Year 1910 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Feb 19 English premiere of Richard Strauss' opera "Elektra"
  • Mar 27 Fire during a barn-dance in Ököritófülpös, Hungary, killed 312
  • Jun 25 Igor Stravinsky's ballet "The Firebird" for the Ballets Russes premieres at the Opéra de Paris, Paris
  • Sep 12 Gustav Mahler's 8th Symphony ("Symphony of A Thousand") premieres in Munich with 1028 musicians
  • Sep 19 George M. Cohan's musical "Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford" premieres in NYC
  • Dec 28 Opera "Konigskinder" is produced (NYC)

Musicians Who Died in 1910

  • Jan 28 Jose Garcia Robles, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • Feb 15 Albert Fuchs, Swiss-German composer, dies at 51
  • Feb 16 Albert Heinrich Zabel, German-Russian harpist and composer, dies at 75
  • Mar 10 Carl Reinecke, German pianist, composer and teacher (Undine Sonata), dies at 85
  • Mar 17 Joaquin Valverde Durán, Spanish composer, dies at 64

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