1881 in music

This article is about music-related events in 1881.

List of years in music (table)

Specific locationsEdit

EventsEdit

 
Ilya Repin's celebrated portrait of Mussorgsky, painted 2–5 March 1881, only a few days before the composer's death.

Bands formedEdit

Published popular musicEdit

Classical musicEdit

OperaEdit

Musical theaterEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Magill, Frank N. (1990). Great Lives from History: Mas-Ror. Pasadena: Salem Press. p. 1814. ISBN 978-0-89356-569-5.
  2. ^ Sadie, Julie Anne; Samuel, Rhian (1996). The New Grove Dictionary of Women Composers. London: Macmillan. p. 143. ISBN 978-0-33351-598-3.