Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 3: 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 3: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 3, there are no less than 92 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Johannes Schenck (360th anniversary, Birth), Nina Byzina (90th anniversary, Birth), Valéry Aubertin (50th anniversary, Birth), Haochen Zhang (30th anniversary, Birth), Joseph R. Wood (20th 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 3

 

June 3

2017

Jacques Beaudry, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Canadian organist and conductor

Death (age 92)

2012

Sergio Tedesco, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Italian actor, voice actor and tenor

Death (age 84)

2005

Hetty Plümacher, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 85)

1998

Poul Bundgaard, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Danish actor and opera singer

Death (age 75)

1996

Ferdinand Leitner, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, German composer and conductor

Death (age 84)

1995

1992

Kian <strong>Soltani</strong> Kian Soltani, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Austrian cellist

Birth (28th anniversary)

1984

Diana <strong>Syrse</strong> Diana Syrse, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Composer and singer from Mexico

Birth (36th anniversary)

1981

Pedro Meireles, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Portuguese musician

Birth (39th anniversary)

1976

1973

Mykhaĭlo Hryshko, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1901-1973)

Death (age 72)

1971

Jean-Philippe Biojout, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, French bass-baritone opera singer

Birth (49th anniversary)

1970

Valéry Aubertin, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, French organist

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1967

Michelle Breedt, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, South African opera singer

Birth (53th anniversary)

1965

Albrecht Mayer, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, German musician

Birth (55th anniversary)

Peter <strong>Mattei</strong> Peter Mattei, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Swedish operatic baritone

Birth (55th anniversary)

1958

Mendi Mengjiqi, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Albanian composer

Birth (62th anniversary)

1956

Lynne Dawson, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, English soprano

Birth (64th anniversary)

Edward Sielicki, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, composer, pedagogue

Birth (64th anniversary)

1955

1953

Marie Angel, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Australian-born opera singer

Birth (67th anniversary)

1947

1943

Hans Meierhofer, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, composer, conductor, professor

Birth (77th anniversary)

Greg Sandow, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (77th anniversary)

1942

1941

Genady Iskhakov, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Polish actor and singer

Birth (79th anniversary)

1937

Valerie Masterson, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, singer and actress

Birth (83th anniversary)

1936

Zdeněk Zahradník, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Czech music educator and composer

Birth (84th anniversary)

1933

Yves Prin, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, French musician

Birth (87th anniversary)

1930

Nina Byzina, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Soviet Russian opera singer

Birth (90th anniversary)

1926

Elise Elizza, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Austrian music educator

Death (age 56)

1918

 

1910

Salvador Codina, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Spanish violinist and composer (1910-1985)

Birth

1872

Heinrich <strong>Esser</strong> Heinrich Esser, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, German composer and conductor

Death (age 53)

1867

Olena Muravyova, Anniversaries (June 3), Classical music history, Ukrainian opera singer and music educator (1867-1939)

Birth

1853

1845

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