Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 1: 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 1: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 1, there are no less than 84 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Sophie Dietz (200th anniversary, Birth), Kazimierz Wiłkomirski (120th anniversary, Birth), Štefanija Fratnik (110th anniversary, Birth), Adam Holzman (60th anniversary, Birth), Takashi Niigaki (50th 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 September 1

 

September 1

2019

Radomil Eliška, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Czech conductor, music educator, professor and university educator

Death (age 88)

2012

2009

Erich Kunzel, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Conductor of the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

Death (age 74)

1996

1994

1979

1978

1973

Zurab Zurabishvili, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, opera singer, performing artist

Birth (47th anniversary)

1970

Alan Styler, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, British opera singer

Death (age 44)

50th anniversary    (2020)

Takashi Niigaki, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Japanese composer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1963

Dario Volonté, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Argentinian singer and opera singer

Birth (57th anniversary)

1960

Adam Holzman, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, American guitarist

Birth (60th anniversary)

1958

1953

1948

Giuseppina Cobelli, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Italian singer and opera singer

Death (age 50)

1944

Leonard <strong>Slatkin</strong> Leonard Slatkin, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, American conductor and composer

Birth (76th anniversary)

1939

1937

Anita Salta, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, American singer, opera singer, voice teacher and music educator

Birth (83th anniversary)

1935

1933

Koji Toyoda, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Japanese musician

Birth (87th anniversary)

1928

Eduard Melkus, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Austrian musician

Birth (92th anniversary)

1918

Lubomír Koželuha, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Czech music educator, composer and choirmaster

Birth

1907

Rosine Laborde, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, opera singer, music pedagogue

Death (age 83)

1905

1904

Karel Veselý, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Czech opera singer (1861–1904)

Death (age 42)

 

1820

Sophie Dietz, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth

200th anniversary    (2020)

1814

Erik Tulindberg, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Finnish composer, violinist and civil servant (1761-1814)

Death (age 53)

1658

Francesco Lucio, Anniversaries (September 1), Classical music history, Italian composer and organist

Death (age 30)

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