On This Day

June 1821 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Jun 18 Carl Maria von Weber's opera "Der Freischutz" ("The Marksman") premieres at Schauspielhaus, Berlin, Germany
  • Jun 25 Carl Maria von Weber's "Konzertstück in f, for Piano and Orchestra" premieres

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 15 Nikolay Zaremba, Russian composer and teacher of Tchaikovsky, born in Vitebsk Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1879)
  • Jun 27 August Conradi, German organist and composer, born in Berlin (d. 1873)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 18 Charles Hague, English composer, dies at 52