Music anniversaries to be commemorated on July 15: 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.

July 15: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 15, there are no less than 79 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Jean-Baptiste Rey (210th anniversary, Death), Ronald Binge (110th anniversary, Birth), Leopold von Auer (90th anniversary, Death), Lawrence Tibbett (60th anniversary, Death), Oleg Kagan (30th 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 July 15

 

July 15

2019

Vincent Pavesi, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, singer, performing artist, opera singer

Death (age 49)

2013

2011

Cornell MacNeil, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, American opera singer (1922-2011)

Death (age 88)

2010

2009

2000

1995

Antonín Ulrich, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Czech violinist, music educator and composer

Death (age 79)

1984

Joachim Sattler, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 84)

1983

1982

1981

Lise Granden Berg, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Norwegian singer

Birth (39th anniversary)

Daniel Wnukowski, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Canadian pianist

Birth (39th anniversary)

Gustav Vránek, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Czech violinist and composer

Death (age 74)

1980

Henri Martelli, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, French composer and choreographer

Death (age 85)

1973

Jérémie <strong>Rhorer</strong> Jérémie Rhorer, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, musician and conductor

Birth (47th anniversary)

1966

Cornelia Horak, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Austrian singer

Birth (54th anniversary)

1960

Lawrence Tibbett, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, American opera singer (1896-1960)

Death (age 63)

1956

Gérard Lesne, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, French opera singer

Birth (64th anniversary)

1953

Richard Margison, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Canadian opera singer

Birth (67th anniversary)

1952

Ferdinand Greinecker, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Czech composer and choirmaster

Death (age 59)

1945

1944

Klaas de Vries, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Dutch composer

Birth (76th anniversary)

1943

Maria Pellegrini, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (77th anniversary)

1934

1933

Julian <strong>Bream</strong> Julian Bream, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, English classical guitarist and lutenist

Birth

1930

Leopold von <strong>Auer</strong> Leopold von Auer, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Hungarian violinist, conductor and composer

Death (age 85)

1928

1915

František Vitásek, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Czech composer and roman catholic priest

Birth

1903

1902

Antony Choudens, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, French composer (1849-1902)

Death (age 53)

1894

Amanda <strong>Röntgen-Maier</strong> Amanda Röntgen-Maier, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Swedish violinist and composer

Death (age 41)

1875

Agnes Hermann, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, German musician, singer and music educator

Birth

1870

Oreste Luppi, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Italian bass and opera singer

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

1857

1826

1810

Jean-Baptiste Rey, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, French composer and conductor

Death (age 75)

1798

Gaetano <strong>Pugnani</strong> Gaetano Pugnani, Anniversaries (July 15), Classical music history, Italian violinist and composer

Death (age 66)

1782

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