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 29: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For July 29, there are no less than 85 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Herbert Kegel (100th anniversary, Birth), Alexander von Fielitz (90th anniversary, Death), Claudio Fabi (80th anniversary, Birth), Elżbieta Towarnicka (70th anniversary, Birth), John Barbirolli (50th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.