Music anniversaries to be commemorated on March 4: 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 4: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 4, there are no less than 79 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Natalka Andrusiv (110th anniversary, Birth), Leonard Warren (60th anniversary, Death), Izabela Kopeć (50th anniversary, Birth), Rózsi Delly (20th 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 4

 

March 4

2014

Lieuwe Visser, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Dutch singer, opera singer and musicologist

Death (age 73)

2013

Jérôme <strong>Savary</strong> Jérôme Savary, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, French theater director and actor

Death (age 70)

2003

Fedora <strong>Barbieri</strong> Fedora Barbieri, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Italian mezzo-soprano singer

Death (age 82)

2000

1997

1992

Sándor Veress, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Swiss composer of Hungarian origin

Death (age 85)

1982

Anna Aglatova, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Russian soprano singer

Birth (38th anniversary)

1979

1975

Maurizio <strong>Baglini</strong> Maurizio Baglini, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Italian pianist

Birth (45th anniversary)

1970

Izabela Kopeć, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1965

John Murphy, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, English film composer

Birth (55th anniversary)

1964

Brigitte Hahn, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, German singer

Birth (56th anniversary)

1963

Géza Fischer, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, pedagogue

Death (age 63)

1962

Zdeněk Chalabala, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Czech dirigent and musician

Death (age 62)

John Young, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, electroacoustic music composer from New Zealand

Birth (58th anniversary)

Luba Mirella, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Italian coloratura soprano

Death (age 65)

1960

1954

1947

1944

Magda Kalmár, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Hungarian singer

Birth (76th anniversary)

1941

Yuri Simonov, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Russian conductor

Birth (79th anniversary)

Edoardo Mascheroni, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Italian composer and conductor

Death (age 88)

1938

Camilla Wiese, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Norwegian singer (1835-1938)

Death (age 92)

1936

Aribert <strong>Reimann</strong> Aribert Reimann, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, German composer, pianist and accompanist

Birth (84th anniversary)

1931

1929

Bernard <strong>Haitink</strong> Bernard Haitink, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, Dutch conductor and violinist

Birth (91th anniversary)

1928

Samuel <strong>Adler</strong> Samuel Adler, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, American composer and conductor

Birth (92th anniversary)

Viktoria Blank, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, opera singer, music pedagogue

Death (age 69)

1925

Moritz <strong>Moszkowski</strong> Moritz Moszkowski, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, German composer, pianist and teacher

Death (age 70)

1921

Jane Fawcett, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, code-breaker, singer, and preservationist

Birth

 

1910

Natalka Andrusiv, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, tennis player and opera singer (1910-2002)

Birth

1864

1813

József Chudy, Anniversaries (March 4), Classical music history, composer, conductor, inventor

Death (age 59)

1784

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