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Premieres today

Leoš Janáček (1904) 117 years ago
Premiere of Jenufa, in Brno, Czech Republic.
Ernö von Dohnányi (1910) 111 years ago
Premiere of Der Schleier de Pierrette, in Dresden, Germany.
Alfredo Casella (1917) 104 years ago
Premiere of Elegia Eroica, in Rome, Italy.
Béla Bartók (1937) 84 years ago
Premiere of Music for strings, percussion and celesta, in Basel, Switzerland.
Igor Markevitch (1938) 83 years ago
Premiere of Le Nouvel Age, in Warsaw, Poland.
Peter Wallin (1996) 25 years ago
First performance of "Trinity Agreement", in Esbjerg, Denmark.