Music anniversaries to be commemorated on January 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.
January 17: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 17, there are no less than 80 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Alexander Taneyev (171th anniversary, Birth), Lilian Henschel (161th anniversary, Birth), Yuri Fayer (131th anniversary, Birth), Kathryn Meisle (51th anniversary, Death), Philip Jones (21th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.