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.
August 24: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For August 24, there are no less than 80 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Ingeborg Bronsart von Schellendorf (180th anniversary, Birth), Françoise Pean de la Roche-Jagu (150th anniversary, Death), Vladimir Vasilyev (120th anniversary, Death), Rajko Koritnik (90th anniversary, Birth), Anna Medek (60th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.