Music anniversaries to be commemorated on March 27: 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 27: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 27, there are no less than 78 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Otto Dornewaß (180th anniversary, Birth), Angelo Lo Forese (100th anniversary, Birth), Ernest Ačkun (90th anniversary, Birth), Maria Ewing (70th 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 27

 

March 27

2012

Irma Kolassi, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Greek singer and pianist

Death (age 93)

2004

Amira <strong>Willighagen</strong> Amira Willighagen, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Dutch-South African singer

Birth (16th anniversary)

2003

1983

Cigdem Soyarslan, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Turkish opera singer

Birth (37th anniversary)

1981

Harold O'Neal, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (39th anniversary)

1979

Daishin Kashimoto, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Japanese musician

Birth (41th anniversary)

1976

Makito Shibuya, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, composer, cellist

Birth (44th anniversary)

1969

1968

Boris Mokrousov, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Soviet composer (1909-1968)

Death (age 59)

1964

Emil Reesen, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Danish composer, conductor and pianist

Death (age 76)

Sebastian Holecek, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Austrian opera singer

Birth (56th anniversary)

1959

Raimondo Inconis, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Italian bassoonist

Birth (61th anniversary)

1956

Roberto Musci, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Italian musician

Birth (64th anniversary)

1949

Poul Ruders, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Danish composer

Birth (71th anniversary)

1937

Kajetán Tichý, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer, choirmaster and organist

Death (age 78)

1935

Jacques Houtmann, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, French conductor

Birth (85th anniversary)

1933

1924

Walter Parratt, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, English organist and composer

Death (age 83)

1920

Angelo Lo <strong>Forese</strong> Angelo Lo Forese, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1918

1892

Ferde von Grofé, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, American composer, arranger, pianist and instrumentalist

Birth

1865

Jaroslav Václav Vacek, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Czech composer, choirmaster, organist, monk and roman catholic priest

Birth

1864

Martin Klein, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, singer, stage actor, opera singer

Birth

1854

1837

Geneviève Ward, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, American-born British actress and opera singer

Birth

1769

Josef Antonín Gurecký, Anniversaries (March 27), Classical music history, Czech conductor, violinist and composer

Death (age 60)

1761

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