Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 22: 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 22: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 22, there are no less than 72 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Theodor Leschetizky (190th anniversary, Birth), Jennie Tourel (120th anniversary, Birth), Peter Pears (110th anniversary, Birth), Alexander Shchetynsky (60th anniversary, Birth), Elizabeth Harwood (30th 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 June 22

 

June 22

2012

Maria Sigri, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Swiss opera singer (1908-2012)

Death (age 103)

2009

Betty Allen, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, American singer (1927-2009)

Death (age 82)

2005

1993

Ingmar <strong>Lazar</strong> Ingmar Lazar, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, French musician

Birth (27th anniversary)

Mark Heiden, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, American film composer and conductor

Birth (27th anniversary)

1991

1980

Johannes Weisser, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, singer, musician, opera singer

Birth (40th anniversary)

Risto Joost, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, conductor, singer, performing artist

Birth (40th anniversary)

1978

Novogradska, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Macedonian musician

Birth (42th anniversary)

Aarón Zapico, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, musician, harpsichordist, conductor

Birth (42th anniversary)

1977

Jurek <strong>Dybal</strong> Jurek Dybal, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Polish musician

Birth (43th anniversary)

Gunilla Süssmann, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Norwegian pianist

Birth (43th anniversary)

1974

Darius <strong>Milhaud</strong> Darius Milhaud, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, French composer, conductor and teacher (1892-1974)

Death (age 81)

MasterpiecesComplete works

1973

Doris Haglund, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, opera singer, music pedagogue

Death (age 86)

Aleksey <strong>Igudesman</strong> Aleksey Igudesman, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Russian violinist, conductor, presenter, writer and actor.

Birth (47th anniversary)

1968

1964

Jindřich Máslo, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and choirmaster

Death (age 89)

1962

Eva Ingolf, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Icelandic musician

Birth (58th anniversary)

1960

1957

Rudolf Voborský, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Czech composer and educator

Death (age 62)

1955

Egidijus Mažintas, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Lithuanian opera singer

Birth (65th anniversary)

1954

1952

Stefan Parkman, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Swedish conductor

Birth (68th anniversary)

1949

Pierre Amoyal, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, French violinist

Birth (71th anniversary)

1947

Frieder Bernius, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Music conductor

Birth (73th anniversary)

Marion Weed, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, American music educator

Death (age 82)

1942

Alain Meunier, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, French musician

Birth (78th anniversary)

1933

Libor Pešek, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Czech conductor

Birth (87th anniversary)

1932

Ingrid Czerny, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (88th anniversary)

1929

Pierre Thibaud, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, French trumpeter and music educator

Birth

1922

1921

Lucille Marcel, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, American opera singer (soprano)

Death (age 34)

1912

1908

Narcís Paulís i Vila, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Spanish violinist and composer (1908-1988)

Birth

1906

1858

Karl Leimer, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, German pianist and music educator

Birth

1827

Nicolau Manent i Maurant, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, Spanish-Minorcan organist and composer (1827-1887)

Birth

 

1815

William Reeve, Anniversaries (June 22), Classical music history, English theatre composer and organist

Death (age 58)

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