On This Day

Events in Music in 1869

Music releaseMusic Premiere

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

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

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Sep 22 Richard Wagner's opera "Rhine Gold" premieres in Munich

Composer Richard Wagner
Richard Wagner

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 6 Johannes Brahms' "Liebeslieder Walzer" premieres

Composer and Conductor Johannes Brahms
Composer and Conductor
Johannes Brahms