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Premieres today

Franz Joseph Haydn (1792) 227 years ago
Premiere of Symphony in G major Hob. I:94 “Surprise”, in London, England, with Haydn conducting.
Ludwig van Beethoven (1828) 191 years ago
Premiere of String Quartet in F major op. 135, in Vienna, Austria.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1886) 133 years ago
Premiere of the Manfred Symphony op. 58, in Moscow, Russia.
Reinhold Moritzovich Glière (1912) 107 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 3 “Ilya Murometz”, in Moscow, Russia.
Ernest Bloch (1917) 102 years ago
Premiere of Trois Poèmes Juifs, in Boston, USA.
Frederick Delius (1922) 97 years ago
Premiere of the Requiem, in London, England.
Hans Pfitzner (1933) 86 years ago
Premiere of Symphony in c sharp minor op. 36, in Munich, Germany, with Pfitzner conducting.
Béla Bartók (1939) 80 years ago
Premiere of violin concerto no. 2, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Bruno Maderna (1972) 47 years ago
Premiere of Aura, in Chicago, USA.