Music anniversaries to be commemorated on July 21: 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 21: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 21, there are no less than 72 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Isaac Stern (100th anniversary, Birth), Ezequiel Viñao (60th anniversary, Birth), Vilém Přibyl (30th anniversary, Death), Iain Hamilton (20th anniversary, Death), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (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 July 21

 

July 21

2015

2011

2008

2006

Georges Rabol, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, French pianist (1938-2006)

Death (age 68)

2005

Tamara Lund, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Finnish actor, singer and opera singer

Death (age 64)

2004

1985

Leonora Tanashyan, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, opera singer, soprano

Birth (35th anniversary)

1981

Hiroaki Yura, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Japanese violinist

Birth (39th anniversary)

1980

1978

Elena <strong>Maximova</strong> Elena Maximova, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Russian opera singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1973

Judicaël Perroy, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, musician and professor

Birth (47th anniversary)

1969

Johan <strong>Reuter</strong> Johan Reuter, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Danish singer

Birth (51th anniversary)

1967

Kryštof Marek, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer, pianist and lyricist

Birth (53th anniversary)

1966

Sofya Preobrazhenskaya, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Soviet singer, opera singer and music educator (1904-1966)

Death (age 61)

1962

Martha Blech-Frank, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, German opera singer (1871-1962)

Death (age 90)

1960

Ezequiel Viñao, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Argentine composer

Birth (60th anniversary)

1955

Jukka Linkola, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Finnish jazz pianist, conductor and composer

Birth (65th anniversary)

1954

Gaetane Prouvost, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, French violinist

Birth (66th anniversary)

1949

Albert Høeberg, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Danish singer and opera singer

Death (age 70)

Poul Elming, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Danish opera singer

Birth (71th anniversary)

1946

1943

1938

Anton Kuerti, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Canadian pianist and composer

Birth (82th anniversary)

1937

Leoš Faltus, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Czech music educator and composer

Birth (83th anniversary)

1931

Herman <strong>Bemberg</strong> Herman Bemberg, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, French-Argentine composer

Death (age 72)

1928

Max Pinchard, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, French conductor and musicologist

Birth

1924

Anny Felbermayer, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, soprano, opera singer and concert singer

Birth

1920

Isaac <strong>Stern</strong> Isaac Stern, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, American musician

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

Manuel Valls i Gorina, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Spanish composer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1899

1891

Franco <strong>Faccio</strong> Franco Faccio, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, Italian composer and conductor

Death (age 51)

1889

Steuart Wilson, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, English operatic tenor (1889-1966)

Birth

1885

1879

Waldemar Staegemann, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, German actor, voice actor, singer and opera singer

Birth

1854

Paul Khokhlov, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, politician

Birth

1833

Karl Trapp, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth

1789

Joseph Maria Wolfram, Anniversaries (July 21), Classical music history, German-Czech politician and amateur composer (1789-1839)

Birth

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