Music anniversaries to be commemorated on October 19: 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 19: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 19, there are no less than 60 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Erna Berger (120th anniversary, Birth), George Britton (110th anniversary, Birth), George Fenton (70th 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 19

 

October 19

1989

1987

1978

Sargis Aghamalyan, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Armenian opera singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

Avi <strong>Avital</strong> Avi Avital, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Israeli musician

Birth (42th anniversary)

1967

Jun Yamaguchi, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Japanese composer

Birth (53th anniversary)

Jens-Peter Maintz, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, German musician and music educator

Birth (53th anniversary)

Jens-Peter Maintz, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, German musician and music educator

Birth (53th anniversary)

1961

John Fernström, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Swedish conductor and composer

Death (age 63)

1958

Sonoko Numata, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Japanese violinist

Birth (62th anniversary)

1953

Carla Spletter, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 41)

1950

George Fenton, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, British film composer

Birth (70th anniversary)

1946

Ernesto Palacio, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Peruvian opera singer

Birth (74th anniversary)

1941

1939

1934

1912

Richard Temple, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, British opera singer and actor

Death (age 66)

1877

Eline Biarga, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Swiss singer and opera singer (1877-1947)

Birth

1866

1859

Max Richards, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, theater director, stage actor, opera singer

Birth

1837

1824

František Pivoda, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Czech music reviewer, composer and educator

Birth

 

1602

Dario Castello, Anniversaries (October 19), Classical music history, Italian composer and instrumentalist

Birth

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