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.
March 15: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 15, there are no less than 100 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Nicola Vaccai (230th anniversary, Birth), Raimondo Boucheron (220th anniversary, Birth), Anna-Lisa Björling (110th anniversary, Birth), Ferdinand Hellmesberger (80th anniversary, Death), Cristian Măcelaru (40th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.