Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 28: 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 28: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 28, there are no less than 77 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Fritz Rieger (110th anniversary, Birth), Nikolai Karetnikov (90th anniversary, Birth), Tekla Griebel-Wandall (80th anniversary, Death), H. Balfour Gardiner (70th anniversary, Death), José Iturbi (40th 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 28

 

June 28

2012

Stelios Kerasidis, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Greek pianist and composer

Birth (8th anniversary)

2011

1993

1984

1981

Heinrich Strecker, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Austrian composer of operettas and popular Viennese music

Death (age 88)

Seho Chang, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (39th anniversary)

1979

Paul <strong>Dessau</strong> Paul Dessau, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, German composer and conductor

Death (age 84)

Nélida Béjar, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Spanish composer

Birth (41th anniversary)

1975

1973

Elisabeth Kulman, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Austrian singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1967

1965

Jan Konstantin, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, opera singer, music pedagogue

Death (age 70)

1959

Olga Kalinina, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer (1907-1959)

Death (age 51)

1958

1957

1955

Thomas <strong>Hampson</strong> Thomas Hampson, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, American lyric baritone

Birth (65th anniversary)

Alexandr Podaševský, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer and choirmaster

Death (age 71)

1954

Miguel Villabella, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, b. 1892-01-01 d. 1954-06-28 Fach: ["Lyric"]

Death (age 62)

1950

H. Balfour Gardiner, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, British composer and conductor

Death (age 72)

1946

1924

1912

Eleazar de Carvalho, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Brazilian conductor, composer and music educator

Birth

1911

Anton Cíger, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, composer, music pedagogue, conductor, choir director, folklorist

Birth

1902

Richard <strong>Rodgers</strong> Richard Rodgers, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, American composer of songs and Broadway musicals

Birth

1885

1876

August Wilhelm Ambros, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Czech music reviewer, composer and musicologist

Death (age 59)

1857

Joseph Fischhof, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, Pianist, composer, professor

Death (age 53)

1852

1821

1745

Antoine Forqueray, Anniversaries (June 28), Classical music history, French composer and violist

Death (age 74)

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