Premieres today

Adolphe-Charles Adam (1836) 181 years ago
Premiere of Le Postillon de Longjumeau, in Paris, France.
Max Reger (1908) 109 years ago
Premiere of violin concerto in A major op. 101, in Leipzig, Germany.
Modest Moussorgsky (1917) 100 years ago
Premiere of Sorochintsy Fair, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Gustaf Allan Pettersson (1968) 49 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 7, in Stockholm, Sweden.
Leonard Bernstein (1982) 35 years ago
Premiere of Candide (new version), in New York, USA.
Hans-Jürgen von Bose (1991) 26 years ago
Premiere of Love after Love, in Hamburg, Germany.
Toru Takemitsu (1991) 26 years ago
Premiere of Quotation of Dream, in London, England.
Peter Wallin (1985) 32 years ago
First performances of "Elegia piccola" and the original version of "Combat", in Genarp, Sweden.
Sophie Lacaze (1993) 24 years ago
Premiere of Voyelles for flute