Music anniversaries to be commemorated on November 22: 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 22: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For November 22, there are no less than 78 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Wilhelm Friedemann Bach (310th anniversary, Birth), Conradin Kreutzer (240th anniversary, Birth), Karel Vraný (180th anniversary, Birth), Arthur Sullivan (120th 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 22

 

November 22

2019

Stephen Cleobury, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, English organist and conductor

Death (age 70)

2016

2009

2002

Arne Mellnäs, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Swedish conductor, composer and musicologist

Death (age 69)

1993

Tatiana <strong>Nikolayeva</strong> Tatiana Nikolayeva, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Russian Soviet pianist, composer and teacher

Death (age 69)

1992

Akim Kozlov, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Soviet and Russian trombonist

Death (age 84)

1988

1985

Karina Kutz, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, German opera singer (1910-1985)

Death (age 75)

1983

Marie Vermeulin, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, French classical pianist

Birth (37th anniversary)

1982

Ani Batikian, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Armenian musician

Birth (38th anniversary)

Max Deutsch, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Austrian-French Composer and conductor

Death (age 90)

1979

Darrell Ang, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Singaporean conductor

Birth (41th anniversary)

1974

José Lemos, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Brazilian opera singer

Birth (46th anniversary)

Edward <strong>Gardner</strong> Edward Gardner, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, British conductor

Birth (46th anniversary)

1973

Yonghoon Lee, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, South Korean opera singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1962

Sumi Jo, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, South Korean operatic soprano

Birth (58th anniversary)

1961

Stephen <strong>Hough</strong> Stephen Hough, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, British-born classical pianist, composer and writer

Birth (59th anniversary)

1958

1956

Naomi Matsui, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Japanese organist

Birth (64th anniversary)

1954

Louis Otey, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, opera singer, singer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1951

Kent <strong>Nagano</strong> Kent Nagano, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, American conductor and opera administrator

Birth (69th anniversary)

1949

Elizabeth Laurence, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, British opera singer

Birth (71th anniversary)

Mikhail Lidskiy, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Soviet violinist and docent

Death (age 63)

1946

Hans Bussard, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, music pedagogue, stage actor

Death (age 82)

1936

1928

Irmgard Boas, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (92th anniversary)

1925

Gunther <strong>Schuller</strong> Gunther Schuller, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, American composer, conductor, horn player, author, historian, and jazz musician

Birth

1900

Arthur <strong>Sullivan</strong> Arthur Sullivan, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, English composer of the Gilbert & Sullivan duo

Death (age 58)

1899

Hoagy <strong>Carmichael</strong> Hoagy Carmichael, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, American composer, pianist, singer, actor and bandleader

Birth

Florence Pigott, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, British opera singer and dancer

Death (age 20)

1898

Olive Gilbert, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, British singer and actress (1898-1981)

Birth

1894

Bohuslav Taraba, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Czech composer, painter and writer (1894-1978)

Birth

1885

1881

Evlalia Kadmina, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Russian opera singer (1853-1881)

Death (age 28)

Cecilia Dobrovolskaya, Anniversaries (November 22), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1881-1942)

Birth

1858

1840

1826

1682

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