Music anniversaries to be commemorated on July 9: 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 9: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 9, there are no less than 68 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Nada Zrimšek-Slana (90th anniversary, Birth), Manfred Jung (80th anniversary, Birth), Neil Nongkynrih (50th anniversary, Birth), Hélène Boschi (30th anniversary, Death), Halina Słonicka (20th 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 9

 

July 9

2015

2000

Halina Słonicka, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Polish opera singer (1931-2000)

Death (age 69)

1991

Jan Mráček, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Czech violinist

Birth (29th anniversary)

1990

Hélène Boschi, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Swiss musician (1917-1990)

Death (age 72)

1977

1974

1973

Mika Pohjonen, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Finnish opera singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

Koermanbek Dzjandarbekov, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Soviet actor, singer and opera singer (1905-1973)

Death (age 68)

1972

1970

Neil Nongkynrih, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Indian musician

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1966

Zheng Cao, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Chinese American mezzo-soprano

Birth

1964

1963

John Mark <strong>Ainsley</strong> John Mark Ainsley, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, English lyric tenor

Birth (57th anniversary)

1956

1947

Anatoly <strong>Kotcherga</strong> Anatoly Kotcherga, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Ukrainian opera singer

Birth (73th anniversary)

1944

Marie Joseph Erb, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, French organist and composer

Death (age 85)

1941

Timothy Nolen, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (79th anniversary)

1940

Manfred Jung, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, German singer and operatic tenor

Birth

1938

Giorgio Lamberti, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Italian singer and opera singer

Birth (82th anniversary)

Daiva Mongirdaitė, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Lithuanian opera singer

Birth (82th anniversary)

1936

David <strong>Zinman</strong> David Zinman, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, American conductor and violinist

Birth (84th anniversary)

1934

Otakar Zich, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Czech composer and aesthetician

Death (age 55)

1915

David <strong>Diamond</strong> David Diamond, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, American classical composer (1915-2005)

Birth

1895

Friedrich Lux, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, German conductor, composer, and organist

Death (age 74)

1894

Juventino Rosas <strong>Cadenas</strong> Juventino Rosas Cadenas, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Mexican composer, violinist and band leader

Death (age 26)

1879

Ottorino <strong>Respighi</strong> Ottorino Respighi, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, Italian composer, musicologist and conductor

Birth

1863

1842

1828

Kathinka Buchwieser, Anniversaries (July 9), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 39)

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