Birthdays in Music in 1875

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  • Jan 11 Reinhold Glière, Russian-Soviet composer, born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1956)
  • Jan 14 Albert Schweitzer, doctor/humanitarian/organist (Nobel 1954)
  • Jan 28 Julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer
  • Feb 1 Eddie Pola, composer (Lullabye of Broadway)
  • Feb 2 Fritz Kreisler, violinist/composer, born in Vienna, Austria
  • Feb 4 Raymond Moulaert, composer
  • Feb 7 Erkki Gustav Melartin, composer
  • Feb 7 Walter Courvoisier, composer
  • Feb 9 Sidney Hugo Nicholson, composer
  • Feb 11 Sara Wennerberg-Reuter, composer
  • Feb 26 Richard Wetz, composer
  • Feb 28 Viliam Figus, composer
  • Mar 7 Maurice Ravel, French composer (d. 1937)
  • Mar 9 Martin Fallas Shaw, composer
  • Mar 10 Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer
  • Mar 12 Julio Garreta, composer
  • Mar 14 Norman Houstoun O'Neill, composer
  • Mar 29 Paul Rubens, English musical comedy composer (Miss Hook of Holland), born in London (d. 1917)
  • Apr 4 Jozef Szulc, Polish composer, born in Warsaw (d. 1956)
  • Apr 4 Pierre Monteux, conductor (Boston Symph Orch 1919-24), born in Paris, France
  • Apr 24 Jeno Huszka, Hungarian composer, born in Szeged (d. 1960)
  • May 18 Guido Alberto Fano, Italian composer and pianist, born in Padua (d. 1961)
  • May 31 Italo Montemezzi, composer
  • Jun 13 Max d' Ollone, composer
  • Jun 26 Camille Zeckwer, composer
  • Jul 17 Donald Francis Tovey, Eton England, musicologist/composer
  • Jul 30 James William Tate, composer
  • Aug 6 Marcel Labey, composer
  • Aug 9 Albert William Ketelbey, Aston England, composer (Wonder Worker)
  • Aug 9 Reynaldo Hahn, French composer, conductor, music critic and diarist
  • Aug 12 Ettore Panizza, composer
  • Aug 12 Mezio Agostini, composer
  • Aug 15 Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, African-British composer (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast), born in London, England (d. 1912)
  • Sep 10 Paul Scheinpflug, composer
  • Sep 17 Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer
  • Sep 22 Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer
  • Oct 2 Henry Fevrier, composer
  • Oct 5 Cyril Rootham, composer
  • Nov 3 Emils Darzins, composer
  • Nov 13 Rogelio del Villar, composer
  • Dec 14 Dobri Khristov, composer
  • Dec 15 Friedrich Niggli, composer
  • Dec 22 Antoine Mariotte, French composer, born in Avignon (d. 1944)