Music anniversaries to be commemorated on April 18: births, premieres...
Thousands of anniversaries. In 2022, 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.
April 18: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For April 18, there are no less than 90 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: José Maurício Nunes Garcia (191th anniversary, Death), Lorenz Nikolai Achté (121th anniversary, Death), Sorayya Gajar (111th anniversary, Birth), Jean Guillou (91th anniversary, Birth), Grigory Sokolov (71th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.