Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 23: 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 23: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 23, there are no less than 65 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Soulima Stravinsky (110th anniversary, Birth), Alexander Arutiunian (100th anniversary, Birth), Gerardo Guevara (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 September 23

 

September 23

2019

Margit Ercse, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, opera singer, voice teacher

Death (age 80)

2017

Tsisana Tatishvili, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Georgian opera singer and music educator

Death (age 79)

2016

Leyla Demiriş, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Turkish soprano opera singer

Death (age 71)

2015

Kārlis Zariņš, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Soviet singer, opera singer and music educator (1930-2015)

Death (age 85)

2006

Malcolm <strong>Arnold</strong> Malcolm Arnold, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, English composer, conductor

Death (age 84)

1996

Denis Dowling, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, New Zealand-born operatic baritone (1910-1996)

Death (age 86)

František Rauch, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Czech music educator and pianist

Death (age 86)

1995

Aimi <strong>Kobayashi</strong> Aimi Kobayashi, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Japanese concert pianist

Birth (25th anniversary)

1994

1988

Shannon Chan-Kent, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Canadian actress and singer

Birth (32th anniversary)

1981

Saimir <strong>Pirgu</strong> Saimir Pirgu, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Albanian opera tenor

Birth (39th anniversary)

1973

Ingrid Fliter, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, pianist from Argentina

Birth (47th anniversary)

1964

1955

Ye <strong>Xiaogang</strong> Ye Xiaogang, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Chinese composer

Birth (65th anniversary)

1952

1938

Aurelio <strong>Giorni</strong> Aurelio Giorni, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Pianist, Composer, Pedagogue

Death (age 43)

1930

Gerardo Guevara, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Ecuadorian musician

Birth (90th anniversary)

1928

Firangiz Ahmedova, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1928-2011)

Birth

1920

Alexander Arutiunian, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Armenian composer, pianist

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

Jiří Jaroch, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Czech composer and violist

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1896

Gilbert Duprez, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, French tenor, singing teacher and minor composer

Death (age 89)

 

1803

Jean Désiré Montagney Artôt, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, Belgian musician, hornist, composer and music educator

Birth

1723

William <strong>Babell</strong> William Babell, Anniversaries (September 23), Classical music history, English composer and violinist

Death (age 33)

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