On This Day

Events in Music in 1918

  • Feb 1 Franz Lehar's opera "Wo die Lerche singt" premieres in Budapest

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Feb 1 Jerome Kern, Guy Bolton & P. G. Wodehouse's musical premieres in New York

Broadway Composer Jerome Kern
Broadway Composer
Jerome Kern
  • Feb 14 H Atteridge & S Rombergs musical "Sinbad," premieres in NYC
  • Mar 7 H Carroll & J McCarthy's musical "Oh, Look!" premieres in NYC

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Aug 19 Irving Berlin's musical "Yip Yip Yaphank" premieres in NYC

Composer and Lyricist Irving Berlin
Composer and Lyricist
Irving Berlin

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Oct 4 Musical "Sometime" with Mae West premieres in NYC

Actress Mae West
Actress
Mae West

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Dec 14 Giacomo Puccini's opera "Il Trittico" premieres in NYC

Composer Giacomo Puccini
Composer
Giacomo Puccini