Music anniversaries to be commemorated on July 22: 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 22: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 22, there are no less than 77 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Josef Strauss (150th anniversary, Death), Maria Kuznetsova (140th anniversary, Birth), Caterina Canzi (130th 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 22

 

July 22

2008

Heinz Kruse, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 67)

2003

1999

Ladislav Slovák, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Slovak conductor (1919–1999)

Death (age 79)

Marianne Schech, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 85)

1989

1987

1983

Charity Sunshine Tillemann-Dick, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, American operatic soprano, composer and presenter

Birth

1982

Sydney Guillaume, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Haitian composer

Birth (38th anniversary)

1978

Daniel Johannsen, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Austrian opera singer and tenor

Birth (42th anniversary)

1976

Nadja Stefanoff, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (44th anniversary)

1974

Sacha Hatala, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, French singer

Birth (46th anniversary)

1973

Rufus <strong>Wainwright</strong> Rufus Wainwright, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, American-Canadian singer-songwriter and composer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1972

Pavel Bořkovec, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Czech music educator and composer

Death (age 78)

1971

1969

Leopold Magenti i Chelvi, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Spanish composer, musicologist and pianist (1896-1969)

Death (age 72)

1966

Jaroslav Kofroň, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Czech hornist, music educator, composer and choirmaster

Death (age 45)

1965

Lilli Paasikivi, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Finnish mezzo-soprano

Birth (55th anniversary)

1964

1962

1957

Irina Rubtsova, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Russian soprano singer

Birth (63th anniversary)

Andrey Boreyko, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Russian conductor

Birth (63th anniversary)

1952

Antonio Maria Valencia, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Colombian composer and pianist

Death (age 49)

1937

1932

Marie Delna, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, French opera singer and singer

Death (age 57)

1929

Heinrich Gärtner, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, stage actor

Death (age 68)

1928

George Dreyfus, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Australian bassoonist and composer

Birth (92th anniversary)

1915

 

1909

Licia Albanese, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Italian-born American operatic soprano

Birth

1906

Alajos Bogyó, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, opera singer (1834-1906)

Death (age 72)

1904

1890

Caterina Canzi, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Austrian-born soprano who sang leading roles in the opera houses of Europe, primarily in Italy and Germany

Death (age 85)

1877

Egor Egorovich Egorov, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Russian Soviet opera singer and professor

Birth

1870

Josef <strong>Strauss</strong> Josef Strauss, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Austrian composer

Death (age 42)

150th anniversary    (2020)

1868

Zikmund Kolešovský, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, Czech music reviewer, music educator, composer and organist

Death (age 51)

1845

François Foignet, Anniversaries (July 22), Classical music history, French composer (1782-1845)

Death (age 63)

1822

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