On This Day

Events in Music in 1884

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Jan 19 Jules Massenet's opera "Manon" premieres in Paris

Composer Jules Massenet
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Jules Massenet
  • Mar 8 1st performance of Edward MacDowell's 2nd Piano Suite
  • Sep 24 Dixey, Rice & Gill's musical "Adonis" premieres in NYC

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Dec 30 Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig

Composer Anton Bruckner
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Anton Bruckner