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Premieres today

Claudio Monteverdi (1607) 414 years ago
Premiere of Orfeo, in Mantua, Italy.
George Frideric Handel (1711) 310 years ago
Premiere of Rinaldo, in London, England.
Edvard Hagerup Grieg (1876) 145 years ago
Premiere of the Peer Gynt play music in Christiana Theatre, Christiana (Oslo), Norway, with Grieg conducting.
Roy Harris (1939) 82 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 3, in Boston, USA.
Alban Berg, Friedrich Cerha (1979) 42 years ago
Premiere of Berg's Lulu (completed by Cerha), in Paris, France.
Peter Wallin (2020) 1 year ago
First performance of "33 Bars No. 24" (Version for 2)