Music anniversaries to be commemorated on November 24: 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 24: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For November 24, there are no less than 86 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Giles Farnaby (380th anniversary, Death), Manuel Cardoso (370th anniversary, Death), Napoléon Henri Reber (140th anniversary, Death), Ivar F. Andresen (80th anniversary, Death), Edgar Meyer (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 24

 

November 24

2008

1992

Xavier Darasse, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, French organist, composer, musicologist and music educator

Death (age 58)

1983

1982

1981

Yrjö Ikonen, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Finnish actor (1902-1981)

Death (age 79)

1980

Camille Butcher, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, French singer and opera singer

Birth (40th anniversary)

1979

Diego Torre ((tenor)), Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Mexican and Australian tenor opera singer

Birth (41th anniversary)

1978

Gertrude Concannon, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Australian opera singer and musician

Death (age 79)

1977

1972

Lawrence <strong>Brownlee</strong> Lawrence Brownlee, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, American opera tenor

Birth (48th anniversary)

1971

Eir Inderhaug, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Norwegian singer

Birth (49th anniversary)

Michail Damianovitsj Romenskiy, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Russian singer and opera singer (1887-1971)

Death (age 84)

1970

Jewgeni Karlowitsch Tikoski, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Soviet composer (1893-1970)

Death (age 76)

50th anniversary    (2020)

Igor Morozov, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Soviet composer (1913-1970)

Death (age 57)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1964

Paul <strong>Groves</strong> Paul Groves, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (56th anniversary)

Deborah Cheetham, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Australian singer, composer and actress

Birth (56th anniversary)

1963

Vladimir Rosing, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Russian-born operatic tenor and stage director

Death (age 73)

1960

Edgar Meyer, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, American musician and composer

Birth (60th anniversary)

1954

Israel Amter, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Marxist politician and founding member of the Communist Party USA

Death (age 73)

1951

Jeffrey Swann, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, American musician

Birth (69th anniversary)

1949

Bruno Weil, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, German conductor

Birth (71th anniversary)

1946

Guy Bélanger, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Canadian operatic tenor, conductor, composer

Birth (74th anniversary)

1944

Václav Štěpán, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and pianist

Death (age 54)

1943

Vladimir Verbitsky, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Russian-Australian conductor

Birth (77th anniversary)

1927

Alfredo <strong>Kraus</strong> Alfredo Kraus, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Spanish tenor from the Canary islands

Birth

1895

Nino Rossi, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Italian pianist, composer and music educator (1895-1952)

Birth

1874

Friedrich Wilhelm Grund, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, German composer, conductor and teacher

Death (age 83)

1864

1842

1836

Karl Fischer, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, writer, stage actor, opera singer

Death (age 56)

 

1820

Friedrich Lux, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, German conductor, composer, and organist

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1816

Matteo Salvi, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Italian operatic composer and theatre director

Birth

1722

Johann Adam <strong>Reincken</strong> Johann Adam Reincken, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Dutch/German composer and organist

Death (age 78)

1650

Manuel <strong>Cardoso</strong> Manuel Cardoso, Anniversaries (November 24), Classical music history, Portuguese composer and organist

Death (age 83)

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