Music anniversaries to be commemorated on January 25: 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 25: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 25, there are no less than 84 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Geminiano Giacomelli (280th anniversary, Death), Johann Gottfried Vierling (270th anniversary, Birth), Giusto Fernando Tenducci (230th anniversary, Death), Rutland Boughton (60th anniversary, Death), Orlando Cole (10th 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 25

 

January 25

2019

2012

Paavo Berglund, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Finnish conductor and violinist

Death (age 82)

2009

1993

1987

Emil Hlobil, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Czech music educator and composer

Death (age 85)

1984

Walt Ribeiro, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (36th anniversary)

1980

Yuka Ōta, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Japanese pianist

Birth (40th anniversary)

1979

1978

Agata Zubel, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Composer and singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1977

1972

1967

1965

1960

Rinaldo <strong>Alessandrini</strong> Rinaldo Alessandrini, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Conductor and virtuoso on Baroque keyboards

Birth (60th anniversary)

Rutland <strong>Boughton</strong> Rutland Boughton, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, English composer of opera and choral music

Death (age 82)

1956

1954

Yvonne de Tréville, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, American coloratura soprano singer

Death (age 72)

Jan Sandström, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Swedish composer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1948

1933

Don Kay, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Tasmanian Composer

Birth (87th anniversary)

1928

Elizabeth Kingdon, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (92th anniversary)

1925

1911

František Jílek, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer and organist

Death (age 45)

1906

Rosa von Milde, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 78)

1905

1896

Darya Leonova, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Russian opera singer and music educator (1829-1896)

Death (age 66)

1889

Ksenia Derzhinskaya, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1889-1951)

Birth

1884

1875

Leopold Jansa, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Czech violinist, music educator and composer

Death (age 79)

1868

Juventino Rosas <strong>Cadenas</strong> Juventino Rosas Cadenas, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Mexican composer, violinist and band leader

Birth

1851

Jan Blockx, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Belgian composer, pianist and teacher

Birth

1849

 

1790

Giusto Fernando Tenducci, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Italian castrato opera singer and compose in Britain

Death (age 60)

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