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.
November 26: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For November 26, there are no less than 84 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Celeste Coltellini (260th anniversary, Birth), Nicolas-Étienne Framery (210th anniversary, Death), Heinrich Knote (150th anniversary, Birth), Eero Heinonen (70th anniversary, Birth), Nathan Gunn (50th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.