On This Day

February 1893 in Music

Events in Music


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Feb 1 Giacomo Puccini's Opera "Manon Lescaut" premieres in Turin

Composer Giacomo Puccini
Composer
Giacomo Puccini

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Feb 9 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Falstaff" premieres in Milan

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Composer
Giuseppe Verdi

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 4 Bernard Rogers, American composer (Warrior, Marriage of Aude, Passion), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 15 Walter Donaldson, US pianist/composer (Girl Crazy, Whoopee)
  • Feb 21 Andres Segovia, Linares Spain, classical guitarist, (d. 1987)
  • Feb 27 Joseph Messner, Austrian organist and composer, born in Schwaz, Tyrol (d. 1969)