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.
January 7: Essential anniversaries
Throughout 10 centuries of history, there are thousands of anniversaries. For January 7, there are no less than 92 dates to remember: births, deaths, premieres, inaugurations... Among them: Josef Antonín Sehling (310th anniversary, Birth), Josef Lipavsky (210th anniversary, Death), Leopold Matuszyński (200th anniversary, Birth), Vadim Borisovsky (120th anniversary, Birth), Matthias Rexroth (50th 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 January 7
John Lanigan, Anniversaries (January 7), Classical music history, Australian operatic tenor, born 7 January 1921 in Seddon, Australia and died 1 August 1996 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
99th anniversary (2021)