Music anniversaries to be commemorated on October 28: 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 28: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 28, there are no less than 71 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Andrea Adolfati (260th anniversary, Death), Dmitry Liss (60th anniversary, Birth), Christof Unterberger (50th anniversary, Birth), Agnes Obel (40th anniversary, Birth), Maurice Murphy (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 28

 

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2012

2010

2003

Alexander Raichev, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Bulgarian composer (1922-2003)

Death (age 81)

1980

Agnes <strong>Obel</strong> Agnes Obel, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Danish singer, composer, and pianist

Birth (40th anniversary)

1970

Christof Unterberger, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Austrian cellist and composer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

Karel Konvalinka, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and choirmaster

Death (age 84)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1969

Marcus <strong>Bosch</strong> Marcus Bosch, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, German conductor

Birth (51th anniversary)

1960

Dmitry Liss, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Russian conductor

Birth (60th anniversary)

1957

Hervé <strong>Niquet</strong> Hervé Niquet, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, French musician

Birth (63th anniversary)

1947

Jo Kondo, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Japanese composer of contemporary classical music

Birth (73th anniversary)

1945

Alan Titus, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (75th anniversary)

1942

Loretta Di Franco, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, American operatic soprano

Birth (78th anniversary)

1936

Carl Davis, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, American conductor

Birth (84th anniversary)

1928

Eduard Wollitz, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, German opera singer

Birth (92th anniversary)

1927

Eaton <strong>Faning</strong> Eaton Faning, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, British composer and educator

Death (age 77)

1920

Claramae Turner, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1896

Howard <strong>Hanson</strong> Howard Hanson, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, American composer, conductor, educator and music theorist

Birth

1877

Alfred Kase, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, German author, opera singer and writer (1877-1945)

Birth

1872

Anton Babnigg, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, stage actor

Death (age 78)

1785

1771

1768

Michel <strong>Blavet</strong> Michel Blavet, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, French flutist and composer

Death (age 68)

1751

Dmytro <strong>Bortniansky</strong> Dmytro Bortniansky, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Ukrainian composer and conductor of Ukrainian origin

Birth

1731

Giuseppe <strong>Aprile</strong> Giuseppe Aprile, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Italian castrato singer and music teacher

Birth

1639

Stefano <strong>Landi</strong> Stefano Landi, Anniversaries (October 28), Classical music history, Italian composer and teacher

Death (age 52)

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