On This Day

Events in Music in 1823

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Feb 2 Gioachino 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 Chézy with incidental music by Franz Schubert premieres in Vienna

Composer Franz Schubert
Franz Schubert