On This Day

Events in Music in 1843

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Jan 2 Richard Wagner's opera "The Flying Dutchman" premieres in Dresden

Composer Richard Wagner
Composer
Richard Wagner
  • Jan 3 Gaetano Donizetti's opera "Don Pasquale" premieres in Paris
  • Feb 11 Opera "I Lombardi" premieres in Milan
  • Nov 27 Opera "Bohemian Girl" by Michael William Balfe with a libretto by Alfred Bunn first produced in London

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Dec 4 Robert Schumann's "Das Paradies und die Peri" premieres in Leipzig

Composer Robert Schumann
Composer
Robert Schumann