Music anniversaries to be commemorated on January 13: 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 13: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 13, there are no less than 77 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel (330th anniversary, Birth), Yasuji Kiyose (120th anniversary, Birth), Olivier Greif (70th anniversary, Birth), Pavel Berman (50th anniversary, Birth), Andre Kostelanetz (40th 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 January 13

 

January 13

2003

Rafael Ibarbia, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, conductor, composer, pianist

Death (age 72)

1995

1986

Yulia MacLean, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, New Zealand singer

Birth (34th anniversary)

1984

1982

1975

Tuva Semmingsen, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Norwegian opera singer

Birth (45th anniversary)

Oleg Didenko, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Russian singer and opera singer

Birth (45th anniversary)

1973

Juan Diego <strong>Flórez</strong> Juan Diego Flórez, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Peruvian opera singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1971

1970

Pavel Berman, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, violinist and conductor of Russian origin, laureate of international competitions

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1968

Warren Coleman, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, American operatic baritone

Death (age 67)

1965

Leo Funtek, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Slovenian-born violinist, conductor, arranger and professor

Death (age 79)

Rossen Milanov, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Bulgarian conductor

Birth (55th anniversary)

1961

Wayne <strong>Marshall</strong> Wayne Marshall, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, British pianist, organist and conductor

Birth (59th anniversary)

1954

Bruno Coulais, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, French composer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1953

Takashi Shimizu, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Japanese violinist

Birth (67th anniversary)

1952

1945

Christopher Bowers-Broadbent, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, English organist, composer and conductor

Birth (75th anniversary)

Alfred Kase, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, German author, opera singer and writer (1877-1945)

Death (age 67)

1938

Paavo Heininen, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Finnish composer and pianist

Birth (82th anniversary)

1936

Renato Bruson, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (84th anniversary)

1927

Luigj Gurakuqi, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, director, opera singer, translator, film director

Birth

1915

 

1907

Pavol Tonkovič, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, composer, folklorist, music pedagogue, conductor

Birth

1901

François Servais, Anniversaries (January 13), Classical music history, Belgian composer and conductor (1846-1901)

Death (age 54)

1768

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