On This Day

Events in Music in 1895

  • Jan 25 New Haven Symphony Orchestra of Connecticut performs its first concert

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Jan 27 Marius Petipa and Lev Ivanov's revival of Pyotr Tchaikovsky's ballet "Swan Lake" premieres in St. Petersburg

  • Mar 4 Gustav Mahler's 2nd Symphony premieres in Berlin
  • Apr 14 1st performance of Gustav Mahler's (incomplete) 2nd Symphony
  • Aug 10 1st Queen's Hall Promenade Concerto (Wagner's "Rienzi")
  • Dec 13 First complete execution of Gustav Mahler's 2nd Symphony