Premieres today

Anton Bruckner (1892) 125 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 8 in c minor, in Vienna, Austria.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1892) 125 years ago
Premiere of The Nutcracker, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
Leoš Janáček (1927) 90 years ago
Premiere of The Case Macropulos, in Brno, Czech Republic.
Anton Webern (1929) 88 years ago
Premiere of Symphony op. 21, in New York, USA.
Luciano Berio (1989) 28 years ago
Premiere of Canticum Novissimi Testamenti II, in Paris, France.
Pierre Boulez (1989) 28 years ago
Premiere of Antiphonies, in Paris, France.