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.
November 18: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For November 18, there are no less than 99 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Jean-Baptiste Loeillet of London (340th anniversary, Birth), Ignacy Jan Paderewski (160th anniversary, Birth), Wanda Wermińska (120th anniversary, Birth), Edwin Bélanger (110th anniversary, Birth), Kazimierz Kord (90th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.
All important anniversaries to commemorate a November 18
Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Anniversaries (November 18), Classical music history, Polish pianist, composer, supporter of Poland's independence movements, politician, Prime Minister of reborn Poland (1860-1941)