Music anniversaries to be commemorated on March 3: 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 3: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 3, there are no less than 91 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Ruby Helder (130th anniversary, Birth), Karl Muck (80th 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 3

 

March 3

2015

1989

Yulia Mazurova, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Russian mezzo-soprano

Birth (31th anniversary)

1988

Henryk <strong>Szeryng</strong> Henryk Szeryng, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Polish-Mexican violinist

Death (age 69)

1985

Rachel Anne Moore, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, American opera singer and musical theatre actor

Birth (35th anniversary)

1984

Tomasz Skweres, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Polish composer

Birth (36th anniversary)

1977

Ewa Biegas, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Polish singer

Birth (43th anniversary)

1976

1974

Mika Takehara, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, percussionist

Birth (46th anniversary)

1972

Gisela Stille, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Swedish actress

Birth (48th anniversary)

1969

Anna Korondi, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Hungarian singer

Birth (51th anniversary)

1968

Olha Pasichnyk, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Ukrainian singer

Birth (52th anniversary)

1967

Eva <strong>Mei</strong> Eva Mei, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Italian operatic soprano

Birth (53th anniversary)

Amélie Sandmann, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, German actress and opera singer

Birth (53th anniversary)

1964

Koloman von Pataky, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Hungarian singer and opera singer

Death (age 67)

1959

Gražina Miliauskaitė, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Lithuanian opera singer

Birth (61th anniversary)

1958

Matsuoka Hakaru, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Japanese conductor

Birth (62th anniversary)

1954

Arturo Rodas, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Ecuadorian composer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1951

Lindsay Cooper, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, English musician, composer and activist

Birth

1949

Roberta Alexander, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, American operatic soprano

Birth (71th anniversary)

1944

Lee Holdridge, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Haitian-born, American composer and orchestrator

Birth (76th anniversary)

1940

Karl Muck, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, German-born Swiss conductor of classical music

Death (age 80)

1938

Rachel Yakar, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, French Soprano

Birth (82th anniversary)

1932

Eugen d'<strong>d'Albert</strong> Eugen d'd'Albert, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Scottish-born German pianist and composer

Death (age 67)

1927

Sonja Hočevar, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (93th anniversary)

1924

1901

Joseph Callaerts, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Belgian organist and composer

Death (age 70)

1897

Július Bateľ, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, organist, composer, music pedagogue, folklorist, choir director

Birth

1889

Ruy Coelho, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Portuguese pianist, composer and conductor

Birth

Sydney <strong>Smith</strong> Sydney Smith, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, English pianist and composer

Death (age 49)

1874

Louis <strong>Plaidy</strong> Louis Plaidy, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, German piano teacher and compiler of books of technical music studies

Death (age 63)

1873

Arnošt Praus, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Czech composer, choirmaster and organist (1873­-1907)

Birth

1872

1861

Rudolf del Zopp, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, Austrian actor, film director, screenwriter, singer and opera singer

Birth

1859

1706

Johann <strong>Pachelbel</strong> Johann Pachelbel, Anniversaries (March 3), Classical music history, German composer, organist and teacher

Death (age 52)

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