Neue Mozart-Ausgabe, second complete edition of the works of Mozart; New Media Age, British new media magazine; New Midsize Airplane, a Boeing project to develop a new airliner for delivery in the 2020s. New Model Army (band), English rock band; News Media Alliance, a trade group for the news industry in the US and Canada
2020 was a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2020th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 20th year of the 3rd millennium, the 20th year of the 21st century, and the 1st year of the 2020s decade.
Luciano Pavarotti Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (/ ˌ p æ v ə ˈ r ɒ t i /, also US: / ˌ p ɑː v-/; Italian: [luˈtʃaːno pavaˈrɔtti]; 12 October 1935 – 6 September 2007) was an Italian operatic tenor who during the late part of his career crossed over into popular music, eventually becoming one of the most acclaimed and loved tenors of all time.
Yuri Bashmet was born on 24 January 1953 in Rostov-on-Don in the family of Abram Borisovich Bashmet and Maya Zinovyeva Bashmet (née Krichever). His paternal grandmother, Tsilya Efimovna, studied singing at the conservatory for two years in her youth.
April 11 – John Kerry becomes the first Secretary of State to visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, where he and other Group of Seven (G7) members lay wreaths. Before Kerry's trip, Representative Nancy Pelosi (D-California)—then the Speaker of the House of Representatives—was the highest-ranking U.S. official to visit the memorial.
Forest of Piano, known in Japan as Piano no Mori: The Perfect World of Kai (ピアノの森 – The perfect world of KAI), is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Makoto Isshiki. It was serialized by Kodansha from 1998 to 2015, initially in Young Magazine Uppers before transferring to Weekly Morning .
Home-museum of Leopold and Mstislav Rostropovich; Mstislav Rostropovich – Daily Telegraph obituary; Mstislav Rostropovich: Cellist, Conductor, Humanitarian Cellist Arash Amini shares his personal experiences with Slava, a feature from the Bloomingdale School of Music (October 2007) Why the cello is a hero, interview with the Daily Telegraph
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The Proms or BBC Proms, formally named the Henry Wood Promenade Concerts, is an eight-week summer season of daily orchestral classical music concerts and other events held annually, predominantly in the Royal Albert Hall in central London. The Proms were founded in 1895, and are now organised and broadcast by the BBC.
Industry milestones October. October 26 – Sony releases PlayStation 2, a video game console that also plays DVDs, in North America. In the United States, Bringing Out the Dead is the last film to be released on LaserDisc by a major studio.