On This Day

Events in Music in 1901

  • Feb 25 George Cohan's musical "Governor's Son" premieres in NYC

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Mar 14 1st performance of Anton Bruckner's 6th Symphony in A

Composer Anton Bruckner
Composer
Anton Bruckner

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May 29 Ignacy Jan Paderewski's opera "Manru" has its world premiere in Dresden

Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski
Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister
Ignacy Jan Paderewski

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Oct 19 Edward Elgar's "Pomp & Circumstance March" premieres in Liverpool

Composer Edward Elgar
Composer
Edward Elgar

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Oct 27 1st complete performance of Claude Debussy's orchestral composition "Nocturnes"

Composer Claude Debussy
Composer
Claude Debussy

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Nov 11 Maurice Ravel composition "Jeux d'eau" premieres

Composer and Pianist Maurice Ravel
Composer and Pianist
Maurice Ravel

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Nov 20 Opera "Grisélidis" by Jules Massenet, Armand Silvestre and Eugène Morand premieres in Paris

Composer Jules Massenet
Composer
Jules Massenet

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Nov 21 Richard Strauss' opera "Feuersnot" premieres in Dresden

Composer and Conductor Richard Strauss
Composer and Conductor
Richard Strauss
  • Nov 28 Gustav Mahler's 4th Symphony in G premieres