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Anniversaries Year 2000

Anniversaries Year 2000

Year 2000

  • 14 JAN Centenary of the FP of Puccini's opera Tosca in Rome.
  • 28 JAN Centenary of the birth of English composer Michael Head.
  • 02 Feb Centenary of the FP of Gustav Charpentier's opera Louise in Paris.
  • 22 FEB Centenary of the FP of Samuel Coleridge-Taylor's trilogy Hiawatha's Departure in London.
  • 2 MAR Centenary of birth of German composer Kurt Weill in Dessau. d-3 APR 1950.
  • 12 MAY Centenary of first concert by Dallas Symphony.
  • 22 JUN Centenary of the birth of Russian American soprano Jennie Tourel. d 23 NOV 1973.
  • 02 JUL FP of Jean Sibelius' Finlandia in Helsinki, Finland.
  • 08 JUL Centenary of the birth of American composer George Antheil in Trenton NJ. d- 12 FEB 1959.
  • 09 JUL 85th birthday of composer David Diamond.
  • 26 JUL Centenary of the birth of French pianist Jacques Fevrier. d- 8 AUG 1979.
  • 28 JUL 250th anniversary of the death of J. S. Bach in Leipzig.
  • 29 JUL 75th birthday of Greek composer Mikis Theorakis.
  • 04 AUG 90th anniversary of the birth of William Schuman.
  • 08 AUG 50th anniversary of the death of Nikolai Miaskovsky.
  • 08 AUG Centenary of the birth of American composer Victor Young in Palm Springs, CA. d- 10 NOV 1956.
  • 08 AUG Centenary of the birth of French composer Andre Jolivet in Paris. d-20 DEC 1974.
  • 09 AUG 25th anniversary of the death of Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich.
  • 11 AUG Centenary of the birth of composer Alexander Mossolov.
  • 15 AUG 125th anniversay of the birth of composer Samuel Coleridge-Taylor.
  • 16 AUG 75th birthday of composer Krke Mecham.
  • 01 SEP 25th anniversary of the death of American violinist John Corigliano (KOR eh lee AH noh) (SR.) of Norfolk, CN b- 21 AUG 1901. (Concertmaster New York Philharmonic) [Father of 1999 Academy Award winning composer who shares his name].
  • 27 SEP Centenary of the birth of English conductor Isadore Godfrey. d- SEP 1977.
  • 03 OCT Centenary of the FP of Elgar's oratorio Dream of Gerontius in Birmingham.
  • 08 OCT 65th birthday of composer Giya Kancheli.
  • 13 OCT 50th birthday of American mezzo-soprano Katherin Ciesinski of Newark, DE.
  • 15 OCT Symphony Hall Boston becomes the home of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
  • 03 NOV FP of Rimsky-Korsakov's opera The Tale of Tsar Saltan in Moscow.
  • 5 NOV 65th birthday of English composer Nicholas Maw.
  • 07 NOV Centenary of the birth of Russian-American conductor Efram Kurtz in St. Petersburg. d- 27 JUN 1995.
  • 14 NOV Centenary of the birth of American composer Aaron Copland in Brooklyn, NY. d- 2 DEC 1990. Copland on disc
  • 16 NOV Centenary of First Concert of The Philadelphia Orchestra. Fritz Scheel conducting.
  • 16 NOV 50th birthday of English baritone David Wilson-Johnson of Northampton.
  • 22 NOV Centenary of the death of English composer Sir Arthur Sullivan.
  • 22 NOV 75th birthday of American composer and conductor Gunther Schuller.
  • 01 DEC 50th anniversary of the death of British composer E. J. 'Jack' Moeran.
  • 06 DEC 80th birthday of American composer and pianist Dave Brubeck.
  • 07 DEC 50th birthday of American mezzo-soprano Kathleen Kuhlmann of San Francisco.
  • 09 DEC Centenary of the FP of Nuage, Fetes from the Nocturnes by Claude Debussy. Lamoureaux Concerts in Paris. Sirenes the final mmt FP 27 OCT 1901.
  • 22 DEC Centenary of the birth of English composer Alan Bush in Dulwich, London. d- 1995.
  • 24 DEC 25th anniversay of the death of American composer and conductor Bernard Hermann in LA, CA. b- 29 JAN 1911.
  • 25 DEC ~ Centenary of the birth of American mezzo soprano Gladys Swartout in Deepwater, MO. d-, 7 JUL 1969.
  • 27 DEC Centenary of German music teacher and conductor Karl Haas. d- 7 JUL 1970. [Not to be confused with the radio host].
  • 30 DEC 50th birthday of American soprano June Anderson of Boston.

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