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.
October 14: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For October 14, there are no less than 83 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Jean-Joseph Rodolphe (290th anniversary, Birth), Alexandrine-Caroline Branchu (170th anniversary, Death), Erzsi Radnai (120th anniversary, Birth), Vasko Vassilev (50th anniversary, Birth), Leonard Bernstein (30th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.