1868 in music

List of years in music (table)


Published popular musicEdit

  • "Come Back To Erin" by Claribel
  • "Her Bright Smile Haunts Me Still" w. J.E. Carpenter m. W.T. Wrighton
  • "I Cannot Sing The Old Songs"      w.m. Claribel
  • "Little Footsteps" w. Michael Bennett Leavitt m. James A. Barney
  • "The Man on the Flying Trapeze" by George Leybourne, Gaston Lyle, & Alfred Lee (first published the previous year)
  • "The Sweet By and By" w. S. Fillmore m. Joseph P. Webster
  • "Walking In The Zoo" w. Hugh Willoughby Sweny m. Alfred Lee
  • "The Whispering Hope" by Septimus Winner
  • "The Widow In The Cottage By The Sea"     w.m. Charles A. White
  • "Yield Not To Temptation" w.m. Horatio R. Palmer

Classical musicEdit


Musical theatreEdit




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  2. ^ Nicholas Martin; Jasper Rees (5 May 2016). Florence Foster Jenkins. Pan Macmillan. p. 12. ISBN 978-1-5098-2469-4.
  3. ^ H. Orsmond Anderton (1915). Granville Bantock. John Lane. p. 14.
  4. ^ The Musical World. J. Alfredo Novello. 1868. p. 60.
  5. ^ BBC Music Magazine. BBC Magazines. 2000. p. 45-47.
  6. ^ Arthur Hubbell Palmer (25 September 2019). Poems and Songs of Björnstjerne Björnson. BoD – Books on Demand. p. 174. ISBN 978-3-7340-8923-7.
  7. ^ Edward Ledger (1874). The Era Almanack, Dramatic & Musical. Era. p. 2.
  8. ^ Franz Liszt (1894). From Paris to Rome. Years of travel as virtuoso. Charles Scribner's Sons. p. 164.
  9. ^ Albert Ernest Wier (1938). The Macmillan Encyclopedia of Music and Musicians: In One Volume. Macmillan. p. 11.