Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 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.

September 12: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 12, there are no less than 66 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Larry Austin (90th anniversary, Birth), Dino Borgioli (60th 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 September 12

 

September 12

1996

Eleazar de Carvalho, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Brazilian conductor, composer and music educator

Death (age 84)

1982

Eszter Zavaros, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, opera and operetta singer (soprano)

Birth (38th anniversary)

1976

Tatsuo Nishie, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Japanese violinist and concertmaster

Birth (44th anniversary)

Sergali Abzjanov, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Soviet singer, opera singer and composer (1912-1976)

Death (age 63)

1975

1973

Aleksander Aiskander, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Polish composer, guitarist and record producer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1962

1961

Roberto Saccà, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Italian singer and opera singer

Birth (59th anniversary)

1959

Peter Togni, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Canadian composer

Birth (61th anniversary)

1957

Hans <strong>Zimmer</strong> Hans Zimmer, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, German film composer and music producer

Birth (63th anniversary)

1954

Zbigniew Macias, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Polish actor and singer

Birth (66th anniversary)

1951

Joëlle Léandre, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, French double bassist, vocalist and composer

Birth (69th anniversary)

Karel Cón, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Slovak composer

Birth (69th anniversary)

1948

Luis Lima, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Argentine opera singer

Birth (72th anniversary)

1947

Harry Rowe <strong>Shelley</strong> Harry Rowe Shelley, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, American composer, organist (church and concert), and professor of music

Death (age 89)

1944

1942

Tomás <strong>Marco</strong> Tomás Marco, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Spanish composer

Birth (78th anniversary)

1931

1927

Mathé Altéry, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, French opera singer

Birth (93th anniversary)

 

1819

Kathinka Heinefetter, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, German singer, opera singer and harpist (soprano; 1819-1858)

Birth

1789

Franz Xaver <strong>Richter</strong> Franz Xaver Richter, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, Austro-Moravian singer, violinist, composer, conductor and music theoretician

Death (age 79)

1786

Jean-Louis <strong>Tulou</strong> Jean-Louis Tulou, Anniversaries (September 12), Classical music history, French composer, flute teacher, player and instrument maker

Birth

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