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Premieres today

Richard Strauss (1885) 136 years ago
Premiere of concerto for horn and orchestra no. 1 in E flat major op. 11, in Meiningen, Germany.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1791) 230 years ago
Premiere of piano concerto in B flat major KV 595, in Vienna, Austria, with Mozart at the piano.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1870) 151 years ago
Premiere of Phantasy Overture Romeo and Julia, in Moscow, Russia.
Alexander Glazunov (1905) 116 years ago
Premiere of the violin concerto in a minor op. 82, in St. Petersburg, with Glazunov conducting.
Edgard Varèse (1923) 98 years ago
Premiere of Hyperprism, in New York, USA.
Boris Blacher (1947) 74 years ago
Premiere of Die Flut, in Dresden, Germany.
Luigi Dallapiccola (1952) 69 years ago
Premiere of Tartiniana, in Bern, Switzerland.
Hans-Jürgen von Bose (1991) 30 years ago
Premiere of Labyrinth I, in Stuttgart, Germany.
Peter Wallin (2001) 20 years ago
First performance of "Oya", in Esbjerg, Denmark.