Music anniversaries to be commemorated on February 6: 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 6: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For February 6, there are no less than 74 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Riza Eibenschütz (150th anniversary, Birth), Sebastiano Ronconi (120th anniversary, Death), Prudencija Navickaitė (100th anniversary, Birth), John Dankworth (10th anniversary, Death), Nello Santi (0th 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 6

 

February 6

2020

Nello Santi, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Italian conductor

Death (age 88)

0th anniversary    (2020)

2014

Stane Koritnik, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Slovene baritone, born 1937 in Lozice, Slovenia and died 6 February 2014 in Šempeter pri Gorici, Slovenia.

Death (age 76)

2011

Per Grundén, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Swedish singer (1922-2011)

Death (age 88)

1994

Ignace Strasfogel, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Polish composer, pianist, and conductor

Death (age 84)

1987

J'Nai <strong>Bridges</strong> J'Nai Bridges, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, American mezzo-soprano singer

Birth (33th anniversary)

1986

Mahieddine Bachtarzi, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Algerian opera singer, actor, writer and director

Death (age 88)

1982

Roman Patkoló, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Slovak virtuoso double bass player

Birth (38th anniversary)

Thiago Arancam, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Brazilian opera singer

Birth (38th anniversary)

1978

Gaston Rivero, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1977

Cristina Damian, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Romanian singer and opera singer

Birth (43th anniversary)

1957

1952

Param Vir, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Indian composer

Birth (68th anniversary)

1949

Sirje Puura, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Estonian opera singer

Birth (71th anniversary)

1943

Csaba Ötvös, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Hungarian opera singer

Birth (77th anniversary)

1942

1940

1939

Jan Sødal, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (81th anniversary)

1928

Ondřej Kadlec, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Czech violinist, music educator and composer

Death (age 68)

1925

Karel Emanuel Macan, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Czech Esperantist and composer

Death (age 66)

1920

Prudencija Navickaitė, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Lithuanian opera singer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1914

Thurl Ravenscroft, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, American voice actor, bass singer (1914-2005)

Birth

1902

1900

Sebastiano Ronconi, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Italian singer and opera singer

Death (age 86)

1870

Riza Eibenschütz, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Austrian opera singer

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

 

1818

Henry <strong>Litolff</strong> Henry Litolff, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, Piano virtuoso, composer and music publisher

Birth

1815

Martin Härtinger, Anniversaries (February 6), Classical music history, German singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth

1722

1497

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