Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 9: 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 9: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 9, there are no less than 82 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Otto Nicolai (210th anniversary, Birth), Varvara Malama (150th anniversary, Birth), Boris Sibor (140th anniversary, Birth), Enric Martínez-Castignani (50th anniversary, Birth), Christine Johnson (10th 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 9

 

June 9

2019

2014

2011

Aida Stucki, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Swiss violinist (1921-2011)

Death (age 90)

2010

Christine Johnson, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, American actress (1911-2010)

Death (age 98)

2007

Melani <strong>García</strong> Melani García, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Spanish singer

Birth (13th anniversary)

1993

Ilyich Rivas, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Venezuelan-American conductor

Birth (27th anniversary)

Tessa Seymour, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, American cellist

Birth (27th anniversary)

1989

1981

Anoushka <strong>Shankar</strong> Anoushka Shankar, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, British musician

Birth (39th anniversary)

1976

1975

Stéphane <strong>Degout</strong> Stéphane Degout, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, French singer and opera singer

Birth (45th anniversary)

1974

Metodie Bujor, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Moldovan-Russian singer

Birth (46th anniversary)

1973

Jana Sýkorová, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Czech opera singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1970

Enric Martínez-Castignani, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Spanish opera singer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1965

1964

Jarosław Siwiński, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Polish composer and pianist

Birth (56th anniversary)

1963

1962

Nahim Marun, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Brazilian Classical Pianist

Birth (58th anniversary)

1958

1952

Adolf <strong>Busch</strong> Adolf Busch, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, German violinist and composer

Death (age 60)

1951

Ksenia Derzhinskaya, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1889-1951)

Death (age 62)

James Newton <strong>Howard</strong> James Newton Howard, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, American composer, conductor, and music producer

Birth (69th anniversary)

1949

1948

Nathaniel Rosen, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (72th anniversary)

1946

Adolf Wallnöfer, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Austrian composer and singer

Death (age 92)

1942

1939

Ileana <strong>Cotrubaș</strong> Ileana Cotrubaș, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Romanian operatic soprano singer

Birth (81th anniversary)

1932

1931

Henrique <strong>Oswald</strong> Henrique Oswald, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Brazilian composer (1852–1931)

Death (age 79)

1927

1914

1886

1870

Varvara Malama, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Estonian opera singer

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

Margit Kaczér, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, opera singer

Birth

150th anniversary    (2020)

1867

1857

Eleonora Säfström, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Swedish opera singer and actor

Death (age 86)

1832

Manuel del <strong>García</strong> Manuel del García, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, Spanish opera singer, composer and impresario

Death (age 57)

 

1815

1810

1361

Philippe de <strong>Vitry</strong> Philippe de Vitry, Anniversaries (June 9), Classical music history, French composer, music theorist and poet

Death (age 67)

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