On This Day

Events in Music in 1910

Music Premiere

Feb 19 English premiere of Richard Strauss' opera "Elektra"

  • Mar 27 Fire during a barn-dance in Ököritófülpös, Hungary, killed 312

Music Premiere

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

  • Sep 12 Gustav Mahler's 8th Symphony ("Symphony of A Thousand") premieres in Munich with 1028 musicians

Music Premiere

Sep 19 George M. Cohan's musical "Get-Rich-Quick Wallingford" premieres in NYC

  • Dec 28 Opera "Konigskinder" is produced (NYC)