Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 11: 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.

June 11: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 11, there are no less than 82 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Giovanni Antonio Giay (330th anniversary, Birth), Luigi Gatti (280th anniversary, Birth), Margarethe Danzi (220th anniversary, Death), Ferdinand Rebay (140th anniversary, Birth), Carmine Coppola (110th 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 June 11

 

June 11

2016

2010

Yevgeny Raikov, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Russian actor, singer and opera singer

Death (age 73)

1991

1978

Peter Dijkstra, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Dutch conductor

Birth (42th anniversary)

1968

Camilla <strong>Nylund</strong> Camilla Nylund, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Finnish singer and opera singer

Birth (52th anniversary)

1966

1963

Ivo Antognini, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, composer, music arranger, instrumentalist, producer, Author of the accompanying notes

Birth (57th anniversary)

1962

Ernesto Martínez Izquierdo, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Spanish-Catalan conductor and composer

Birth (58th anniversary)

1961

Igor Borko, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Ukrainian opera singer

Birth (59th anniversary)

1959

1958

Marianne Hirsti, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (62th anniversary)

1956

1955

Marcel <strong>Samuel-Rousseau</strong> Marcel Samuel-Rousseau, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, French composer, organist and opera director

Death (age 72)

1950

1949

Anna Dočkalová, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, choir director, opera singer

Death (age 61)

Franz Egenieff, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, German opera singer and actor

Death (age 75)

1942

Geoffrey Toye, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, English conductor, composer and opera producer.

Death (age 53)

Nunzio Todisco, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (78th anniversary)

1934

Alis Manukyan, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Turkish opera singer

Birth (86th anniversary)

Agustin Anievas, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (86th anniversary)

1931

Audrey Schuh, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Operatic soprano

Birth (89th anniversary)

1926

Carlisle Floyd, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (94th anniversary)

1913

Risë Stevens, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, American opera singer, vocalist and actress

Birth

1906

Oscar Fiedler, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, stage actor, opera singer

Death (age 58)

1904

Emil František <strong>Burian</strong> Emil František Burian, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Czech poet, journalist, singer, actor, musician, composer, playwright adviser, playwright and director communist

Birth

1900

Rita Georg, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth

1880

Ferdinand Rebay, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Classical music Austrian composer, musician

Birth

1847

Heinrich <strong>Baermann</strong> Heinrich Baermann, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, German clarinet virtuoso and composer

Death (age 63)

1824

Ferdinand Heller, Anniversaries (June 11), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and choirmaster

Birth

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