Music anniversaries to be commemorated on October 12: 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 12: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 12, there are no less than 76 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Luigia Boccabadati (170th anniversary, Death), Healey Willan (140th anniversary, Birth), Louis Noguéra (110th anniversary, Birth), Eric Shilling (100th anniversary, Birth), Maria Grazia Schiavo (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 October 12

 

October 12

2009

Ian Wallace, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, English opera singer and actor

Death (age 90)

2008

2007

Saodat Kabulova, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer, music educator and actor (1925-2007)

Death (age 81)

1984

Matthew Dewey, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Australian composer

Birth (36th anniversary)

1982

1978

Konstantin Wolff, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1977

Hamed Nikpay, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Iranian Singer And Composer

Birth (43th anniversary)

Marina <strong>Poplavskaya</strong> Marina Poplavskaya, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Russian operatic soprano

Birth (43th anniversary)

Nino <strong>Surguladze</strong> Nino Surguladze, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (43th anniversary)

1974

1970

Maria Grazia Schiavo, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Italian classical soprano

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

Sybille Specht, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, German operatic mezzo soprano, chorale conductor, voice teacher

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1960

Kurt Preger, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Austrian singer and opera singer

Death (age 53)

1955

Ladislav Prokop Procházka, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Czech politician, composer and doctor

Death (age 83)

1952

1945

1942

1936

Félia Litvinne, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Russian-born, French-based dramatic soprano

Death (age 76)

1924

1920

Eric Shilling, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, British opera singer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1907

1902

Oreste Carlini, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, Italian composer and conductor

Death (age 75)

1893

1883

Caroline Hatchard, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, British soprano, musical theatre and opera singer

Birth

 

1809

John Liptrot <strong>Hatton</strong> John Liptrot Hatton, Anniversaries (October 12), Classical music history, English musical composer, conductor, pianist and singer

Birth

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