Aug. 17, 1784

“Performance Permits,” decree issued by the government of Lower Austria to the Vienna Police Department [Austria]: “In the future, the Vienna Police Department is hereby prohibited from issuing any performance permits or residence permits to Jewish musicians, as this would be in conflict with the Charter of Tolerance.“
Urkunden und Akten zur Geschichte der Juden in Wien (1526-1847), Vol. I. A.F. Pribram. Vienna, 1918. p. 527. Accessed online; Translated by Dominik Jacobs 3/20/2016