Music anniversaries to be commemorated on January 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.

January 27: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 27, there are no less than 86 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Giuseppe Siboni (240th anniversary, Birth), Carlotta Ferrari (190th anniversary, Birth), Helmut Zacharias (100th anniversary, Birth), Emmanuel Pahud (50th anniversary, Birth), Friedrich Gulda (20th 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 27

 

January 27

2006

Jan Frank Fischer, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Czech composer and translator

Death (age 84)

2003

Bella Kalyada, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer (1928-2003)

Death (age 74)

2002

2000

Friedrich <strong>Gulda</strong> Friedrich Gulda, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Austrian pianist and composer

Death (age 69)

1998

Naan Põld, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Estonian tenor and teacher

Death (age 76)

1979

Mihály Erdélyi, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Hungarian composer, lyricist, actor, and producer

Death (age 83)

1976

James <strong>Ehnes</strong> James Ehnes, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Canadian concert violinist

Birth (44th anniversary)

1975

1972

1971

Odd Wolstad, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, singer, actor, opera singer

Death (age 46)

1970

Emmanuel <strong>Pahud</strong> Emmanuel Pahud, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Swiss flautist

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1968

Éric Tanguy, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, French composer

Birth (52th anniversary)

1965

Fan Lei, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Chinese musician

Birth (55th anniversary)

1962

Mati Kõrts, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Estonian opera singer

Birth (58th anniversary)

Roberto Paci Dalò, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Italian musician, artist and film director

Birth (58th anniversary)

1958

1956

Harald Heide, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Norwegian conductor, musician and composer

Death (age 79)

1953

1944

Jean Ferrard, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Belgian organist and musicologist

Birth (76th anniversary)

1941

Louis <strong>Bleuzet</strong> Louis Bleuzet, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, French oboist and music educator

Death (age 66)

1937

1928

Jean-Michel Damase, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, French pianist, conductor and composer

Birth

1920

Helmut Zacharias, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, German violinist

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

Vicente Bianchi Alarcón, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Chilean pianist, composer and chef

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1918

Skitch Henderson, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, American pianist, bandleader, and composer

Birth

1907

1898

Leonardo Aramesco, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, tenor, voice teacher, opera singer, operetta singer

Birth

1890

Hans Duhan, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Austrian singer, director, conductor and musician

Birth

1887

František Gregora, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, Czech composer, contrabassist and choirmaster

Death (age 68)

1885

Jerome <strong>Kern</strong> Jerome Kern, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, American composer of musical theater and popular music

Birth

1797

Narcisse Girard, Anniversaries (January 27), Classical music history, French violinist, conductor and composer

Birth

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