What Happened on December 3, 1908

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Edward Elgar's 1st Symphony in A performed by the Hallé Orchestra conducted by Hans Richter, premieres in Manchester, England

Composer Edward Elgar
Composer
Edward Elgar

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