Music anniversaries to be commemorated on October 6: 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 6: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 6, there are no less than 56 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Jenny Lind (200th anniversary, Birth), Julia Culp (140th anniversary, Birth), Stanley Myers (90th 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 6

 

October 6

2018

2005

Jiří Válek, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Czech composer (1923-2005)

Death (age 82)

1999

Tatevik Sazandaryan, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator

Death (age 83)

1997

Andrew Andraos, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Lebanese Singer, Composer, Music Producer

Birth (23th anniversary)

1987

1948

Oldřich Hilmera, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Czech composer and choirmaster

Death (age 57)

1946

Granville <strong>Bantock</strong> Granville Bantock, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, British composer and conductor

Death (age 78)

1943

Udo Zimmermann, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, German composer

Birth (77th anniversary)

1935

Frederic Hymen <strong>Cowen</strong> Frederic Hymen Cowen, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, British pianist, conductor and composer

Death (age 83)

Leopold Hager, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Austrian conductor

Birth (85th anniversary)

Vasile Moldoveanu, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Romanian opera singer

Birth (85th anniversary)

Ludmila Filatova, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Russian singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth (85th anniversary)

 

1909

Dudley <strong>Buck</strong> Dudley Buck, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, American composer and organist

Death (age 70)

1846

Anton Balluff, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, singer and opera singer (1846-1924)

Birth

 

1820

Jenny <strong>Lind</strong> Jenny Lind, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, Swedish classical singer

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1786

 

1754

Adam Falckenhagen, Anniversaries (October 6), Classical music history, German composer and lutenist

Death (age 57)

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