Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 13: 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 13: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 13, there are no less than 87 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Agga Frich (140th anniversary, Birth), Evelyn Gardiner (50th anniversary, Death), Deividas Norvilas (40th 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 13

 

June 13

2016

Oleg Karavaychuk, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Soviet composer and pianist (1927-2016)

Death (age 88)

2015

Torgils Moe, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Norwegian actor and musician

Death (age 86)

2014

Sara Widén, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Swedish singer and opera singer

Death (age 33)

2007

Oskar Morawetz, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Czech-Canadian music educator and composer

Death (age 90)

2005

David <strong>Diamond</strong> David Diamond, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, American classical composer (1915-2005)

Death (age 89)

2002

1991

Alexey Stadler, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Russian musician

Birth (29th anniversary)

1989

1984

Anat Czarny, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, opera singer

Birth (36th anniversary)

1982

Sergey Borisovitsj Sorokin, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Russian singer and opera singer

Birth (38th anniversary)

1980

1978

Steven Fox, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, American conductor of classical music

Birth (42th anniversary)

1976

Géza <strong>Anda</strong> Géza Anda, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Swiss pianist and conductor of Hungarian birth

Death (age 54)

1974

1973

František Suchý Pražský, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer, choirmaster and collector of regional songs

Death (age 82)

1972

Kristjan <strong>Järvi</strong> Kristjan Järvi, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Estonian conductor

Birth (48th anniversary)

1971

1970

Evelyn Gardiner, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, English opera singer

Death (age 76)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1965

1963

Sarah <strong>Connolly</strong> Sarah Connolly, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, English mezzo-soprano

Birth (57th anniversary)

1962

Eugene Aynsley <strong>Goossens</strong> Eugene Aynsley Goossens, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, English conductor and composer

Death (age 69)

1951

1949

1947

Ketil Haugsand, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Norwegian musician

Birth (73th anniversary)

1938

Gwynne Howell, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Welsh Opera singer

Birth (82th anniversary)

Jean Delvoye, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Belgian singer and opera singer

Death (age 83)

1929

Kurt Equiluz, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, German classical singer

Birth (91th anniversary)

1904

1901

Mikhail Starokadomsky, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Soviet composer and music educator (1901-1954)

Birth

1899

Carlos <strong>Chávez</strong> Carlos Chávez, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Mexican composer, conductor, music theorist, educator, journalist, and founder of the Mexican Symphonic Orchestra (1899-1978)

Birth

1894

1880

Agga Frich, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Norwegian actress, opera singer

Birth

1824

Julius Eichberg, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, German-born composer, music director and educator

Birth

1787

Josef Bárta, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, Czech priest, composer and organist

Death (age 43)

 

1734

Nicolaus Vetter, Anniversaries (June 13), Classical music history, German organist and composer

Death (age 67)

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