Events in Music in 1831

  • Mar 6 Vincenzo Bellini's opera "La Sonnambula" premieres at Teatro Carcano in Milan, Italy
  • Jul 4 "America (My Country 'Tis of Thee)", with lyric by Samuel Francis Smith, has 1st public performance at Park Street Church in Boston, Massachusetts

Music Concert

Oct 17 Felix Mendelssohn's 1st Piano concert in G, premieres in Munich, Germany, with the composer as soloist

  • Nov 21 Giacomo Meyerbeer's opera "Robert le diable" (Robert the Devil) premieres at the Paris Opéra
  • Dec 26 Vincenzo Bellini's opera "Norma" premieres in Milan