Music anniversaries to be commemorated on October 15: 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 15: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 15, there are no less than 67 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Zdeněk Fibich (120th anniversary, Death), Claude Monteux (100th anniversary, Birth), Misia Sert (70th anniversary, Death), Paul Camerlo (40th anniversary, Death), Vera Rózsa (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 15

 

October 15

1998

Nurghisa Tilendiev, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Soviet conductor and composer (1925-1998)

Death (age 73)

1988

Kaikhosru Shapurji <strong>Sorabji</strong> Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, English composer, music critic, pianist and writer

Death (age 96)

1976

1974

Fritzi Jokl, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Austrian singer and opera singer

Death (age 79)

1969

Klára Kolonits, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Hungarian opera singer

Birth (51th anniversary)

1964

Anna Maria <strong>Kaufmann</strong> Anna Maria Kaufmann, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Canadian singer and opera singer

Birth (56th anniversary)

Mari Kumamoto, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Japanese pianist

Birth (56th anniversary)

1957

Adrien Politi, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Argentinian singer-songwriter

Birth (63th anniversary)

1949

Leonid Bobylev, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Russian composer

Birth (71th anniversary)

1947

Walter <strong>Boudreau</strong> Walter Boudreau, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Canadian musician

Birth (73th anniversary)

1944

Max Grahl, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, stage actor, opera singer

Death (age 90)

1943

Paul <strong>Büttner</strong> Paul Büttner, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, German composer, conductor, choir director, musicologist, oboist and music critic

Death (age 72)

1937

Hallgerd Benum Dahl, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, singer, opera singer

Birth (83th anniversary)

1932

Jaan Rääts, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Estonian composer

Birth (88th anniversary)

1920

Claude Monteux, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, American flutist and conductor

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

 

1909

Luise Limbach, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 75)

1907

Christo Brambarov, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Bulgarian singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth

1900

Zdeněk <strong>Fibich</strong> Zdeněk Fibich, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Czech conductor, music educator, composer and choirmaster

Death (age 49)

Friedrich Rebling, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, German singer, opera singer and music educator

Death (age 66)

1899

Johann Nepomuk <strong>Fuchs</strong> Johann Nepomuk Fuchs, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Austrian composer and conductor

Death (age 57)

1895

David Andguladze, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1895-1973)

Birth

1833

Michał Kleofas <strong>Ogiński</strong> Michał Kleofas Ogiński, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Polish composer, diplomat and politician

Death (age 68)

1775

Bernhard <strong>Crusell</strong> Bernhard Crusell, Anniversaries (October 15), Classical music history, Swedish-Finnish clarinetist, composer and translator

Birth

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