Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 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.

September 19: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 19, there are no less than 79 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Stanislas Champein (190th anniversary, Death), Myron William Whitney (110th anniversary, Death), Karen Khachaturian (100th anniversary, Birth), Muhal Richard Abrams (90th anniversary, Birth), László Polgár (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 September 19

 

September 19

2013

Arnošt Parsch, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Czech music educator and composer

Death (age 77)

2011

Ctirad Kohoutek, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and musicologist

Death (age 82)

2010

2005

William Vacchiano, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, American trumpeter and trumpet instructor

Death (age 93)

2004

Kenneth Sandford, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, British actor and opera singer

Death (age 80)

2003

Anatoly Bogatyrev, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Soviet and Belarusian composer

Death (age 90)

1993

1990

Konstantin Laptev, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1904-1990)

Death (age 85)

1983

Ken Namba, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Japanese composer

Birth (37th anniversary)

1980

Michiru, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Japanese composer

Birth (40th anniversary)

1979

Isabelle <strong>Druet</strong> Isabelle Druet, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, French mezzo-soprano

Birth (41th anniversary)

1978

Ramin Karimloo, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Canadian actor and singer

Birth (42th anniversary)

1973

Sarah <strong>Fox</strong> Sarah Fox, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, English soprano

Birth (47th anniversary)

1972

1970

Anne-Carolyn Schlüter, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, German operatic soprano (mezzo)

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1965

Tichina Vaughn, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, opera singer, singer, musician, voice teacher

Birth (55th anniversary)

1959

Oliver Njego, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Serbian opera singer

Birth (61th anniversary)

1957

Heino <strong>Kaski</strong> Heino Kaski, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Finnish composer and pianist

Death (age 72)

1956

Eivind Aadland, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Norwegian conductor and violinist

Birth (64th anniversary)

1953

Eduardo <strong>Marturet</strong> Eduardo Marturet, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Venezuelan conductor and composer

Birth (67th anniversary)

1952

Henryka Żelska, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Polish opera singer (1892-1952)

Death (age 60)

1950

1948

Mihai Timofti, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Moldovan director, actor, and musician

Birth (72th anniversary)

1945

Brigitte Eisenfeld, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (75th anniversary)

1938

Zygmunt <strong>Krauze</strong> Zygmunt Krauze, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Polish composer and pianist

Birth (82th anniversary)

1920

Aleksandr <strong>Lokshin</strong> Aleksandr Lokshin, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Russian composer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

Karen Khachaturian, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Russian composer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1918

Liza <strong>Lehmann</strong> Liza Lehmann, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, English operatic soprano and composer

Death (age 56)

1915

Blanche Thebom, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, American operatic mezzo-soprano singer

Birth

1903

Anton Rückauf, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Austrian composer, pianist and music educator

Death (age 48)

1897

1870

Joseph August Röckel, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 87)

150th anniversary    (2020)

1853

1837

Adolf Sonnenfeld, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, opera composer, composer, violinist, conductor, musician

Birth

1823

1705

Giovanni Sebenico, Anniversaries (September 19), Classical music history, Italian opera singer and composer

Death (age 65)

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