Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 26: 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 26: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 26, there are no less than 62 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Augusta Lütken (110th anniversary, Death), Fritz Wunderlich (90th anniversary, Birth), Gary Lakes (70th anniversary, Birth), Glenn Kesby (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 26

 

September 26

2015

Toshiya Sukegawa, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Japanese composer (1930-2015)

Death (age 85)

2002

Marija Sergeevna Titarenko, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, singer, opera singer, music pedagogue

Death (age 84)

1988

Mark Simpson, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, British composer and clarinettist

Birth (32th anniversary)

Luke Spiller, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, musician, composer, pianist

Birth (32th anniversary)

1978

1976

Ildar <strong>Abdrazakov</strong> Ildar Abdrazakov, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Russian operatic bass

Birth (44th anniversary)

1975

1973

David Pyatt, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, English horn player

Birth (47th anniversary)

1970

Glenn Kesby, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Australian opera singer

Birth (50th anniversary)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1966

Nina Nelina, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer (1923—1966)

Death (age 43)

1961

1952

1950

Gary Lakes, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, American opera singer

Birth (70th anniversary)

1947

Dale Duesing, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, American opera baritone

Birth (73th anniversary)

1944

1941

Salvatore <strong>Accardo</strong> Salvatore Accardo, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Italian classical violinist and conductor

Birth (79th anniversary)

1934

1932

1931

Kazuo Fukuda, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Japanese conductor

Birth (89th anniversary)

1919

Jonas Stasiūnas, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Soviet singer and opera singer (1919-1987)

Birth

1911

Hisatada Otaka, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Japanese composer and conductor (1911-1951)

Birth

1877

1873

Amilcare Zanella, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, Italian composer, pianist and conductor

Birth

1841

Signor Brocolini, Anniversaries (September 26), Classical music history, British opera singer, actor and journalist

Birth

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