Music anniversaries to be commemorated on October 10: 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.

October 10: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 10, there are no less than 86 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Mykola Kusmych Ivanov (210th anniversary, Birth), Medea Amiranashvili (90th anniversary, Birth), Basil Ruysdael (60th anniversary, Death), Ferenc Farkas (20th anniversary, Death), Joan Sutherland (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 October 10

 

October 10

2016

Jiří Matys, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Czech composer and educator

Death (age 88)

1992

Juliette Milette, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Canadian organist and writer (1900-1992)

Death (age 92)

1988

Jodie <strong>Devos</strong> Jodie Devos, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Belgian singer

Birth (32th anniversary)

1985

Björn Bürger, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (35th anniversary)

Tracy Cox, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, American singer

Birth (35th anniversary)

1979

Claire Debono, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Maltese opera singer and soprano

Birth (41th anniversary)

1976

Kiril Manolov, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Bulgarian singer

Birth (44th anniversary)

1975

Richard Beaudoin, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (45th anniversary)

Daniel Frank, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Swedish opera singer

Birth (45th anniversary)

1972

Sergej Newski, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Russian composer

Birth (48th anniversary)

1971

Evgeny <strong>Kissin</strong> Evgeny Kissin, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Russian classical pianist

Birth (49th anniversary)

1970

Linet Şaul, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Turkish opera singer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1968

Pirjo Levandi, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Estonian opera singer

Birth (52th anniversary)

1967

Michael <strong>Giacchino</strong> Michael Giacchino, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, American composer of music for films, television and video games

Birth (53th anniversary)

1965

Hermann Uhde, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, German operatic baritone, born 20 July 1910 in Bremen, Germany and died on stage at the Royal Danish Opera in Copenhagen on 10 October 1965

Death (age 51)

1964

Verónica Cangemi, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Argentinian singer and opera singer

Birth (56th anniversary)

František Pícha, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and collector of regional songs

Death (age 71)

1962

Liliana Nikiteanu, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (58th anniversary)

Tomas Ladiga, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Lithuanian opera singer

Birth (58th anniversary)

1959

Joanna Borowska-Isser, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Austrian opera singer

Birth (61th anniversary)

1954

Kim Hong-jae, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Korean musician

Birth (66th anniversary)

1949

Charles <strong>Silver</strong> Charles Silver, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, French composer and music educator

Death (age 81)

1946

Émile Goué, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, French composer (1904-1946)

Death (age 42)

Willard <strong>White</strong> Willard White, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Jamaican-born British operatic bass-baritone

Birth (74th anniversary)

1945

1943

1938

Gloria Coates, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, American composer

Birth (82th anniversary)

1936

1930

Medea Amiranashvili, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator

Birth (90th anniversary)

1927

1924

1919

1914

1905

Winifred Copperwheat, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, English classical viola player and teacher

Birth

1825

Dmytro <strong>Bortniansky</strong> Dmytro Bortniansky, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Ukrainian composer and conductor of Ukrainian origin

Death (age 73)

1810

Mykola Kusmych Ivanov, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Ukrainian singer and opera singer, tenor (1810-1880)

Birth

1804

Albín Mašek, Anniversaries (October 10), Classical music history, Czech composer, choirmaster and organist

Birth

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