Premieres today

Giuseppe Verdi (1859) 159 years ago
Premiere of Un Ballo in Maschera, in Rome, Italy
César Auguste Franck (1889) 129 years ago
Premiere of Symphony in d minor, in Paris, France.
Hector Berlioz, Ferenc Liszt (1855) 163 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto no. 1 in E flat major, in Weimar, Germany, with Liszt playing the piano and Berlioz conducting.
Gustav Mahler (1901) 117 years ago
Premiere of Das Klagende Lied, in Wien, Austria, Mahler conducting.
Giacomo Puccini (1904) 114 years ago
Premiere of Madama Butterfly, in Milan, Italy.
Yehudi Wyner (2005) 12 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto "Chiavi in Mano", in Boston, USA, with Robert Levin playing the piano and Robert Spano conducting.