Music anniversaries to be commemorated on March 29: 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 29: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 29, there are no less than 69 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Giovanni Lorenzo Lulier (320th anniversary, Death), Gaetano Ottani (300th anniversary, Birth), Rosina Lhévinne (140th anniversary, Birth), Hans-Hermann Nissen (40th anniversary, Death), Krzysztof Penderecki (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 29

 

March 29

2020

Krzysztof <strong>Penderecki</strong> Krzysztof Penderecki, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Polish composer and conductor

Death (age 86)

0th anniversary    (2020)

2011

Robert <strong>Tear</strong> Robert Tear, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Welsh tenor singer and conductor

Death (age 72)

Endre Wolf, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Hungarian classical violinist

Death (age 97)

2008

Dimitri Nicolau, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Italian composer (1946-2008)

Death (age 61)

2007

Margarete Herzberg, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 86)

2002

John Cameron, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Australian baritone singer, born 1918

Death (age 84)

1999

James Penberthy, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Twentieth century Australian composer and journalist

Death (age 81)

1985

Mirusia Louwerse, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, operatic soprano

Birth (35th anniversary)

1974

1964

Willem Andriessen, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Dutch composer, pianist and music educator

Death (age 76)

1959

Pamela Coburn, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, American operatic soprano

Birth (61th anniversary)

1947

Aage Kvalbein, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Norwegian cellist

Birth (73th anniversary)

1938

Sophie Wolf, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer (1880-1938)

Death (age 57)

1937

Karol <strong>Szymanowski</strong> Karol Szymanowski, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Polish composer and pianist

Death (age 54)

1936

Vera Bayeva, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator

Birth (84th anniversary)

1924

Charles Villiers <strong>Stanford</strong> Charles Villiers Stanford, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Irish composer, music teacher, and conductor

Death (age 71)

1912

1891

1888

Charles-Valentin <strong>Alkan</strong> Charles-Valentin Alkan, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, French-Jewish composer and pianist

Death (age 74)

1880

Rosina Lhévinne, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, Russian American pianist, pedagogue

Birth

1827

Charles Dignum, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, British singer and opera singer

Death (age 62)

1720

Gaetano Ottani, Anniversaries (March 29), Classical music history, painter, opera singer, scenographer

Birth

300th anniversary    (2020)

1700

1697

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