Music anniversaries to be commemorated on May 16: births, premieres...
Thousands of anniversaries. In 2022, 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 16: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For May 16, there are no less than 95 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Friedrich Wilhelm Berner (241th anniversary, Birth), Georges Marty (161th anniversary, Birth), Friedrich Gulda (91th anniversary, Birth), Susanna Rigacci (61th anniversary, Birth), Jeremy Denk (51th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.