Thousands of anniversaries. In 2020, 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 25: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For March 25, there are no less than 83 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Franz Innozenz Nachbaur (190th anniversary, Birth), Francesco Basili (170th anniversary, Death), Magda Olivero (110th anniversary, Birth), Jean-Joël Barbier (100th anniversary, Birth), Walter Susskind (40th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.