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.
June 17: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 17, there are no less than 57 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Florence Cole Talbert (130th anniversary, Birth), Hermann Reutter (120th anniversary, Birth), H. Owen Reed (110th anniversary, Birth), Romuald Twardowski (90th anniversary, Birth), Sándor Farkas (50th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.