Music anniversaries to be commemorated on May 30: 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.

May 30: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For May 30, there are no less than 73 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: George London (100th anniversary, Birth), Carly Paradis (40th anniversary, Birth), Mady Mesplé (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 May 30

 

May 30

2020

Mady <strong>Mesplé</strong> Mady Mesplé, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, French soprano

Death (age 89)

0th anniversary    (2020)

2017

2015

Christiane Sorell, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Austrian soprano opera singer

Death (age 82)

2005

2001

Nikolai Korndorf, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Russian-Canadian composer

Death (age 54)

1999

1994

1989

1983

Christopher Magiera, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (37th anniversary)

1982

Leon René, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, American songwriter, record label owner, record producer

Death (age 80)

1980

Carly Paradis, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Canadian composer and pianist

Birth (40th anniversary)

Isaac Wardell, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (40th anniversary)

1979

Alan Buribayev, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Kazakhstani musician

Birth (41th anniversary)

1978

Jan Erik Fillan, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1977

Adam Raczkowski, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, actor

Death (age 78)

1975

Ailish <strong>Tynan</strong> Ailish Tynan, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Irish soprano

Birth (45th anniversary)

1974

1971

Marcel <strong>Dupré</strong> Marcel Dupré, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, French organist and composer

Death (age 85)

Michał Jelonek, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Polish musician and composer

Birth (49th anniversary)

1967

Carl Schlottmann, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 65)

1966

Adam Zdunikowski, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (54th anniversary)

1965

Peter Keys, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (55th anniversary)

1963

Theodore <strong>Kuchar</strong> Theodore Kuchar, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Violist and conductor

Birth (57th anniversary)

1959

Friedemann Riehle, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, German conductor

Birth (61th anniversary)

Christine Obermayr, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (61th anniversary)

1956

Greer Grimsley, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (64th anniversary)

1954

Marco Tutino, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Italian composer

Birth (66th anniversary)

Anna El-Tour, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, music pedagogue, opera singer

Death (age 67)

1952

Alexander Toradze, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (68th anniversary)

1943

Ferdinand Sládek, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Czech composer, collector of regional songs and organist

Death (age 71)

1941

John Forsell, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Swedish opera singer and administrator

Death (age 72)

1932

1928

Gustav <strong>Leonhardt</strong> Gustav Leonhardt, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, Dutch keyboard player, conductor, musicologist, teacher and editor

Birth

1927

Max Büttner, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, German baritone singer

Death (age 68)

1923

1920

George London, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, opera singer from Canada

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1897

1888

1884

Erik Wirl, Anniversaries (May 30), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth

1728

1201

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