Music anniversaries to be commemorated on January 30: 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 30: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 30, there are no less than 78 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: František Xaver Partsch (260th anniversary, Birth), Joel Mossberg (150th anniversary, Birth), Helmut Pampuch (80th anniversary, Birth), Sylvie Gazeau (70th anniversary, Birth), Gerald Finley (60th 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 30

 

January 30

2020

Glenys Linos, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Death (age 78)

0th anniversary    (2020)

2011

John <strong>Barry</strong> John Barry, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, English film score composer

Death (age 77)

2006

Krzysztof Drzewiecki, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, singer, musician, opera singer

Death (age 33)

2005

Artyk Myrzabaev, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1930-2005)

Death (age 74)

2003

Mary Ellis, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, American opera singer (1897-2003)

Death (age 105)

1998

1984

Josef Kuhn, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Czech composer and organist

Death (age 72)

1983

Sayaka <strong>Shoji</strong> Sayaka Shoji, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Japanese musician

Birth (37th anniversary)

1978

1976

Daniel Okulitch, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Canadian opera bass-baritone

Birth (44th anniversary)

1974

John Zwetsloot, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Swedish guitarist

Birth (46th anniversary)

1972

Karel Boleslav Jirák, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Czech conductor, music educator and composer

Death (age 81)

1970

Toni Weiler, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, opera singer

Death (age 75)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1963

1960

Gerald <strong>Finley</strong> Gerald Finley, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Canadian baritone

Birth (60th anniversary)

1958

Erling Wold, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (62th anniversary)

1954

Jochen Kowalski, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1951

Väino Puura, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Estonian opera singer

Birth (69th anniversary)

Mara Zampieri, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Italian Opera singer

Birth (69th anniversary)

1950

Sylvie Gazeau, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, French violinist

Birth (70th anniversary)

Donato Renzetti, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Italian conductor

Birth (70th anniversary)

1943

1938

Ernesto Veronelli, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (82th anniversary)

1935

Wolfgang Boettcher, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, German editor, musician and music educator

Birth (85th anniversary)

1919

1918

1912

1895

1888

Hélène Jourdan-Morhange, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, violinist, scenographer, costume designer, music critic

Birth

1870

Joel Mossberg, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, Swedish-American singer

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

1862

Walter <strong>Damrosch</strong> Walter Damrosch, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, German American conductor and composer

Birth

1766

1697

Johann Joachim <strong>Quantz</strong> Johann Joachim Quantz, Anniversaries (January 30), Classical music history, German flutist, flute maker and composer

Birth

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