On This Day

Events in Music in 1823

  • Feb 2 Gioacchino Rossini's opera "Semiramide" premieres in Venice
  • Apr 24 Eugene Scribes opera "Le Menteur Veridique" premieres in Paris
  • May 8 "Home! Sweet Home!" by John Howard Payne is 1st sung in London

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 5 Carl Maria von Weber visits Ludwig van Beethoven

Music releaseTheater Premiere

Dec 20 Play "Rosamunde, Princess of Cyprus" by Helmina von Ch├ęzy with incidental music by Franz Schubert premieres in Vienna

Composer Franz Schubert
Franz Schubert