Events in Music on January 15

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1785 Mozart's string quartet opus 10 premieres

Classical Musician and Composer Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
Classical Musician and Composer
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
  • 1866 Bedrich Smetana's opera "Branibori v Cechach" premieres in Prague

Event of interestEvent of Interest

1895 Tchaikovsky's ballet "Swan Lake" premieres, St Petersburg (1/27 NS)

  • 1915 Sydney, Kern & Smith's musical "Love o' Mike" premieres in NYC
  • 1919 Pianist & statesman Ignace Paderewski becomes first premier of Poland
  • 1945 "Make Mine Manhattan" opens at Broadhurst Theater NYC for 429 performances
  • 1971 "Ari" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 19 performances

Music releaseMusic Single

1971 George Harrison releases "My Sweet Lord" single in the UK

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
George Harrison
  • 1989 "Ain't Misbehavin'" closes at Ambassador Theater NYC after 176 performances