Music anniversaries to be commemorated on July 27: 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 27: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 27, there are no less than 72 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Agrafena Musina-Pushkina (280th anniversary, Birth), Sophie Wolf (140th anniversary, Birth), Hans Clemens (130th anniversary, Birth), Hans Haug (120th anniversary, Birth), Péter Kelen (70th 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 July 27

 

July 27

2016

Einojuhani <strong>Rautavaara</strong> Einojuhani Rautavaara, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Finnish composer (1928–2016)

Death (age 87)

2015

Ivan Moravec, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Czech music educator and pianist

Death (age 84)

2005

2002

Mariana Paunova, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, pianist

Death (age 51)

1995

Miklós <strong>Rózsa</strong> Miklós Rózsa, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Hungarian-American composer

Death (age 88)

1986

Hovhannes Nersesyan, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Armenian opera singer

Birth (34th anniversary)

1978

Willem van Otterloo, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Dutch conductor and composer

Death (age 70)

Akiko Ono, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Japanese music educator

Birth (42th anniversary)

1977

Albert Garzia, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Maltese composer

Birth (43th anniversary)

1975

Kinga Dobay, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (45th anniversary)

1973

Kenji <strong>Bunch</strong> Kenji Bunch, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, American violinist

Birth (47th anniversary)

1971

Bernhard <strong>Paumgartner</strong> Bernhard Paumgartner, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Austrian composer and conductor

Death (age 83)

Tanja Donath, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (49th anniversary)

1963

Renato Palumbo, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Italian conductor

Birth (57th anniversary)

1962

František Korte, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Czech composer and choirmaster

Death (age 67)

1952

Carol Vaness, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, American lyric soprano

Birth (68th anniversary)

Nino Rossi, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Italian pianist, composer and music educator (1895-1952)

Death (age 56)

1950

1947

Sandra Browne, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Trinidadian opera singer

Birth (73th anniversary)

1946

Mayumi Fujikawa, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Japanese violinist

Birth (74th anniversary)

1932

Joan Carroll, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, American coloratura soprano

Birth (88th anniversary)

1924

Ferruccio <strong>Busoni</strong> Ferruccio Busoni, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Italian composer, pianist, conductor, editor, writer, and piano teacher

Death (age 58)

1912

1908

1907

1884

Kathleen Howard, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Opera singer, actress, magazine editor

Birth

1880

Sophie Wolf, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer (1880-1938)

Birth

1877

Ernő von <strong>Dohnányi</strong> Ernő von Dohnányi, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Hungarian conductor, composer, and pianist

Birth

1866

1789

William Savage, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, English composer, organist, and singer

Death (age 69)

1781

Mauro <strong>Giuliani</strong> Mauro Giuliani, Anniversaries (July 27), Classical music history, Italian guitarist, cellist, singer, and composer

Birth

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