Music anniversaries to be commemorated on August 14: 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.
August 14: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For August 14, there are no less than 89 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Samuel Sebastian Wesley (211th anniversary, Birth), Pierre Schaeffer (111th anniversary, Birth), Sarah Brightman (61th anniversary, Birth), Vano Muradeli (51th anniversary, Death), Julian Bream (1th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.