Musical History Of The 1913
1913 in music
This is a list of notable events in music that took place in the year 1913.
March 9 – The second performance of Francesco Balilla Pratella’s Musica Futurista in Rome becomes the first of several pieces this year of classical music with an unruly audience response.
March 31 – Skandalkonzert: A concert at the Musikverein in Vienna with Arnold Schoenberg conducting music by himself and his pupils Alban Berg and Anton Webern, particularly Berg’s Altenberg Lieder, provokes fisticuffs and is abandoned.
April 1 – Manuel de Falla’s opera La vida breve is given its world première in Nice.
May 29 – The ballet The Rite of Spring, with music by Igor Stravinsky conducted by Pierre Monteux and choreography by Vaslav Nijinsky is premièred by Sergei ...