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.
July 21: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 21, there are no less than 77 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Isaac Stern (100th anniversary, Birth), Ezequiel Viñao (60th anniversary, Birth), Oliver Kuusik (40th anniversary, Birth), Iain Hamilton (20th anniversary, Death), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (10th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.