Music anniversaries to be commemorated on November 1: 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.

November 1: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For November 1, there are no less than 60 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: John Scott (90th anniversary, Birth), Georg Ludwig Jochum (50th anniversary, Death), Roberto Michelucci (10th 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 November 1

 

November 1

2006

Silvio Varviso, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, Swiss conductor (1924-2006)

Death (age 82)

2005

Skitch Henderson, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, American pianist, bandleader, and composer

Death (age 87)

1991

1985

Mohammed Fairouz, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (35th anniversary)

1979

1974

Hazel Hayes, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, American film actress (1910-1974)

Death (age 63)

1973

Vesselin Stoykov, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1970

Georg Ludwig Jochum, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, Music conductor

Death (age 60)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1965

Patrik <strong>Ringborg</strong> Patrik Ringborg, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, Swedish conductor

Birth (55th anniversary)

1949

David <strong>Foster</strong> David Foster, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, Canadian musician, record producer, songwriter

Birth (71th anniversary)

1947

Jim Steinman, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, American composer, lyricist, record producer, and playwright

Birth (73th anniversary)

1945

1942

Hugo <strong>Distler</strong> Hugo Distler, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, German organist, choral conductor, teacher and composer

Death (age 34)

1941

Gustáv Staník, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, composer, organist, conductor, choir director

Death (age 84)

1933

Adolf Grünhut, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, German opera singer (1875-1933)

Death (age 58)

1930

John Scott, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, English composer and conductor

Birth (90th anniversary)

1921

Zoé Laurier, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, Wife of Canadian Prime Minister

Death (age 80)

Jan Tausinger, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer and choirmaster

Birth

1862

1761

Antonín Volánek, Anniversaries (November 1), Classical music history, Czech conductor, violinist, composer and organist

Birth

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