1872 in music

This article is about music-related events in 1872.

List of years in music (table)

EventsEdit

 
At the Ballet, 1872, by Edgar Degas

Published popular musicEdit

  • "Moonlight on the Potomac" by John Philip Sousa
  • "Waste Not, Want Not [You Never Miss the Water Till the Well Runs Dry]" by Harry Linn & Rollin Howard
  • "Only a Dream" by George Cooper & William Vincent Wallace

Classical musicEdit

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