On This Day

April 23, 1958 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Events in Music

  • Robert Kurka's "The Good Soldier Schweik", with libretto written by Abe Meeropol, premieres at the New York City Opera

Birthdays in Music

  • Hilmar Örn Hilmarsson, Icelandic music composer, born in Reykjavík, Iceland