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 9: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For August 9, there are no less than 73 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Yuri Aleksandrovich Gulyayev (90th anniversary, Birth), Alessandro Bonci (80th anniversary, Death), Louis Cahuzac (60th anniversary, Death), Tommi Hakala (50th anniversary, Birth), Carla Martinis (10th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.
All important anniversaries to commemorate a August 9
Emil František Burian, Anniversaries (August 9), Classical music history, Czech poet, journalist, singer, actor, musician, composer, playwright adviser, playwright and director communist
Death (age 55)