Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 30: 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 30: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 30, there are no less than 73 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Johan Svendsen (180th anniversary, Birth), Ghazaros Saryan (100th anniversary, Birth), Walter Kollo (80th anniversary, Death), Zulfugar Hajibeyov (70th anniversary, Death), Anssi Karttunen (60th 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 30

 

September 30

2012

1998

Pavel Štěpán, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Czech music educator, pianist and university educator

Death (age 73)

1997

Igor Bezrodny, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, violinist, conductor and professor

Death (age 67)

1991

Elsa Maasik, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Soviet opera singer and music educator (1908-1991)

Death (age 83)

1989

Virgil <strong>Thomson</strong> Virgil Thomson, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, American composer and critic (1896-1989)

Death (age 92)

Koka Nikoladze, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Georgian composer

Birth (31th anniversary)

1987

Aida <strong>Garifullina</strong> Aida Garifullina, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Russian opera singer

Birth (33th anniversary)

1974

Edward Pulgar, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Venezuelan conductor

Birth (46th anniversary)

1973

Yevgeny Nikitin, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Russian opera singer

Birth (47th anniversary)

1960

1958

Katharina Weber, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, composer, instrumentalist, music pedagogue

Birth (62th anniversary)

1952

Andrew <strong>Shore</strong> Andrew Shore, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Operatic baritone

Birth (68th anniversary)

1949

Eleanor <strong>Alberga</strong> Eleanor Alberga, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Jamaican contemporary music composer

Birth (71th anniversary)

1947

Jan Oleszkowicz, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, composer, pedagogue

Birth (73th anniversary)

1937

Valentyn <strong>Sylvestrov</strong> Valentyn Sylvestrov, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Ukrainian pianist and composer

Birth (83th anniversary)

1920

Roger Albin, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, cellist, choir director

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

Ghazaros Saryan, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Soviet composer

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

1919

Patricia Neway, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, American operatic and musical theatre singer (1919-2012)

Birth

1918

Aldo Parisot, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Brazilian-American music educator and cellist

Birth

1879

Henri Casadesus, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, violist, viola d'amore player, composer, and music publisher

Birth

1852

Charles Villiers <strong>Stanford</strong> Charles Villiers Stanford, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, Irish composer, music teacher, and conductor

Birth

1840

1839

Joseph Maria Wolfram, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, German-Czech politician and amateur composer (1789-1839)

Death (age 50)

1838

Emily Soldene, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, British actor-manager, singer and writer

Birth

1811

Nina Gned, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, child actor, actor and stage actor (1811-1874)

Birth

1752

Justin Heinrich <strong>Knecht</strong> Justin Heinrich Knecht, Anniversaries (September 30), Classical music history, German composer, organist and music theorist

Birth

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