Music anniversaries to be commemorated on December 9: 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 9: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For December 9, there are no less than 67 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Baldassare Ferri (410th anniversary, Birth), Gottlieb Muffat (250th anniversary, Death), Emma Abbott (170th anniversary, Birth), Georg Hann (70th anniversary, Death), Boris Tishchenko (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 9

 

December 9

2012

Charles <strong>Rosen</strong> Charles Rosen, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, American pianist and writer on music

Death (age 85)

2005

1993

1978

1974

Ludwig Weber, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Austrian bass opera singer

Death (age 75)

Claude Chalhoub, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Lebanese musician

Birth (46th anniversary)

1973

Bárbara Padilla, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1970

Hilma Barcklind, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Swedish actress

Death (age 87)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1969

1968

1966

Yuri <strong>Shaporin</strong> Yuri Shaporin, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Soviet composer and conductor

Death (age 79)

1964

Václav Marel, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Czech composer and choirmaster

Death (age 60)

1962

Edmond Chabot, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, French organist and composer

Death (age 87)

1950

1948

Joe Fallisi, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Italian opera singer, actor and journalist

Birth (72th anniversary)

1934

Anton Djakov, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Swiss singer and opera singer (1934-2016)

Birth

1933

Gilbert Py, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, French singer

Birth (87th anniversary)

1929

Nikolay Golyshev, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, opera singer, professor, department of Solo Singing, Ural State Conservatory

Birth (91th anniversary)

1925

Eugène <strong>Gigout</strong> Eugène Gigout, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, French organist and a composer

Death (age 81)

1879

1850

Emma Abbott, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, American operatic soprano (1850-1891)

Birth

1847

George <strong>Grossmith</strong> George Grossmith, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, English comedian, writer, composer, actor, and singer

Birth

1770

Gottlieb Muffat, Anniversaries (December 9), Classical music history, Austrian composer and organist

Death (age 80)

250th anniversary    (2020)

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