Music anniversaries to be commemorated on August 28: 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 28: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For August 28, there are no less than 85 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Antonín Kraft (201th anniversary, Death), Ivor Gurney (131th anniversary, Birth), Rimas Geniušas (101th anniversary, Birth), Joanna Woś (61th anniversary, Birth), Antony Hämäläinen (41th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.