On This Day

Events in Music in 1913

  • Feb 3 Golden and Cawthorne's musical "Sunshine Girl" premieres in New York City
  • Mar 4 Gabriel Faure's opera "Penelope" premieres in Monte Carlo

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May 29 Igor Stravinsky's ballet score "Le Sacre du Printemps" (The Rite of Spring) premieres in Paris, provoking a riot

Composer Igor Stravinsky
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Igor Stravinsky
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