Music anniversaries to be commemorated on November 4: 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 4: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For November 4, there are no less than 77 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Carlo Mannelli (380th anniversary, Birth), Julije Bajamonti (220th anniversary, Death), Romain Bussine (190th anniversary, Birth), Juan Dotras Vila (120th anniversary, Birth), Malena Ernman (50th 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 4

 

November 4

2015

2013

Herbert Brauer, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, German voice actor, singer and opera singer

Death (age 98)

1991

Nadezhda Velter, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Russian singer, opera singer and music educator (1899-1991)

Death (age 92)

1981

Kristel Pärtna, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Estonian opera singer

Birth (39th anniversary)

1979

1978

1975

Erin <strong>Wall</strong> Erin Wall, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Canadian musician

Birth (45th anniversary)

1972

Mariusz <strong>Kwiecień</strong> Mariusz Kwiecień, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Polish opera singer

Birth (48th anniversary)

1970

Malena <strong>Ernman</strong> Malena Ernman, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Swedish opera singer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1961

Daron Hagen, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, composer, conductor, pianist, librettist, stage director

Birth (59th anniversary)

1959

Carlo <strong>Bosi</strong> Carlo Bosi, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (61th anniversary)

Yalchin Adigezalov, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Azerbaijani conductor

Birth (61th anniversary)

1957

Joseph <strong>Canteloube</strong> Joseph Canteloube, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, French composer, musicologist, and author

Death (age 78)

Elena <strong>Kats-Chernin</strong> Elena Kats-Chernin, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Australian composer

Birth (63th anniversary)

1956

Joan Rodgers, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, English soprano

Birth (64th anniversary)

1951

1948

Helena Zboińska, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Polish opera singer (1877-1948)

Death (age 71)

1946

Luciana Serra, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Italian operatic soprano

Birth (74th anniversary)

1935

Miklós Radnai, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Hungarian composer, critic and music writer

Death (age 43)

Elgar Howarth, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, British composer

Birth (85th anniversary)

1927

Ole <strong>Olsen</strong> Ole Olsen, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Norwegian conductor, composer and musicologist

Death (age 77)

1924

Gabriel <strong>Fauré</strong> Gabriel Fauré, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, French composer, organist, pianist and teacher

Death (age 79)

1923

Lilijana Husu, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (97th anniversary)

1920

Paul Knüpfer, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, German opera singer

Death (age 55)

100th anniversary    (2020)

Paul Lebrun, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Belgian composer

Death (age 57)

100th anniversary    (2020)

1919

Dušan Pertot, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, writer, dramaturge, translator, opera singer

Birth

1895

1894

1892

Florimond <strong>Hervé</strong> Florimond Hervé, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, French singer, composer, librettist, conductor and scene painter

Death (age 67)

1869

Lucienne Bréval, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Swiss dramatic soprano, later French naturalized

Birth

1861

Václav Suk, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Czech conductor, violinist and composer

Birth

1847

Felix <strong>Mendelssohn</strong> Felix Mendelssohn, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, German composer, pianist, organist and conductor

Death (age 38)

MasterpiecesComplete works

 

1800

Julije Bajamonti, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Croatian composer and historian

Death (age 56)

1640

Carlo Mannelli, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, Italian violinist, castrato and composer

Birth

1587

Samuel <strong>Scheidt</strong> Samuel Scheidt, Anniversaries (November 4), Classical music history, German composer, organist and teacher

Birth

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