On This Day

Events in Music in 1862

  • Feb 8 Opera "Lily of Killarney" premieres in London
  • Feb 28 Charles Gounod's opera "La Reine de Saba" premieres in Paris
  • Aug 9 Berlioz' opera "Beatrice et Benedict" premieres in Baden-Baden

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Nov 22 Opera "La Forza del Destino" by Giuseppe Verdi debuts at Bolshoi Theatre in St. Petersburg, Russia [Nov 10 O.S.]

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Composer
Giuseppe Verdi