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Premieres today

Carl Maria von Weber (1821) 198 years ago
Premiere of Konzertstück in f minor op. 79, in Berlin, Germany, with Weber as soloist.
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1840) 179 years ago
Premiere of Symphony no. 2 in B flat major op. 52 “Lobgesang”, in Leipzig, Germany, with Mendelssohn conducting.
Robert Schumann (1850) 169 years ago
Premiere of Genoveva, in Leipzig, Germany.
Igor Stravinsky (1910) 109 years ago
Premiere of L'Oiseau de Feu, in Paris, France.
Hanns Eisler (1937) 82 years ago
Premiere of Deutsche Sinfonie, in Paris, France.
Witold Lutosławski (1965) 54 years ago
Premiere of Paroles Tissés, in Aldeburgh, England.