Premieres today

Franz Schubert (1850) 167 years ago
Premiere of string quintet in C major op. 163 D 956, in Vienna, Austria.
Ambroise Thomas (1866) 151 years ago
Premiere of Mignon, in Paris, France.
Umberto Menotti Maria Giordano (1898) 119 years ago
Premiere of Fedora, in Milan, Italy.
Emmerich Kálmán (1915) 102 years ago
Premiere of Die Csárdásfürstin, in Vienna, Austria.
Olivier Messiaen (1989) 28 years ago
Premiere of La Ville d'en-Haut, in Paris, France.
Peter Wallin (1992) 25 years ago
First performance of "Four movements about intoxication", in Esbjerg, Denmark.