On this day in 2013 the world premiere of Nico Muhly‘s Two Boys took place at the Met

Birthday anniversaries of librettists Michel Carré (1822) and Giuseppe Giacosa (1847), composer Joseph Canteloube (1879), conductor Georg Solti (1912) and tenors John Alexander (1923) and Kenneth Collins (1935).

Happy birthday to the creator of parterre box‘s sleek new look and functionality, Nick Scholl.