On This Day

Events in Music in 1853

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Jan 19 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Il Trovatore" premieres in Rome

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Composer
Giuseppe Verdi

Historic InventionSteinway & Sons Piano

Mar 5 Piano company Steinway & Sons founded by Heinrich Steinweg (later Henry Steinway) in New York City
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Steinway Piano Advertisement circa 1866
Steinway Piano Advertisement circa 1866