oceangoing
English

Premieres today

Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1842) 182 years ago
Premiere of Symphony in a minor no. 3 op. 56 “Scottish”, in Leipzig, Germany, with Mendelssohn conducting.
Robert Schumann (1853) 171 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 4 in d minor op. 120 (second version), in Düsseldorf, Germany, with Schumann conducting.
Johannes Brahms (1870) 154 years ago
Premiere of the Alt Rhapsodie op. 53, in Jena, Germany.
Georges Bizet (1875) 149 years ago
Premiere of Carmen, in Paris, France.
Richard Strauss (1899) 125 years ago
Premiere of Ein Heldenleben, in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, with Strauss conducting.
Anton Webern (1943) 81 years ago
Premiere of Variations for Orchestra op. 30, in Wintherthur, Austria.
Alice Shields (2004) 20 years ago
Mioritiza - Requiem for Rachel Corrie