Music anniversaries to be commemorated on January 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.

January 10: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 10, there are no less than 85 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg (260th anniversary, Birth), Francesco Antonio Vallotti (240th anniversary, Death), Johan Wikmanson (220th anniversary, Death), Jean Martinon (110th anniversary, Birth), Donnie Ray Albert (70th 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 January 10

 

January 10

2019

Theo Adam, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, German bass-baritone opera singer

Death (age 92)

2015

David Josefowitz, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, British conductor and violinist (1918-2015)

Death (age 96)

Keriman Davran, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Turkish opera singer (soprano)

Death (age 78)

1995

Roy Ashton, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Australian tenor and make-up artist

Death (age 85)

1990

Liesel von Schuch, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 98)

1983

Mari <strong>Eriksmoen</strong> Mari Eriksmoen, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Norwegian singer and opera singer

Birth (37th anniversary)

1978

Sagi Hartov, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Israeli musician, chelist

Birth (42th anniversary)

1972

Tomasz <strong>Konieczny</strong> Tomasz Konieczny, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Polish Bas/Basbariton and actor

Birth (48th anniversary)

1968

1967

Vilém Petrželka, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Czech conductor, music educator and composer

Death (age 77)

1966

1954

Kimera, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, South Korean singer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1953

1951

Rockwell Blake, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (69th anniversary)

Athos Palma, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Argentinian composer, musicologist and music educator

Death (age 59)

1950

Petr Skusnichenko, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, opera singer and teacher

Birth (70th anniversary)

1948

Mischa <strong>Maisky</strong> Mischa Maisky, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Latvian-Israeli cellist

Birth (72th anniversary)

1947

James <strong>Morris</strong> James Morris, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (73th anniversary)

1941

Frank <strong>Bridge</strong> Frank Bridge, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, English composer and violist

Death (age 61)

1934

Vincenzo Ferroni, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Italian composer and music educator

Death (age 75)

1929

Vladimir Minin, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Russian conductor

Birth (91th anniversary)

1922

Ester Mägi, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Estonian composer

Birth (98th anniversary)

1921

Pilar Andrés de Pablo, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Spanish soprano, opera singer and voice teacher (1921-2006)

Birth

1920

Baygali Dosimzjanovitsj Dosimzjanov, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1920-1998)

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1918

1906

Otto Schelper, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 61)

1895

Benjamin <strong>Godard</strong> Benjamin Godard, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, French violinist and composer

Death (age 45)

1889

Martin Andreas <strong>Udbye</strong> Martin Andreas Udbye, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Norwegian composer and organist

Death (age 68)

1870

Johann Christoph Grünbaum, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, translator, music pedagogue, opera singer

Death (age 84)

150th anniversary    (2020)

1859

1783

Tadeáš Amadé, Anniversaries (January 10), Classical music history, Slovak pianist, composer and noble (1783-1845)

Birth

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