Music anniversaries to be commemorated on March 22: 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 22: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 22, there are no less than 73 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Eduard Haken (110th anniversary, Birth), Werner Klemperer (100th anniversary, Birth), Stephen Sondheim (90th anniversary, Birth), David Hamilton (60th anniversary, Birth), Claire Huangci (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 22

 

March 22

2015

2013

Gerardo Gandini, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Argentinian composer, conductor and music educator

Death (age 76)

2009

2007

2002

Rudolf Baumgartner, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Swiss conductor and violinist (1917-2002)

Death (age 84)

1992

Nataliya Zakharchenko, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, singer, music pedagogue, professor, opera singer, lecturer

Death (age 84)

1990

Claire Huangci, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (30th anniversary)

1988

Eve-Maud <strong>Hubeaux</strong> Eve-Maud Hubeaux, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, opera singer, performing artist

Birth (32th anniversary)

1967

1960

David Hamilton, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Scottish-born Australian operatic tenor

Birth (60th anniversary)

1959

Ildikó <strong>Komlósi</strong> Ildikó Komlósi, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, (1959-) opera singer

Birth (61th anniversary)

Kote Potskhverashvili, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Soviet conductor and composer (1889-1959)

Death (age 69)

1948

Andrew Lloyd <strong>Webber</strong> Andrew Lloyd Webber, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, English composer and impresario of musical theatre (born 1948)

Birth (72th anniversary)

1946

Rivka Golani, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Israeli musician

Birth (74th anniversary)

1945

Alan Opie, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, British opera singer

Birth (75th anniversary)

1940

Günter von Kannen, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, (1940--) German opera singer (bass-baritone)

Birth (80th anniversary)

1937

Angelo <strong>Badalamenti</strong> Angelo Badalamenti, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (83th anniversary)

1932

1930

1925

1920

Werner Klemperer, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, German-American actor and musician

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

Helmut Winschermann, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, German conductor and oboist

Birth (100th anniversary)

100th anniversary    (2020)

1911

Vojtěch Hlaváč, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Czech composer, choirmaster, organist and inventor

Death (age 61)

Charlotte Bournonville, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Danish opera singer and autobiographer

Death (age 78)

 

1910

Eduard Haken, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Czech actor, doctor and opera singer

Birth

1893

1868

Hamish <strong>MacCunn</strong> Hamish MacCunn, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Scottish romantic composer, conductor and teacher

Birth

1842

Mykola <strong>Lysenko</strong> Mykola Lysenko, Anniversaries (March 22), Classical music history, Ukrainian composer, pianist, conductor and ethnomusicologist

Birth

1766

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