Music anniversaries to be commemorated on September 6: 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 6: Essential anniversaries

Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 6, there are no less than 70 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Manfred Gurlitt (130th anniversary, Birth), Daniele Barioni (90th anniversary, Birth), Detlev Glanert (60th anniversary, Birth), Louie Pounds (50th anniversary, Death), Fernando Valenti (30th 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 6

 

September 6

2017

2002

Rafael Druian, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, violinist, concertmaster, conductor

Death (age 79)

1997

Helmut Polze, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, German theatre actor and opera singer

Death (age 64)

1980

Alexander Ferdinand Grychtolik, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, German harpsichordist, improviser and musicologist

Birth (40th anniversary)

1979

Ronald <strong>Binge</strong> Ronald Binge, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, British composer and arranger

Death (age 69)

1978

1977

Paul Burkhard, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Swiss composer (1911-1977)

Death (age 65)

Yuval Avital, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Israeli composer

Birth (43th anniversary)

1976

Sofi Jeannin, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Swedish singer and choir director

Birth (44th anniversary)

1972

Leonardo Estévez, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Argentine opera singer

Birth (48th anniversary)

1971

Lior Navok, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Israeli composer, conductor, and pianist

Birth (49th anniversary)

1970

Louie Pounds, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, British opera singer and actress

Death (age 98)

50th anniversary    (2020)

1968

Karl Rankl, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, British composer and conductor

Death (age 69)

Anny Konetzni, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Austrian singer and opera singer

Death (age 66)

1965

Atsuhiko Gondai, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Japanese composer

Birth (55th anniversary)

1961

1960

Detlev Glanert, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, German opera composer

Birth (60th anniversary)

1956

Omar Ebrahim, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, English baritone vocalist and actor

Birth (64th anniversary)

Carlos Sandoval, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Mexican-German composer and multimedia artist

Birth (64th anniversary)

1951

Stephen McNeff, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Northern Irish composer

Birth (69th anniversary)

1950

Eugen Sârbu, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Romanian violinist

Birth (70th anniversary)

1945

Bohumil Tomáš, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Czech conductor, composer and organist

Death (age 74)

1939

Karl Hammes, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Death (age 43)

1938

Joan <strong>Tower</strong> Joan Tower, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, American composer, concert pianist and conductor

Birth (82th anniversary)

1930

Daniele <strong>Barioni</strong> Daniele Barioni, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Italian opera singer

Birth (90th anniversary)

1929

Weldon Thomas, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, American singer and opera singer

Birth (91th anniversary)

1928

Yevgeny <strong>Svetlanov</strong> Yevgeny Svetlanov, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Russian conductor, composer, and pianist

Birth

Elisabeth Ebert, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, German singer and opera singer

Birth (92th anniversary)

1926

1923

William Kraft, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, American composer and musician

Birth (97th anniversary)

1921

1920

Anders Näslund, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Swedish baritone, actor

Birth

100th anniversary    (2020)

 

1908

1896

Martin Härtinger, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, German singer, opera singer and music educator

Death (age 81)

1852

Mila Kupfer-Berger, Anniversaries (September 6), Classical music history, Austrian singer, opera singer and music educator

Birth

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