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Premieres today

Hugo Wolf (1896) 124 years ago
Premiere of Der Corregidor, in Mannheim, Germany.
Frederick Delius (1909) 111 years ago
Premiere of A Mess of Life, in London, England.
Erik Satie (1920) 100 years ago
Premiere of Socrate, in Paris, France.
Kurt Weill (1933) 87 years ago
Premiere of Die Sieben Todsünden, in Paris, France.
Benjamin Britten (1945) 75 years ago
Premiere of Peter Grimes, in London, England.
Rodion Shchedrin (1977) 43 years ago
Premiere of The Dead Souls, in Moscow, Russia.
Peter Wallin (1995) 25 years ago
First performance of "Four English episodes, and a final conclusion", in Esbjerg, Denmark.