Music anniversaries to be commemorated on June 20: births, premieres...
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.
June 20: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 20, there are no less than 71 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Halfdan Rode (150th anniversary, Birth), Paul Makanowitzky (100th anniversary, Birth), Jehan Alain (80th anniversary, Death), Julian Gembalski (70th anniversary, Birth), Allan Pettersson (40th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.