Music anniversaries to be commemorated on February 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.

February 27: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For February 27, there are no less than 97 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Josef Navrátil – Ratili (180th anniversary, Birth), Alfred Muzzarelli (130th anniversary, Birth), Vilma Bukovec (100th anniversary, Birth), Patricia Petibon (50th anniversary, Birth), Anna Fedorova (30th 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 February 27

 

February 27

1995

Ann Ayars, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, actor; The Youngest Profession

Death (age 76)

1990

Anna <strong>Fedorova</strong> Anna Fedorova, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Ukrainian classical music pianist

Birth (30th anniversary)

1982

Alexey Ivanov, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1904-1982)

Death (age 77)

1979

1970

Patricia <strong>Petibon</strong> Patricia Petibon, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, singer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1969

1968

Ludvík Podéšť, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Czech composer, conductor, music journalist, and editor

Death (age 46)

1962

1959

1958

Rockland Osgood, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, American lyric tenor

Birth (62th anniversary)

1954

Alan <strong>Oke</strong> Alan Oke, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, British opera singer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1947

Gidon <strong>Kremer</strong> Gidon Kremer, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Latvian violinist and conductor

Birth (73th anniversary)

1943

1940

1938

Anne Nyborg, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Norwegian opera singer

Birth (82th anniversary)

1929

Manuel Manrique de Lara y Berry, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Spanish musician and composer (1863-1929)

Death (age 65)

1920

Vilma Bukovec, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Slovenian opera singer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1896

1894

Dámaso Zabalza, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Spanish composer and pianist (1835-1894)

Death (age 58)

1852

Joseph Drechsler, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, Czech conductor, music educator, composer and organist

Death (age 69)

1848

Hubert <strong>Parry</strong> Hubert Parry, Anniversaries (February 27), Classical music history, English composer, teacher and historian of music (1848-1918)

Birth

1805

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