On This Day

Events in Music in 1876

  • Apr 8 Amiliare Ponchielli's opera "La Gioconda" premieres in Milan

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Apr 22 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky completes his ballet "Swan Lake"

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Aug 13 The Bayreuth Festspielhaus opens with the first complete performance of Richard Wagner's Ring Cycle

Composer Richard Wagner
Composer
Richard Wagner

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Nov 4 Johannes Brahms' 1st Symphony in C premieres in Karlsruhe, Grand Duchy of Baden

Composer and Conductor Johannes Brahms
Composer and Conductor
Johannes Brahms