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 9: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For June 9, there are no less than 86 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Otto Nicolai (210th anniversary, Birth), Varvara Malama (150th anniversary, Birth), Boris Sibor (140th anniversary, Birth), Enric Martínez-Castignani (50th anniversary, Birth), Christine Johnson (10th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.