Music anniversaries to be commemorated on October 11: 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 11: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 11, there are no less than 62 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Félia Litvinne (160th anniversary, Birth), Behzod Abdurahimov (30th 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 October 11

 

October 11

1993

1991

1990

Behzod <strong>Abdurahimov</strong> Behzod Abdurahimov, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, Uzbekistani musician

Birth (30th anniversary)

1988

Sayra Kiizbaeva, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1917-1988)

Death (age 70)

1985

1978

1977

Jan Kučera, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer and pianist

Birth (43th anniversary)

1974

1968

1948

David Rendall, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, British opera singer

Birth (72th anniversary)

1929

Hans Breuer, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 61)

1928

Saulius Sondeckis, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, Lithuanian violinist, conductor, orchestra leader and professor

Birth

1912

 

1908

Georges <strong>Marty</strong> Georges Marty, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, French composer and conductor

Death (age 48)

1901

Emil Hlobil, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, Czech music educator and composer

Birth

1897

Léon Boëllmann, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, French organist and composer

Death (age 35)

1894

Bohuslav Hřímalý, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, conductor, violinist, violist, music pedagogue, composer

Death (age 46)

1888

1851

1837

Samuel Wesley, Anniversaries (October 11), Classical music history, English organist and composer

Death (age 71)

1835

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