Events in Music in 1884

  • Jan 19 Jules Massenet's opera "Manon" premieres in Paris
  • Mar 8 1st performance of Edward MacDowell's 2nd Piano suite
  • Sep 24 Dixey, Rice & Gill's musical "Adonis" premieres in NYC
  • Dec 30 Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig