Music anniversaries to be commemorated on May 11: births, premieres...
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.
May 11: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For May 11, there are no less than 74 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Alexander Shemansky (120th anniversary, Birth), Arnold Voketaitis (90th anniversary, Birth), Ron Bottcher (80th anniversary, Birth), Charles Rousselière (70th anniversary, Death), Irina Bossini (50th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.