Events in Music in 1869

Music Premiere

Feb 26 Franz Schubert's Symphony number 4, "The Tragic", premieres

  • May 2 The Folies Trévise (later cabaret hall Folies Bergère) opens as an opera house in Paris, France

Music Premiere

Sep 22 Richard Wagner's opera "Das Rheingold" (the 1st piece of his "Ring" cycle) premieres in Munich, Germany

Music History

Oct 6 Johannes Brahms' "Liebeslieder Walzer" premieres