Composers in History (Part 26)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2501 - 2,600 of 7,000

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 2501 - 2,600 of 5,144

  • 1915-11-27 Sigismund Vladislavovich Zaremba, composer, dies at 54
  • 1915-12-02 Jan Malat, Czech composer, dies at 72
  • 1915-12-04 Gustav Hollaender, composer, dies at 60
  • 1915-12-29 Charles Beach Hawley, composer, dies at 57
  • 1916-01-22 Iwan Knorr, German composer, dies at 63
  • 1916-01-29 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62
  • 1916-02-01 Anton Simon, Russian composer, dies at 65
  • 1916-02-09 Hynek Ignac Frantisek Vojacek, composer, dies at 90
  • 1916-02-15 Nikolay Nikolayevich Lodizhensky, composer, dies at 73
  • 1916-02-23 George Martin, English composer and organist, dies at 71
  • 1916-02-29 Edward H J Keurvels, Flemish conductor/composer (Parisina), dies at 62
  • 1916-03-24 Enrique y Campina Granados, Sp opera composer (Goyescas), drowns at 48
  • 1916-04-09 Vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer, dies at 62
  • 1916-05-06 Earl Ross Drake, composer, dies at 50
  • 1916-05-11 Max Reger, German composer/pianist/organist, dies at 43
  • 1916-05-17 Gervais Bernard Gaston Salvayre, composer, dies at 68
  • 1916-06-04 Mildred J Hill, composer/musician (Happy Birthday To You), dies at 56
  • 1916-07-16 Ludwig P Scharwenka, German composer (Album Polonaise), dies at 70
  • 1916-07-26 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, composer, dies at 52
  • 1916-08-02 Hamish MacCunn, composer, dies at 48
  • 1916-08-05 George Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer, dies at 31
  • 1916-08-05 Nikolay Ivanovich Kazanli, composer, dies at 46
  • 1916-08-13 Fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61
  • 1916-09-10 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77
  • 1916-09-15 Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82
  • 1916-09-25 Julius Fucik, composer, dies at 44
  • 1916-10-30 Silas Gamaliel Pratt, composer, dies at 70
  • 1916-11-13 Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer, dies at 35
  • 1916-11-23 Eduard Napravnik, Czech conductor and composer, dies at 77
  • 1916-11-24 John Francis Barnett, composer, dies at 79
  • 1916-11-27 James Cutler Dunn Parker, composer, dies at 88
  • 1916-12-02 Francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69
  • 1916-12-05 Hans Richter, composer, dies at 73
  • 1916-12-20 Manuel Giro, Spanish composer, dies at 68
  • 1916-12-20 William Wallace Gilchrist, composer, dies at 70
  • 1916-12-26 Bernhard Scholz, composer, dies at 81
  • 1916-12-27 Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer, dies at 70
  • 1916-12-28 Eduard Strauss, Austrian composer (318 dances), dies at 81
  • 1916-12-31 Ernst Rudorff, composer, dies at 76
  • 1917-02-05 Paul Rubens, English musical comedy composer, (Miss Hook of Holland), dies at 41
  • 1917-02-10 Emile Pessard, composer, dies at 73
  • 1917-02-13 Joel Angel, Russian musicologist/composer, dies at 48
  • 1917-03-29 Fran Gerbič, Slovenian composer, dies at 76

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1917-04-01 Scott Joplin, ragtime composer (The Entertainer), dies at 48

Ragtime Composer Scott Joplin
Ragtime Composer
Scott Joplin
  • 1917-04-07 Spyridon Filiskos Samaras, composer, dies at 53
  • 1917-05-11 Otto Adolf Klauwell, composer, dies at 66
  • 1917-05-25 Leon Felix Augustin Joseph Vasseur, composer, dies at 72
  • 1917-06-06 Iacob Moresianu, composer, dies at 59
  • 1917-06-12 Maria Teresa Carreno, composer, dies at 63
  • 1917-07-16 Ludwig Philipp Scharwenka, Ger composer (Album Polonaise), dies at 70
  • 1917-09-08 Charles Edouard Lefebvre, composer, dies at 74
  • 1917-12-07 Ludwig Minkus, Austrian ballet composer, dies at 91
  • 1918-01-08 Michael Hertz, composer, dies at 73
  • 1918-02-07 Alexander Sergeyevich Taneyev, composer, dies at 68
  • 1918-03-01 Johan Gustaf Emil Sjogren, composer, dies at 64
  • 1918-03-04 Eugene D'Harcourt, composer, dies at 58
  • 1918-03-13 Karel Stecker, composer, dies at 57
  • 1918-03-15 Jose Silvestre de los Dolores White Lafitte, composer, dies at 82
  • 1918-03-15 Juliette Marie Olga Lili Boulanger, composer, dies at 24
  • 1918-03-15 Lili Boulanger, composer, dies at 24
  • 1918-03-18 Willem Coenen, composer, dies at 80
  • 1918-03-23 Cesar Cortinas, composer, dies at 27
  • 1918-03-24 Theophile Ysaye, composer, dies at 53

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1918-03-25 Claude Debussy, French composer (Iberia/La Mer), dies in Paris at 55

Composer Claude Debussy
Composer
Claude Debussy
  • 1918-03-26 Caesar A Cui, Lithuanian fort builder/composer, dies at 83
  • 1918-04-01 Karl Fritjof Valentin, composer, dies at 64
  • 1918-05-18 Toivo Kuula, Finnish composer, dies after being shot in a quarrel at 34
  • 1918-06-01 Friedrich Richard Faltin, composer, dies at 83
  • 1918-06-01 Jaroslav Novotny, composer, dies at 32
  • 1918-06-10 Arrigio Enrico Boito, composer, dies at 76
  • 1918-08-08 Gertrude E Durden Rush, US composer/playwright, dies at 38
  • 1918-08-15 Heinrich Köselitz [Peter Gast], German composer, dies at 64
  • 1918-09-18 Ernest Bristow Farrar, composer, dies at 33
  • 1918-09-19 Liza Nina Mary Frederica Lehmann, composer, dies at 56
  • 1918-10-07 Hubert Parry, English musicologist and composer (Jerusalem), dies at 70
  • 1918-10-16 Felix Arndt, American composer, dies during the Spanish Flu pandemic at 29
  • 1918-10-24 Alexander Charles Lecocq, composer, dies at 86
  • 1918-11-15 Georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26
  • 1918-11-28 Alexis Contant, composer, dies at 60
  • 1918-12-18 Henryk Jarecki, composer, dies at 72
  • 1918-12-26 Bertram Luard-Selby, composer, dies at 65
  • 1919-01-16 Jaroslav Jeremias, composer, dies at 19
  • 1919-02-02 Xavier Henry Napoleon Leroux, French composer, dies at 55
  • 1919-02-21 Giovanni Bolzoni, composer, dies at 77
  • 1919-02-24 Josephine McGill, composer, dies at 41
  • 1919-03-05 Jozef Surzynski, composer, dies at 67
  • 1919-03-08 Auguste Tolbecque, composer, dies at 88
  • 1919-03-11 Harald Fryklof, composer, dies at 36
  • 1919-03-16 Sigurd von Koch, composer, dies at 39
  • 1919-04-03 Paul Geisler, composer, dies at 62
  • 1919-04-06 Stefan Surzynski, Polish conductor and composer, dies at 63
  • 1919-05-17 Bohumil Pazdirek, composer, dies at 80
  • 1919-06-02 Ernest Ford, English composer, dies at 61
  • 1919-06-08 Jacob Fabricius, composer, dies at 78
  • 1919-08-09 Ruggero Leoncavallo, Italian composer (I pagliacci/Zaza), dies at 62
  • 1919-10-03 Daniel Brink Towner, American Hymn composer, dies at 69
  • 1919-10-05 Jean Louis Nicode, composer, dies at 66
  • 1919-10-16 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday
  • 1919-10-21 Sven August Korling, composer, dies at 77
  • 1919-12-13 Amintore Galli, Italian composer, dies at 74