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January 1842 in Music History

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 7 Gioachino Rossini's cantata "Stabat Mater" premieres in Paris


Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 7 Johan Lindegren, Swedish composer, musician and teacher, born in Ullared, Sweden (d. 1908)
  • Jan 22 Charles Henri Marechal, composer