei <strong>Lvov</strong> Alexei Lvov, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Russian composer

Death (age 72)

150th anniversary    (2020)

Matja von Niessen-Stone, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, American singer and opera singer

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

1847

George Dima, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Romanian composer and director of church music

Birth

1736

Antonio <strong>Caldara</strong> Antonio Caldara, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Italian cellist and composer

Death (age 66)

1731

Christian Cannabich, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, German violinist, composer, and Kapellmeister

Birth

1694

Ceslav Vanura, Anniversaries (December 28), Classical music history, Czech composer, organist and religious (1694-1736)

Birth

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