Premieres today

Gaetano Donizetti (1834) 187 anni fa
Premiere of Maria Stuarda, in Naples, Italy.
Johannes Brahms (1871) 150 anni fa
Premiere of Schicksalslied op. 54, in Karlsruhe, Germany, with Brahms conducting.
Johannes Brahms (1873) 148 anni fa
Premiere of string quartet in a minor op. 51/2, in Berlin, Germany.
Johannes Brahms, Joseph Joachim (1887) 134 anni fa
Premiere of Brahms' Doppelkonzert for violin and cello in a minor op. 102, in Cologne, Germany, with Joachim playin the violin and Brahms conducting.
Gustav Mahler (1904) 117 anni fa
Premiere of Symphony no. 5 in c sharp minor, in Cologne, Germany, with Mahler conducting.
Serge Prokofiev (1923) 98 anni fa
Premiere of violin concerto no. 1 in D major op. 19, in Paris, France.