Music anniversaries to be commemorated on March 28: 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 28: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 28, there are no less than 87 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Antonio Tamburini (220th anniversary, Birth), Édouard Batiste (200th anniversary, Birth), Édouard Colonne (110th anniversary, Death), Robert Ashley (90th anniversary, Birth), Hertha Töpper (0th 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 March 28

 

March 28

2020

Hertha <strong>Töpper</strong> Hertha Töpper, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Austrian contralto opera singer

Death (age 95)

0th anniversary    (2020)

2017

2012

2011

2004

Howard Mawson, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Canadian singer and opera singer

Death (age 83)

1993

1992

Josef Matěj, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Czech composer, trombonist and choirmaster

Death (age 70)

1988

Oleh Lanovyi, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Ukrainian opera singer

Birth (32th anniversary)

1978

Alfredo Corda, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Swiss singer and opera singer (1922-1978)

Death (age 55)

1977

Olga Afanasevna Kasjevarova, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1905-1977)

Death (age 71)

1971

Felix Wolfes, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, German-american composer

Death (age 78)

1969

1966

John Axelrod, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, American conductor

Birth (54th anniversary)

Jacek Laszczkowski, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Polish opera vocalist

Birth (54th anniversary)

1964

Tim Cobb, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (56th anniversary)

Arturo Dúo Vital, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Spanish composer and conductor (1901-1964)

Death (age 62)

1962

Jorge Pepi Alós, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Argentinian music educator, composer and pianist

Birth (58th anniversary)

1958

W. C. <strong>Handy</strong> W. C. Handy, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, American blues composer and musician

Death (age 84)

1956

Tatyana Zorina, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Soviet Russian singer

Birth (64th anniversary)

1953

1950

Mario Lecaros, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, musician, composer, jazz musician, multi-instrumentalist, pianist

Birth (70th anniversary)

1949

Grigoraș <strong>Dinicu</strong> Grigoraș Dinicu, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Romanian Roma composer and violinist

Death (age 59)

1948

Helga Müller-Molinari, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (72th anniversary)

1945

1942

Samuel <strong>Ramey</strong> Samuel Ramey, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Operatic bass

Birth (78th anniversary)

1941

Nicola Martinucci, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (79th anniversary)

1937

Josef <strong>Klička</strong> Josef Klička, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Czech conductor, violinist, music educator, composer and organist

Death (age 81)

1931

Kalju Karask, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Estonian actor, singer and opera singer (1931-2011)

Birth

1924

Claire Gagnier, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Canadian singer and opera singer

Birth (96th anniversary)

1915

Mariska Kordin, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, opera singer, voice teacher

Death (age 56)

1914

Hanuš <strong>Trneček</strong> Hanuš Trneček, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Czech conductor, harpist, music educator, composer and pianist

Death (age 55)

1900

1899

Charles August Nicot, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, opera singer, music pedagogue

Death (age 55)

1898

Anton Seidl, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Hungarian-American music conductor

Death (age 47)

1886

Jaroslav Novotný, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and choirmaster

Birth

1839

 

1820

Édouard <strong>Batiste</strong> Édouard Batiste, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Composer and pedagog

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1818

Antonio Capuzzi, Anniversaries (March 28), Classical music history, Italian violinist and composer

Death (age 62)

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