Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 29: 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 29: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 29, there are no less than 85 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Jacob Adolf Hägg (170th anniversary, Birth), Ernest Fanelli (160th anniversary, Birth), Frank Loesser (110th anniversary, Birth), Vyacheslav Artyomov (80th anniversary, Birth), Katherine Jenkins (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 29

 

June 29

2018

Franz Beyer, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, musicologist, viola player

Death (age 96)

2016

2014

Clementine von Schuch, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 92)

2012

Werner Haseleu, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, German musician, singer and opera singer (1935-2012)

Death (age 77)

2010

2009

Sandra Warfield, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, American operatic mezzo-soprano

Death (age 88)

1997

Ida Loo-Talvari, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Estonian coloratura soprano opera singer

Death (age 96)

1992

1990

Laura Macrì, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Italian singer

Birth (30th anniversary)

Joo Yeon Sir, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, South Korean musician

Birth (30th anniversary)

1988

Bernhard Hansky, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (32th anniversary)

Eleonora Nikolaevna Tomm, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1915-1988)

Death (age 73)

1980

Katherine Jenkins, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Welsh classical crossover singer

Birth (40th anniversary)

Alexander Beridze, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Georgian classical pianist

Birth (40th anniversary)

1968

Bejun <strong>Mehta</strong> Bejun Mehta, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, opera singer

Birth (52th anniversary)

1967

1966

1963

1961

Herman Makarenko, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Ukrainian conductor and music director of the Kyiv Classic Orchestra

Birth (59th anniversary)

1947

Csilla Ötvös, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Hungarian opera singer

Birth (73th anniversary)

1946

Joelle Wallach, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (74th anniversary)

1942

József Németh, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Hungarian opera singer

Birth (78th anniversary)

1941

Ignacy Jan <strong>Paderewski</strong> Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Polish pianist, composer, supporter of Poland's independence movements, politician, Prime Minister of reborn Poland (1860-1941)

Death (age 80)

1929

Michio Mamiya, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Japanese composer, musicologist and music educator

Birth (91th anniversary)

1920

Vladimir Filippov, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1914

Rafael <strong>Kubelík</strong> Rafael Kubelík, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Czech conductor, violinist, composer and director conductor of Czech philharmony

Birth

1912

José Pablo Moncayo <strong>García</strong> José Pablo Moncayo García, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Mexican pianist, percussionist, music teacher, composer and conductor

Birth

1901

Nelson Eddy, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, American musical film star, operatic baritone

Birth

1897

1896

Mathieu Ahlersmeyer, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, German actor, singer and opera singer

Birth

1895

1886

Ada Sari, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Singer, actress, and educator

Birth

1877

1870

Joseph Carl <strong>Breil</strong> Joseph Carl Breil, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, American lyric tenor, stage director, composer and conductor

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

1859

Kamilo Mašek, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Slovenian music educator and composer of Czech descent

Death (age 27)

1842

Josef Labor, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Austrian composer, pianist and organist

Birth

1839

Hampartsoum Limondjian, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Composer of Turkish Classical and Armenian Church music. Inventor of the Hamparsum musical notation system.

Death (age 71)

 

1820

Rudolf Walin, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, Swedish actor

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1794

1744

André <strong>Campra</strong> André Campra, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, French composer and conductor

Death (age 83)

1696

Michel <strong>Lambert</strong> Michel Lambert, Anniversaries (June 29), Classical music history, French singing master, theorbist and composer

Death (age 86)

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