Music anniversaries to be commemorated on November 21: 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 21: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For November 21, there are no less than 70 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Inez Köhler (120th anniversary, Birth), Nicola Monti (100th anniversary, Birth), Bernard Lagacé (90th anniversary, Birth), Vinson Cole (70th anniversary, Birth), Stewart Wallace (60th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.

All important anniversaries to commemorate a November 21

 

November 21

2018

Jan Rybarski, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, conductor, choir director, composer, organist, music pedagogue

Death (age 77)

2011

Liselotte Losch, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 94)

2007

2006

Dora Komarek, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Austrian actor and opera singer

Death (age 92)

Věroslav Neumann, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Czech composer and choirmaster

Death (age 75)

1998

Tadeusz Paciorkiewicz, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Polish composer, musicologist and music educator

Death (age 82)

1995

Leon Lishner, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, American operatic bass-baritone

Death (age 82)

1989

Valentina Kameníková, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Czech music educator and pianist

Death (age 58)

1978

David Ameln, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1977

Norbert Ernst, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Austrian singer and opera singer

Birth (43th anniversary)

1974

Frank <strong>Martin</strong> Frank Martin, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Swiss composer (1890-1974)

Death (age 84)

1972

Karel Hába, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer, choirmaster and violist

Death (age 74)

1967

Aura Twarowska, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Romanian operatic mezzo-soprano

Birth (53th anniversary)

1960

Stewart Wallace, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (60th anniversary)

1957

Ewa Pobłocka, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Polish pianist and piano coach

Birth (63th anniversary)

1955

Kyle Gann, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (65th anniversary)

1950

Vinson Cole, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (70th anniversary)

1947

1943

1942

Julia Hamari, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, concert and opera singer, voice teacher

Birth (78th anniversary)

1941

İdil <strong>Biret</strong> İdil Biret, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Turkish pianist

Birth (79th anniversary)

1938

Leopold <strong>Godowsky</strong> Leopold Godowsky, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Polish American pianist, composer, and teacher

Death (age 68)

1934

1930

Bernard Lagacé, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Canadian organist and musicologist

Birth (90th anniversary)

1920

Nicola Monti, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

Hŭi-ho Kim, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, violist

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

 

1907

Karel Wittoch, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, violinist, organist, choir director, music pedagogue

Death (age 50)

1852

Francisco <strong>Tárrega</strong> Francisco Tárrega, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, Spanish composer and classical guitarist

Birth

 

1801

1772

1718

Friedrich Wilhelm <strong>Marpurg</strong> Friedrich Wilhelm Marpurg, Anniversaries (November 21), Classical music history, German music critic, music-theorist and composer

Birth

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