On This Day

February 1851 in Music History

Events in Music

Music Premiere

Feb 6 Robert Schumann's 3rd Symphony "Rhenisch" premieres in Dusseldorf

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 20 Josef Alois Ladurner, Austrian keyboardist, choral director, composer, and priest dies at 81
  • Feb 25 Ferdinand Simon Gassner, Austrian composer, dies at 53