Music anniversaries to be commemorated on January 28: 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 28: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 28, there are no less than 102 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Giovanni Velluti (240th anniversary, Birth), Emmy Destinn (90th anniversary, Death), Franco Evangelisti (40th anniversary, Death), Patricia Leonard (10th anniversary, Death), Othmar Mága (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 January 28

 

January 28

2020

Othmar Mága, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, German conductor

Death (age 90)

0th anniversary    (2020)

2017

Andrzej Nikodemowicz, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Polish composer, pianist and music educator

Death (age 92)

2010

Patricia Leonard, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, English contralto and mezzo-soprano (1936-2010)

Death (age 73)

2006

1995

Ferruccio Tagliavini, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Italian opera singer (1913-1995)

Death (age 81)

1982

Ádám György, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Hungarian pianist

Birth (38th anniversary)

1979

Sergejs Jēgers, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Latvian opera singer and singer

Birth (41th anniversary)

Maite Maruri, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Spanish opera singer

Birth (41th anniversary)

1977

1971

1965

1963

Atilla Kiss B., Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Hungarian opera singer

Birth (57th anniversary)

1962

Noriko Ogawa, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Japanese classical pianist

Birth (58th anniversary)

1961

Theodor Bohumír Pařík, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Czech conductor, violinist and composer

Death (age 79)

1956

1955

Mark van Platen, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Dutch composer, conductor and pianist

Birth (65th anniversary)

1954

Cristian Caraman, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Romanian opera singer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1947

Reynaldo <strong>Hahn</strong> Reynaldo Hahn, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Venezuelan, naturalised French, composer, conductor, music critic, diarist, theatre director, and salon singer

Death (age 72)

1943

Malvina Major, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, New Zealand opera soprano

Birth (77th anniversary)

1941

1935

Mikhail <strong>Ippolitov-Ivanov</strong> Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Russian composer, conductor and teacher

Death (age 75)

Leonid Hrabovsky, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Ukrainian composer

Birth (85th anniversary)

1933

1930

Emmy <strong>Destinn</strong> Emmy Destinn, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Czech operatic soprano with a strong and soaring lyric-playwright voice

Death (age 51)

Luis de <strong>Pablo</strong> Luis de Pablo, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Spanish composer

Birth (90th anniversary)

1924

Maria Fołtyn, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Polish singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth

1919

Jenő Sztojanovits, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Hungarian composer, conductor and educationist (1864-1919)

Death (age 54)

1909

1903

1891

Karel Boleslav Jirák, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Czech conductor, music educator and composer

Birth

1887

1872

Károly Benza, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Hungarian actor, singer and director

Death (age 60)

1855

1845

Ioan <strong>Ivanovici</strong> Ioan Ivanovici, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Romanian military band leader and composer

Birth

1843

1834

Sabine <strong>Baring-Gould</strong> Sabine Baring-Gould, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, English hagiographer, antiquarian, novelist, eclectic scholar, folk song collector

Birth

1731

Bartolomeo <strong>Cristofori</strong> Bartolomeo Cristofori, Anniversaries (January 28), Classical music history, Italian maker of musical instruments

Death (age 75)

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