On This Day

Events in Music on July 26

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1882 Richard Wagner's opera "Parsifal" premieres in Bayreuth, Germany

Composer Richard Wagner
Richard Wagner

Music releaseMusic Premiere

1973 Peter Shaffer's musical "Equus" premieres in London

Playwright Peter Shaffer
Peter Shaffer
  • 1992 "Man of La Mancha" closes at Marquis Theater NYC after 108 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2018 Sir Paul McCartney performs a secret gig at the Cavern Club in Liverpool, where the Beatles began

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney