Music anniversaries to be commemorated on August 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.
August 18: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For August 18, there are no less than 79 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Antonio Salieri (271th anniversary, Birth), Gustaf Sjöberg (151th anniversary, Birth), Dmitri Kitayenko (81th anniversary, Birth), Andrew Schultz (61th anniversary, Birth), Katie Harman (41th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.