Music anniversaries to be commemorated on July 29: 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 29: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 29, there are no less than 82 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Herbert Kegel (100th anniversary, Birth), Alexander von Fielitz (90th anniversary, Death), Claudio Fabi (80th anniversary, Birth), Elżbieta Towarnicka (70th anniversary, Birth), John Barbirolli (50th 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 29

 

July 29

2013

Peter Minich, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Austrian singer and opera singer

Death (age 86)

2008

Eula <strong>Beal</strong> Eula Beal, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, American opera singer

Death (age 89)

1994

Mugi Wakui, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Japanese pianist

Birth (26th anniversary)

1993

1992

Gerhart Hetzel, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, * 24.4.1940 Neu-Werbaß (Novi Vrbas/YU), † 29.7.1992 Salzburg. Geiger.

Death (age 52)

1991

Anne Denholm, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Welsh harpist

Birth (29th anniversary)

1987

Alisa Kolosova, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Russian singer and opera singer

Birth (33th anniversary)

1981

1980

Jan Tausinger, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer and choirmaster

Death (age 58)

1979

Ture Ara, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Finnish singer and stage actor (1903–1979)

Death (age 76)

1977

Giorgio Berrugi, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (43th anniversary)

1976

1970

John <strong>Barbirolli</strong> John Barbirolli, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, British conductor and cellist

Death (age 70)

50th anniversary    (2020)

Jonel <strong>Perlea</strong> Jonel Perlea, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Romanian conductor

Death (age 69)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1966

František Schäfer, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and pianist

Death (age 61)

1963

Olga Borodina, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, mezzo-soprano

Birth (57th anniversary)

1962

Leonardo De de <strong>Lorenzo</strong> Leonardo De de Lorenzo, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Italian flautist and music educator

Death (age 86)

1961

Boris Sibor, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Soviet Russian violinist

Death (age 81)

1960

Nicolette Fraillon, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Australian conductor

Birth (60th anniversary)

1957

Alessandra Marc, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (63th anniversary)

Mária Temesi, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Hungarian opera singer (dramatic soprano) and university full professor

Birth (63th anniversary)

1956

1955

1952

Hal Robinson, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (68th anniversary)

1949

Larisa Marzoeva, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Soviet Russian singer and pedagogue

Birth (71th anniversary)

1946

Bohuslav Tvrdý, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Czech conductor and composer

Death (age 49)

David Geringas, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Lithuanian musician

Birth (74th anniversary)

1942

Bernd Weikl, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Austrian operatic baritone

Birth (78th anniversary)

1940

Claudio Fabi, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Italian composer

Birth (80th anniversary)

1938

Ivan Sancin, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, opera singer

Birth (82th anniversary)

1936

Frans Geysen, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Belgian composer

Birth (84th anniversary)

1930

Alexander von Fielitz, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, German conductor, composer and music educator

Death (age 69)

1929

1927

Carl Bay, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer (1927-2014)

Birth

1925

Mikis <strong>Theodorakis</strong> Mikis Theodorakis, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Greek recording artist; songwriter, politician

Birth (95th anniversary)

1920

Herbert Kegel, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, German conductor

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1911

Ján Cikker, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Czechoslovak music educator, composer and university educator

Birth

1899

Friedrich Ludwig Schmidt, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, singer, director and actor (1833-1899)

Death (age 65)

1880

1844

Franz Xaver Wolfgang <strong>Mozart</strong> Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Austrian composer and pianist, son of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Death (age 53)

1786

Franz <strong>Asplmayr</strong> Franz Asplmayr, Anniversaries (July 29), Classical music history, Austrian composer and violinist

Death (age 58)

1646

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