Thousands of anniversaries. In 2021, 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 25: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 25, there are no less than 88 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Bartolomé Ramos de Pareja (580th anniversary, Birth), Geminiano Giacomelli (280th anniversary, Death), Johann Gottfried Vierling (270th anniversary, Birth), Giusto Fernando Tenducci (230th anniversary, Death), Rutland Boughton (60th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.
All important anniversaries to commemorate a January 25
Robert Parsons, Anniversaries (January 25), Classical music history, Parsons, Robert; b. ca. 1535; d. Jan. 25, 1571/72, Newark-upon-Trent; English composer; first documented in the Teller's Roll for 1560-1
Death (age 37)