On This Day

Events in Music in 1910

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Feb 19 English premiere of Richard Strauss' "Elektra"

Composer and Conductor Richard Strauss
Composer and Conductor
Richard Strauss
  • Mar 27 Fire during a barn-dance in Ököritófülpös, Hungary, killed 312

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Jun 25 Igor Stravinsky's ballet "The Firebird" premieres at the Opéra de Paris, Paris

Composer Igor Stravinsky
Composer
Igor Stravinsky
  • Sep 12 Gustav Mahler's 8th Symphony premieres in Munich with 1028 musicians
  • Dec 28 Opera "Konigskinder" is produced (NYC)