On This Day

December 1849 in Music History

Events in Music


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Dec 8 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Luisa Miller" premieres in Naples

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Composer
Giuseppe Verdi
  • Dec 14 1st chamber music group in US gives their 1st concert in Boston

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 14 Conradin Kreutzer, German composer, dies at 69