On This Day

Events in Music in 1831

  • Mar 6 Vincenzo Bellini's opera "La Sonnambula" premieres in Milan
  • Jul 4 "America (My Country 'Tis of Thee)" is 1st sung in Boston

Music Concert

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

  • Nov 22 Opera "Robert Le Diable" is produced (Paris)
  • Dec 26 Vincenzo Bellini's opera "Norma" premieres in Milan