Music anniversaries to be commemorated on February 10: 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.

February 10: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For February 10, there are no less than 78 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Cornelius Gurlitt (200th anniversary, Birth), Alessandro Bonci (150th anniversary, Birth), Gianna Pederzini (120th anniversary, Birth), Maria Cebotari (110th anniversary, Birth), Armen Tigranian (70th 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 February 10

 

February 10

2009

2008

2001

1989

Yekwon Sunwoo, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, South Korean classical pianist

Birth (31th anniversary)

1987

Yuja <strong>Wang</strong> Yuja Wang, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Chinese pianist

Birth (33th anniversary)

1983

1980

1977

1976

1970

Axel Kober, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, German music director and conductor

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

Sandro Ivo Bartoli, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Concert pianist

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1950

Armen Tigranian, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Armenian composer and conductor

Death (age 70)

1949

Carola Nossek, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, German singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth (71th anniversary)

Anita Garanča, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Latvian singer and educationist (1949-2015)

Birth

1944

Alfred <strong>Bachelet</strong> Alfred Bachelet, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, French conductor and composer

Death (age 79)

1942

Bohumil Benoni, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Bohumil Benoni (1862-1942), Czech opera singer

Death (age 79)

1939

Regine Klein, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, stage actor, singer, opera singer

Death (age 83)

1919

Marie Bossenberger, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, German opera singer and music educator (1872-1919)

Death (age 46)

1908

1902

Josef Bartoš, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and choirmaster (1902–1966)

Birth

1901

Jaroslav Očenášek, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Czech composer, choirmaster and organist

Birth

1881

Adrien <strong>Talexy</strong> Adrien Talexy, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, composer, musicologist, pianist

Death (age 61)

1870

Alessandro Bonci, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

1840

Joseph Schütz, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, German actor, singer, librettist and theater director

Death (age 49)

 

1820

Cornelius Gurlitt, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, German composer

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1813

Agnese Schebest, Anniversaries (February 10), Classical music history, Austrian singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth

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