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.
September 29: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For September 29, there are no less than 86 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Auguste Pilati (210th anniversary, Birth), James Simon (140th anniversary, Birth), Paule Maurice (110th anniversary, Birth), Václav Neumann (100th anniversary, Birth), Richard Bonynge (90th anniversary, Birth)... to name only some of the artists, composers or performers, known or less known throughout the world.