On This Day

Events in Music in 1875

  • Jan 5 Charles Garnier's new Opera opens in Paris

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Mar 3 Georges Bizet's last and greatest opera "Carmen" premieres in Paris

Composer Georges Bizet
Georges Bizet

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Oct 25 The first performance of the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky is given in Boston, Massachusetts with Hans von Bülow as soloist