On This Day

Events in Music in 1818

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jun 10 Pesaro opera theater opens with Gioachino Rossini's "La gaza ladra"

Music concertMusic Concert

Oct 24 Felix Mendelssohn, aged 9, performs his first public concert in Berlin

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn
  • Dec 24 Christmas carol "Silent Night" composed by Franz Xaver Gruber is first sung at St Nicholas parish church in Oberndorf, Austria