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 23: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 23, there are no less than 74 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Salvatore Papaccio (130th anniversary, Birth), Luciano Della Pergola (110th anniversary, Birth), Pavel Gililov (70th anniversary, Birth), Jan Pogány (60th anniversary, Birth), Yann Tiersen (50th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.
All important anniversaries to commemorate a June 23
Luciano Della Pergola, Anniversaries (June 23), Classical music history, Luciano Della Pergola. Tenor, teacher, producer, b Bucharest 23 Jun 1910, of Italian parents, naturalized Canadian 1961, d Montreal 13 May 1991