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.
September 27: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 27, there are no less than 62 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Louise Grandjean (150th anniversary, Birth), Jacques Thibaud (140th anniversary, Birth), Josephine Barstow (80th anniversary, Birth), Carlos Guichandut (30th anniversary, Death), Nadya Afeyan (20th anniversary, Death)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.