Music anniversaries to be commemorated on March 15: 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.

March 15: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 15, there are no less than 90 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Nicola Vaccai (230th anniversary, Birth), Raimondo Boucheron (220th anniversary, Birth), Anna-Lisa Björling (110th anniversary, Birth), Ferdinand Hellmesberger (80th anniversary, Death), Lorenzo Viotti (30th 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 March 15

 

March 15

2020

Florin Diaconescu, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Romanian operatic tenor

Death (age 77)

0th anniversary    (2020)

2011

Yakov Kreizberg, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Russian-American conductor

Death (age 51)

2009

2008

Kawken Kenzjetajev, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and actor (1916-2008)

Death (age 91)

1996

1990

Lorenzo Viotti, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Swiss classical conductor

Birth (30th anniversary)

1988

Carl Momberg, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 87)

1981

Guillaume Latour, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, French violinist

Birth (39th anniversary)

1977

Xuefei <strong>Yang</strong> Xuefei Yang, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Chinese guitarist

Birth (43th anniversary)

Igor Escudero, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Spanish composer of classical music

Birth (43th anniversary)

1974

Floriane Bonanni, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, French violinists

Birth (46th anniversary)

1972

Barbara Fonyó, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, actor, opera singer

Birth (48th anniversary)

1971

Andriy Romanenko, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Ukrainian opera singer

Birth (49th anniversary)

1965

Lai Chun Sing, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Cantonese opera actor

Birth (55th anniversary)

1964

1962

Marat Bisengaliev, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Kazakhstani musician

Birth (58th anniversary)

1961

Fabio <strong>Biondi</strong> Fabio Biondi, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Italian musician

Birth (59th anniversary)

1960

Aleksandr Tsilinko, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Ukrainian singer and opera singer

Birth (60th anniversary)

1957

Kevin Tarte, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (63th anniversary)

1953

Kaludi Kaludov, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Bulgarian singer

Birth (67th anniversary)

1947

Stomu Yamashta, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Japanese musician

Birth (73th anniversary)

1943

Oskar Hillebrandt, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (77th anniversary)

1939

Arkady Luxemburg, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (81th anniversary)

1938

Michael Trimble, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (82th anniversary)

1937

1935

1934

Radoslav Kvapil, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and pianist

Birth (86th anniversary)

1926

Aglaja Orgeni, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Hungarian operatic coloratura soprano

Death (age 84)

1917

1913

1901

Ida Ahlers, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, opera singer, stage actor

Death (age 61)

1894

Rose Pauly, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Hungarian singer and opera singer

Birth

Sláva Vorlová, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Czech singer, music educator, composer and pianist

Birth

1887

Sofya Akimova, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Armenian music teacher and opera singer

Birth

1881

Ignatz <strong>Waghalter</strong> Ignatz Waghalter, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Polish-German composer and conductor

Birth

1876

1864

Johan <strong>Halvorsen</strong> Johan Halvorsen, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, Norwegian composer, conductor and violinist

Birth

1852

1745

Charles <strong>Dibdin</strong> Charles Dibdin, Anniversaries (March 15), Classical music history, British musician, songwriter, dramatist, novelist and actor

Birth

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