Music anniversaries to be commemorated on December 17: 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.
December 17: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For December 17, there are no less than 67 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Gabriel Bataille (391th anniversary, Death), Elizabeth Craven (271th anniversary, Birth), Karl Anton Eckert (201th anniversary, Birth), Saverio Mercadante (151th anniversary, Death), Peter Warlock (91th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.