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Gaetano Donizetti (1840) hace 182 años
Premiere of La Favorite, in Paris, France.
Franz Berwald (1843) hace 179 años
Premiere of Symphony Sérieuse, in Stockholm, Sweden.
Camille Saint-Saens (1877) hace 145 años
Premiere of Samson et Dalila, in Weimar, Germany.
Johannes Brahms (1883) hace 139 años
Premiere of Symphony no. 3 in F major op. 90, in Vienna, Austria.
Bela Bartok (1949) hace 73 años
Premiere of the viola concerto, in Minneapolis, USA.
Leonard Bernstein, Olivier Messiaen (1949) hace 73 años
Premiere of Messiaen's Turangalîlâ Symphony, in Boston, USA, with Leonard Bernstein conducting.
Michael Tippett (1970) hace 52 años
Premiere of The Knot Garden, in London, England.
Peter Wallin (1998) hace 24 años
First performance of "Chorale 2", in Folding, Denmark.