On This Day

January 1882 in Music History

Events in Music

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 13 Richard Wagner completes his opera "Parsifal"

Composer Richard Wagner
Richard Wagner

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 22 Theodore Kosloff, Russian-born actor, ballet dancer and choreographer, born in Moscow, Russian Empire (d. 1956)

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 21 Anton Emil Titl, Austrian composer, dies at 72
  • Jan 25 Peter Singer, composer, dies at 71