Thousands of anniversaries. In 2020, 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.
February 15: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For February 15, there are no less than 96 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Ernst Eichner (280th anniversary, Birth), Jean-François Le Sueur (260th anniversary, Birth), Jacques Isnardon (160th anniversary, Birth), Alexander Uninsky (110th anniversary, Birth), Guy Touvron (70th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.