Composers in History (Part 20)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1901 - 2,000 of 7,000

  • 1816-10-06 William Batchelder Bradbury, American composer, born in York, Maine (d. 1868)
  • 1816-11-29 Carl Binder, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1860)
  • 1817-01-18 Jacques Gregoir, composer
  • 1817-02-02 Jose Maria de la Purificacion Ventura, composer
  • 1817-02-03 Emile Racine Gauthier Prudent, composer
  • 1817-02-22 Niels Wilhelm Gade, Danish violinist/composer/conductor
  • 1817-03-24 Aime Maillart, composer
  • 1817-03-28 Mariano Soriano Fuertes y Piqueras, composer
  • 1817-04-02 Teodulo Mabellini, composer
  • 1817-05-02 Zikmund Michal Kolesovsky, composer
  • 1817-05-31 Edouard Deldevez, composer
  • 1817-07-17 Ignace Xavier Joseph Leybach, composer
  • 1817-07-30 Charles Radoux-Rogier, composer
  • 1817-08-13 Karoly Thern, composer
  • 1817-09-21 Charles Balmer, composer
  • 1817-09-23 Leon Charles Francois Kreutzer, composer
  • 1817-10-02 Gunnar Wennerberg, composer
  • 1817-10-05 Eduard Franck, composer
  • 1817-10-27 Antoni Katski, composer
  • 1817-11-12 Carlo Pedrotti, composer
  • 1817-11-12 Martin Gustav Nottebohm, composer, born in Lüdenscheid, Westphalia (d. 1882)
  • 1818-03-27 Jakob Axel Josephson, composer
  • 1818-04-06 Francis Henry Brown, composer
  • 1818-04-25 Marek Konrad Sokolowski, composer
  • 1818-06-17 Charles Francois Gounod, opera composer (Faust), born in Paris, France
  • 1818-06-21 Ernst II, duke of Saxon-Coburg-Gotha (1844-93) and composer, born in Ehrenburg Palace, Coburg, Germany (d. 1893)
  • 1818-06-30 Edward John Hopkins, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1901)
  • 1818-07-15 Heinrich Esser, composer
  • 1818-07-24 Felix Godefroid, composer
  • 1818-08-07 Henry Charles Litolff, French composer/pianist
  • 1818-10-06 Joseph Rummel, composer
  • 1818-10-26 Stefano Golinelli, composer
  • 1818-11-26 Louis Lacombe, composer
  • 1819-01-14 Fabio Campana, composer
  • 1819-02-10 Richard Storrs Willis, composer
  • 1819-02-11 Samuel Parkman Tuckerman, composer
  • 1819-02-18 Joseph Philbrick Webster, composer
  • 1819-02-22 Bernardo Calvo Puig, composer
  • 1819-03-04 Charles Oberthur, composer
  • 1819-03-26 Francisco Eduardo da Costa, composer
  • 1819-04-07 Hubert Leonard, composer
  • 1819-04-18 Franz von Suppé, Austrian composer (d. 1895)
  • 1819-05-03 Nicola De Giosa, composer
  • 1819-05-05 Stanislaw Moniuszko, Polish composer
  • 1819-05-17 Johann Nepomuk Kafka, composer
  • 1819-05-18 Julius Hopp, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1885)
  • 1819-06-06 William Howard Glover, composer
  • 1819-06-20 Jacques Offenbach, French composer (Tales of Hoffmann), born in Cologne, Germany
  • 1819-06-27 Carl Albert Loeschhorn, composer
  • 1819-07-02 Charles-Louis Hanon, French composer (d. 1900)
  • 1819-07-03 Louis Theodore Gouvy, composer
  • 1819-07-08 Vatroslav Lisinski, composer
  • 1819-07-20 Paul Henrion, composer
  • 1819-09-06 Carl Ferdinand Pohl, German-Austrian music historian and composer, born in Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany (d. 1887)
  • 1819-09-13 Clara Schumann, German pianist and composer of the Romantic era, born in Leipzig (d. 1896)
  • 1819-10-20 Karol Mikuli, composer
  • 1819-10-23 Isac Baker Woodbury, composer
  • 1819-11-05 Josef Rudolf Zavrtal, composer
  • 1819-12-13 Edwin George Monk, composer
  • 1819-12-22 Franz Wilhelm Abt, German composer/choir conductor
  • 1820-01-09 Pavel Krizkovsky, composer
  • 1820-01-23 Alexander Nikoleyevich Serov, composer
  • 1820-02-13 Bela Albrecht Pal Keler, composer
  • 1820-02-17 Henri Vieuxtemps, Verviers Belgium, composer/teacher (Brussels Cons)
  • 1820-02-29 Adolf Schimon, composer
  • 1820-03-01 Richard Redhead, composer
  • 1820-03-07 Gustav Heinrich Graben-Hoffman, composer
  • 1820-03-21 Frank Mori, English composer, born in London (d. 1873)
  • 1820-04-17 Gottfried Conradi, composer
  • 1820-05-22 Alexander Ernst Fesca, composer
  • 1820-06-18 Martin Andreas Udbye, composer
  • 1820-08-03 Luther Orlando Emerson, composer
  • 1820-08-20 Adolfe Louis Eugene Fetis, composer
  • 1820-08-24 Jacopo Tomadini, Italian composer, born in Cividale del Friuli, Italy (d. 1883)
  • 1820-08-30 George Frederick Root, American songwriter (The Battle Cry of Freedom), born in Sheffield, Massachusetts (d. 1895)
  • 1820-10-01 Gustav Adolf Heinze, composer
  • 1820-10-08 Stanislaw Katski, composer
  • 1821-01-12 Nikolai Afanisev, composer
  • 1821-02-01 Charles Samvei Bovy-Lysberg, composer
  • 1821-05-25 Diederich Krug, composer
  • 1821-06-15 Nikolay Ivanovich Zaremba, composer
  • 1821-06-27 August Conradi, composer
  • 1821-07-12 Cesare Dominiceti, composer
  • 1821-07-18 Pauline Garcia-Viardot, French mezzo-soprano and composer (d. 1910)
  • 1821-08-24 Emanuele Muzio, Italian composer, born in Zibello, Italy (d. 1890)
  • 1821-08-31 Vaclav Hugo Zavrtal, composer
  • 1821-09-17 Charles Victor Arthur Saint-Leon, composer
  • 1821-10-11 Angelo Mariani, Italian composer, born in Ravenna, Italy (d. 1873)
  • 1821-10-16 Albert Franz Doppler, composer
  • 1821-10-30 Cenobio Paniagua y Vasques, composer
  • 1821-11-09 Jean-Baptiste Theodore Weckerlin, composer
  • 1821-12-08 Josip Runjanin, Croatian Serb composer (Croatian National Anthem) and soldier, born in Vinkovci (d. 1878)
  • 1821-12-15 Auguste Emmanuel Vaucorbeil, composer
  • 1821-12-22 Giovanni Bottesini, Italian Romantic composer, conductor and a double bass virtuoso, born in Crema, Lombardy (d. 1889)
  • 1822-01-08 Alfredo Carlo Piatti, composer
  • 1822-01-14 Nicholas Mori, composer
  • 1822-02-07 Joaquin y Garbayo Gaztambide, composer
  • 1822-02-15 Theodor Uhlig, composer
  • 1822-02-27 Eugene Gautier, composer
  • 1822-03-07 Victor Masse, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 1901 - 2,000 of 5,144

  • 1882-01-25 Peter Singer, composer, dies at 71
  • 1882-02-02 Fabio Campana, composer, dies at 63
  • 1882-02-03 Guglielmo Quarenghi, Italian composer and cellist, dies at 55
  • 1882-02-11 Gustav Schmidt, composer, dies at 65
  • 1882-03-02 Louis Kufferath, composer, dies at 70
  • 1882-04-03 Friedrich Wilhelm Kucken, composer, dies at 71
  • 1882-06-24 Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60
  • 1882-07-04 Joseph Brackett, American composer (b. 1797)
  • 1882-07-12 Alfred Humphreys Pease, composer, dies at 44
  • 1882-10-29 Martin Gustav Nottebohm, composer, dies at 64
  • 1882-11-02 Cenobio Paniagua y Vasques, composer, dies at 61
  • 1882-11-20 Bela Albrecht Pal Keler, composer, dies at 62
  • 1883-01-04 Nicolas Ledesma, composer, dies at 91
  • 1883-01-21 Jacopo Tomadini, Italian composer, dies at 62
  • 1883-01-24 Friedrich von Flotow, German baron/composer, dies at 70

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1883-02-13 Wilhelm Richard Wagner, composer, dies at 69

Composer Richard Wagner
Composer
Richard Wagner
  • 1883-02-17 Napoleon Coste, composer, dies at 76
  • 1883-03-15 Karol Studzinski, composer, dies at 55
  • 1883-04-18 Agnes Tyrrell, composer, dies at 36
  • 1883-04-22 Octave Fouque, composer, dies at 38
  • 1883-05-28 August Freyer, composer, dies at 79
  • 1883-06-06 Ciprian Porumbescu, composer, dies at 29
  • 1883-06-10 Carl Gradener, composer, dies at 71
  • 1883-07-01 Manuel Gregorio Tavarez, composer, dies at 39
  • 1883-07-05 Frederick Scotson Clark, composer, dies at 42
  • 1883-07-09 Adrien Louis Victor Boieldieu, composer, dies at 67
  • 1883-07-12 Hermann Zopff, composer, dies at 57
  • 1883-07-27 Albert Franz Doppler, composer, dies at 61
  • 1883-08-27 August Friedrich Pott, composer, dies at 76
  • 1883-10-15 Francesco Schira, composer, dies at 74
  • 1883-10-29 Friedrich Robert Volkmann, composer, dies at 68
  • 1883-10-30 Johann Vesque von Puttlingen, composer, dies at 80
  • 1883-11-25 Ludwig Erk, German composer and folk song collector, dies at 76
  • 1883-12-25 Marek Konrad Sokolowski, composer, dies at 65
  • 1884-01-21 Auguste Franchomme, composer, dies at 75
  • 1884-01-24 Johann Christian Gebauer, composer, dies at 75
  • 1884-02-21 John Pike Hullah, English composer, dies at 71
  • 1884-03-19 Alfonse Charles Renaud de Vilback, composer, dies at 54
  • 1884-03-30 Hans Hampel, Czech composer, dies at 61
  • 1884-05-12 Bedrich Friedrich Smetana, Czech composer (2 Widows), dies at 60
  • 1884-05-17 Louis Brassin, composer, dies at 43
  • 1884-06-08 Henry Clay Work, composer, dies at 51
  • 1884-06-25 Hans Rott, Austrian composer, dies at 25
  • 1884-07-05 Victor Masse, composer, dies at 62
  • 1884-09-17 Louis Schubert, composer, dies at 56
  • 1884-09-30 Louis Lacombe, composer, dies at 65
  • 1884-11-02 Auguste Emmanuel Vaucorbeil, composer, dies at 62
  • 1884-12-04 Alice Mary Smith, composer, dies at 45
  • 1885-01-04 Eduard Yosif Kotek, composer, dies at 29
  • 1885-02-15 Leopold Damrosch, composer, dies at 52
  • 1885-02-18 Charlotte Sainton-Dolby, English contralto and composer, dies at 61
  • 1885-03-28 Fredrick Vilhelm Ludvig Norman, Swedish composer, dies at 53
  • 1885-03-31 Franz W Abbot, German composer/choir conductor, dies at 65
  • 1885-03-31 Philipp Fahrbach, composer, dies at 69
  • 1885-04-23 William Henry Holmes, composer, dies at 73
  • 1885-05-05 Lauro Rossi, Italian composer (I falsi monetari), dies at 73
  • 1885-05-08 Pavel Krizkovsky, composer, dies at 65
  • 1885-05-10 Edward Stephen, composer, dies at 62
  • 1885-05-10 Ferdinand Hiller, composer, dies at 73
  • 1885-05-11 Ferdinand Hiller, German pianist/composer/conductor, dies at 73
  • 1885-05-21 Gavril Yakimovich Lomakin, composer, dies at 73
  • 1885-06-05 Julius Benedict, composer (Protoghesi), dies at 80
  • 1885-07-07 Nicola De Giosa, composer, dies at 66
  • 1885-07-08 Henry Waelput, Flemish composer/conductor (Blessing of Arms), dies
  • 1885-08-28 Julius Hopp, Austrian composer, dies at 66
  • 1885-09-13 Friedrich Kiel, Austrian composer (b. 1821)
  • 1885-09-15 Juliusz Zarebski, composer, dies at 31
  • 1885-10-30 Gustav Merkel, German organist and composer, dies at 57
  • 1886-01-09 Jakob Eduard Schmolzer, composer, dies at 73
  • 1886-01-16 Amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (La Gioconda), dies at 51
  • 1886-03-31 Giovanni Rossi, composer, dies at 57
  • 1886-04-13 Karoly Thern, composer, dies at 68
  • 1886-05-01 Heinrich Franz Daniel Stiehl, composer, dies at 56
  • 1886-07-29 Adolf Muller, composer, dies at 84

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1886-07-31 Franz Liszt [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74

Composer/Pianist Franz Liszt
Composer/Pianist
Franz Liszt
  • 1886-08-03 Per August Olander, composer, dies at 62
  • 1886-08-10 Eduard Grell, composer, dies at 85
  • 1886-08-13 Adolf von Doss, composer, dies at 62
  • 1886-09-14 Hubert Reis, German composer, dies at 84
  • 1886-09-20 John Liptrot Hatton, English composer and pianist, dies at 77
  • 1886-10-23 Johann Nepomuk Kafka, composer, dies at 67
  • 1886-12-14 Antoni Wincenty Rutkowski, composer, dies at 27
  • 1887-02-15 Alexander Borodin, composer, dies
  • 1887-02-27 Alexander Porfir'yevich Borodin, Russian composer, dies at 53
  • 1887-03-02 Wilhelm Troszel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1887-03-16 Emanuel Kania, composer, dies at 59
  • 1887-04-11 Pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, composer, dies at 54
  • 1887-04-28 Carl Ferdinand Pohl, German-Austrian music historian and composer, dies at 67
  • 1887-04-30 Friedrich Wilhelm Markull, composer, dies at 71
  • 1887-05-23 Ludwig Mathias Lindeman, composer, dies at 74
  • 1887-06-12 Gustav Weber, composer, dies at 41
  • 1887-06-21 Adolf Schimon, composer, dies at 67
  • 1887-08-17 Franz Commer, composer, dies at 74
  • 1887-08-27 Wilhelm Volkmar, composer, dies at 74
  • 1887-10-07 George James Webb, composer, dies at 84
  • 1887-10-31 George Alexander Macfarren, composer, dies at 74
  • 1887-11-18 Eduard Marxsen, composer, dies at 81
  • 1887-11-18 Heinrich Panofka, German violist/composer, dies at 80
  • 1887-12-26 Jules Francois Blasini, Curacaos pianist/composer, dies at 40
  • 1888-01-05 Henri Herz, Austrian composer, dies at a day before his 85th birthday