Date Fact Information
23-01-1881 Completed: Méditation, Opus 57 nr.4 (Paris)  
28-01-1881 Completed: Pièce caractéristique dans le mode phrygien, Opus 75 nr.1 (Paris)  
04-02-1881 Completed: Allegro moderato et Pastorale, Opus 57 nr.1 (Paris)  
10-02-1881 Completed: Rêverie, Opus 70 nr.2 (Paris)  
12-02-1881 Completed: Chant élégiaque, Opus 55 nr.3 (Paris)  
  Completed: Allegro non Troppo, Opus 55 nr.1 (Paris)  
20-08-1881 Completed: Cantate en l'honneur de Frédéric Sauvage, Opus 54 (La Croix St.Jacques)  
30-09-1881 Completed: Ite missa est, Opus 55 nr.5 (Paris)  
08-10-1881 Completed: Troisième sonate, Opus 56 nr.1 (Paris)  
10-10-1881 Completed: Prière, Opus 56 nr.2 (Paris)  
25-10-1881 Guilmant played the inauguration concert of the Cavaillé-Coll organ of the Église du Immaculée Conception in Elbeuf, France  
05-01-1882 Completed: Final symphonique, Opus 71 nr.1 (Paris)  
17-07-1882 Birth of Frederick Benjamin Stiven, Ionia, Michigan (USA) Stiven was organist in Cleveland and teacher at Oberlin College Conservatory.
Author of the book 'In the organ lofts of Paris'.
24-01-1883 Completed: Andante con moto, Opus 58 nr.3 (Paris)  
12-06-1883 Completed: Couronnement de la Statue Notre Dame de Toutes-aides à Nantes - Cantique (Meudon)  
28-06-1883 Completed: Épithalame, Opus 58 nr.2 (Meudon)  
02-07-1883 Completed: Marche aux flambeaux, Opus 59 nr.1 (Meudon)  
13-07-1883 Completed: O salutaris hostia - Élévation, Opus 58 nr.4 (Meudon)  
22-07-1883 Birth of Walter A. Squire, Grange, Illinois (USA) Pupil of Guilmant, teacher of Washington University, the Stevens Institute of Technology and the Fairleigh Dickinson University.
01-08-1883 Guilmant played the inauguration concert of the new Cavaillé-Coll organ of the Église Abbatiale de la Trinité in Fécamp, France  
23-11-1883 Completed: Élévation (nr.2), Opus 60 nr. 4 (Meudon)  
08-01-1884 Completed: Offertoire (nr.3), Opus 60 nr. 5 (Meudon)  
10-01-1884 Completed: Élévation (nr.1), Opus 60 nr. 2 (Meudon)  
15-01-1884 Completed: Offertoire (nr.2), Opus 60 nr. 3 (Meudon)  
15-01-1884 Completed: Élévation (nr.3), Opus 60 nr. 7 (Meudon)  
21-01-1884 Completed: Offertoire (nr.1), Opus 60 nr. 1 (Meudon)  
22-01-1884 Completed: Noël Écossais - Communion (nr.1), Opus 60 nr. 6 (Meudon)  
29-01-1884 Completed: Offertoire: Lumen ad revelationem gentium, Opus 65 nr.1 (Meudon)  
01-02-1884 Completed: Sortie: Quid nunc in tenebris tristis aberras, Opus 65 nr.7 (Meudon)  
24-02-1884 Completed: Fugue - Sortie: Lumen ad revelationem gentium, Opus 65 nr.2 (Meudon)  
February 1884 Completed: Sonate nr.4, Opus 61 (Meudon)  
24-04-1884 1er Grand Concert d'Orgue avec Orchestre - Palais de Trocadéro Paris Guilmant played the organ solos and also some works for organ without orchestra
20-06-1884 Completed: Strophe, Interlude et Amen: Auctor beate saeculi, Opus 65 nr.17 (Meudon)  
09-07-1884 Completed: Hymne: Rex summe regum où Iste Confessor, Opus 65 nr.29 (Meudon)  
11-07-1884 Completed: Deux Strophes et Amen: Pater superni luminis - Jesu, corona virginum - Genovefae praeconia, Opus 65 nr.55 (Meudon)  
22-07-1884 Completed: Hymne: Ad regias Agni dapes, Opus 65 nr.27 (Meudon)  
23-07-1884 Completed: Deux Strophes: Pange lingua gloriosi - Corporis mysterium, Opus 65 nr.19 (Meudon)  
28-07-1884 Completed: Offertoire: Ave maris stella, Opus 65 nr.9 (Meudon)  
18-08-1884 Completed: Méditation sur le 'Stabat Mater' pour orgue et orchestre, Opus 63 (Meudon)  
30-10-1884 Marriage of Albert Dupré and Alice Chauvière in Rouen, France Marriage of the parents of Marcel Dupré (1886-1971), famous pupil of Guilmant. Guilmant was organist and witness during the ceremony.
09-11-1884 Birth of Helena Munn Redewill, Portage, Oregon (USA) Pupil of Guilmant and Widor. Organist Berlin, Paris en Vienna.
26-12-1884 Completed: Introduction et variations sur un ancien Noël, Opus 60 nr. 8 (Meudon)  
26-12-1884 Completed: Élévation (nr.4) - sur le Noël Carcassonnais:, Opus 60 nr. 9 (Meudon)  
08-01-1885 Payed the inauguration concert of the new Puget organ in the Église Saint-Amans in Rodez, Aveyron, France  
03-03-1885 Guilmant played the inauguration concert of the Cavaillé-Coll organ of the Église Abbatiale de Saint-Étienne in Caen, France  
21-05-1885 Guilmant played the inauguration concert of the Merklin organ of the Église Saint-Thomas in La Flèche, France  
04-06-1885 Completed: Postlude nuptial, Opus 69 nr.2 (Meudon)  
21-06-1885 Completed: Second of the Six strophes pour l'hymne: Iste, Opus 65 nr.11 (Meudon)  
10-08-1885 Completed: Third of the Six strophes pour l'hymne: Iste, Opus 65 nr.11 (Meudon)  
  Completed: Offertoire (nr.4) sur le Noël: 'Nuit sombre, ton ombre vant les plus beaux jours', Opus 60 nr.11 (Meudon)  
15-02-1886 Completed: Hymne: Quid nunc in tenebris, Opus 65 nr.37 (Meudon)  
16-02-1886 Completed: Fourth of the Six strophes pour l'hymne: Iste, Opus 65 nr.11 (Meudon)  
19-02-1886 Completed: Fifth of the Six strophes pour l'hymne: Iste, Opus 65 nr.11 (Meudon)  
20-02-1886 Completed: Last of the Six strophes pour l'hymne: Iste, Opus 65 nr.11 (Meudon)  
06-06-1886 Completed: Missa: Christus vincit, Opus 64 (Meudon)  
14-07-1886 Completed: Strophe, Interlude et Amen: Exsultet orbis gaudiis, Opus 65 nr.6 (Meudon)  
30-07-1886 Completed: Deux Strophes et Amen: Deus tuorum militum, Opus 65 nr.5 (Meudon)  
30-07-1886 Completed: Strophe, Interlude et Amen: Sanctorium meritis, Opus 65 nr.26 (Meudon)  
02-08-1886 Completed: Deux Strophes et Amen: Ave maris stella, Opus 65 nr.3 (Meudon)  
03-08-1886 Completed: Offertoire, Opus 70 nr.3 (Frankfurt am Main)  
04-08-1886 Completed: Invocation, Opus 71 nr.2 (Neurenberg)  
06-08-1886 Guilmant visits the "Bayreuther Festspiele" in Bayreuth, Germany  
07-08-1886 Completed: Morceau symphonique, Opus 75 nr.2 (Bayreuth)  
11-08-1886 Completed: Légende et Final symphonique, Opus 71 nr.1 (Neurenberg)  
20-08-1886 Completed: Chant du roi René: Noël Provençal - Sortie (nr.2), Opus 60 nr.19 (Boulogne-sur-Mèr)  
21-08-1886 Completed: Noël pour le temps de l'Avent - Marie dans son, Opus 93 nr.2 (Boulogne-sur-Mèr)  
23-08-1886 Completed: Offertoire (nr.6) - Sûr un Noël Espagnol, Opus 60 nr.17 (Meudon)  
24-08-1886 Completed: Communion (nr.3) - Sûr le Noël Languedocien:, Opus 60 nr.16 (Meudon)  
01-09-1886 Completed: Noël Brabançon - Élévation (nr.5). Alla Haydn, Opus 60 nr.15 (Meudon)  
04-09-1886 Completed: Strophe et Amen: Lucis Creator optime, Opus 65 nr.42 (Meudon)  
06-09-1886 Completed: Offertoire (nr.5) sur Trois Noëls, Opus 60 nr.14 (Meudon)  
09-09-1886 Completed: Noël Languedocien - Communion (nr.2), Opus 60 nr.10 (Meudon)  
13-09-1886 Completed: Élévation (nr.6) - Deux Noëls harmonisés, Opus 60 nr.18 (Meudon)  
16-09-1886 Completed: Élévation (nr.7), Opus 60 nr.20 (Meudon)  
17-09-1886 Completed: Prose: Stabat Mater Dolorosa, Opus 65 nr.12 (Meudon)  
18-09-1886 Completed: Hymne: O Quot undis lacrymarum - Pange lingua gloriosi lauream, Opus 65 nr.14 (Meudon)  
21-09-1886 Completed: Strophe et Amen: Praeclara custos virginum, Opus 65 nr.22 (Meudon)  
02-10-1886 Completed: Ave Maria, Offertoire, Opus 65 nr.4 (Meudon)  
21-10-1886 Completed: Deux variantes sur 'Puer nobis nascitur', Opus 60 nr.12 (Meudon)  
04-01-1887 Completed: Deux Strophes et Amen: Jesu Redemptor, Opus 65 nr.21 (Meudon)  
01-08-1887 Completed: Troisième marche nuptiale - Sortie, Opus 90 nr.11 (Meudon)  
August 1887 Completed: Ecce Panis, opus 66 (Meudon)  
09-09-1887 Completed: Marche élégiaque, Opus 74 nr.1 (Meudon)  
18-10-1887 Completed: Andantino, Opus 59 nr.2 (Paris)  
03-01-1888 Completed: Arrangement of Soeur Monique (rondeau) of Couperin (Meudon) Published in 'Répertoire des concerts de Trocadéro'
03-01-1888 Completed: Arrangement of Concerto (livre II no.4) of Händel (Meudon) Published in 'Répertoire des concerts de Trocadéro'
25-08-1888 Completed: Variations et Fugue: Stabat Mater, Opus 65 nr.13 (Meudon)  
11-09-1888 Completed: Offertoire: Benedic, Opus 65 nr.15 (Meudon)  
13-09-1888 Completed: Élévation où Communion, Opus 65 nr.16 (Meudon)  
14-09-1888 Completed: Sortie: Auctor beate saeculi, Opus 65 nr.18 (Meudon)  
03-10-1888 Completed: Cantilena, Opus 69 nr.1 (Meudon)  
13-12-1888 Completed: Offertoire: Creator alme siderum, Opus 65 nr.23 (Meudon)  
18-12-1888 Completed: Strophe et Amen: Creator alme siderum, Opus 65 nr.24 (Meudon)  
25-02-1889 Completed: Sortie: Creator alme siderum, Opus 65 nr.25 (Meudon)  
03-04-1889 Guilmant played the inauguration concert of the Cavaillé-Coll organ of the Cathédrale Saint-Sernin in Toulouse, France  
02-07-1889 Completed: Fugue, Opus 72 (Meudon)  
10-05-1889 Completed: new and longer version of 'Tantum Ergo', opus 14 nr. 4 (Meudon)  
30-07-1889 Completed: Strophe: Pange lingua gloriosi - Corporis mysterium, Opus 65 nr.34 (Meudon)  
23-08-1889 Completed: Last of five Strophes: Adoro te devote, Opus 65 nr.46 (Meudon)  
24-08-1889 Completed: Fourth of five Strophes: Adoro te devote, Opus 65 nr.46 (Meudon)  
09-09-1889 Concert Historique at the Palais de Trocadéro, Paris  
14-11-1889 Completed: Verset: Coelestis urbs Jerusalem, Opus 65 nr.35 (Meudon)  
20-12-1889 Inauguration concert of the new Cavaillé-Coll organ in the Cathedral of Amiens  
09-05-1890 Guilmant's father Jean-Baptiste died in Boulogne-sur-Mèr, France  
13-05-1890 Jean-Baptiste Guilmant buried in Boulogne-sur-Mèr, France  
21-07-1890 Completed: Strophe: Sacris solemniis, Opus 65 nr.59 (Meudon)  
01-08-1890 Completed: Strophe: Deus tuorum militum - Jesu corona virginum - Fortem virili pectore, Opus 65 nr.47 (Meudon)  
02-08-1890 Completed: First of Cinq Strophes: Sanctorum meritis, Opus 65 nr.41 (Meudon)  
03-08-1890 Completed: First of five Strophes: Adoro te devote, Opus 65 nr.46 (Meudon)  
04-08-1890 Completed: Second of Cinq Strophes: Sanctorum meritis, Opus 65 nr.41 (Meudon)  
10-08-1890 Guilmant played the Fugue Es major BWV 552 after the service at Sainte-Trinité, Paris  
17-09-1890 Completed: Second of five Strophes: Adoro te devote, Opus 65 nr.46 (Meudon)  
18-09-1890 Completed: Third of five Strophes: Adoro te devote, Opus 65 nr.46 (Meudon)  
19-09-1890 Completed: Élévation où Communion dans le style de J.S. Bach, Opus 65 nr.44 (Meudon)  
04-11-1890 Carl Ludwig Werner became Musikdirektor en Organist in Baden-Baden Werner has been probably the only German pupil of Guilmant
08-11-1890 César Auguste Franck (1822-1890) died in Paris The famous organist of Sainte-Clotilde died. He was succeeded at the Conservatory by Charles-Marie Widor
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