Composers in History (Part 34)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 3301 - 3,400 of 7,002

  • 1879-07-22 Gustaf Heintze, composer
  • 1879-08-13 John N Ireland, English composer/pianist (Mai-Dun)
  • 1879-08-23 Alfreds Kalnins, composer
  • 1879-08-24 Rentaro Taki, composer
  • 1879-08-31 Viktor Alexandrovich Uspensky, composer
  • 1879-09-20 Jacobo Conrad, [Coco Lepol/Elias Martinus], Curacaos composer
  • 1879-09-25 Luis da Costa, composer
  • 1879-09-27 Cyril M Scott, English pianist/composer/author (Heroic Suite)
  • 1879-09-29 Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer
  • 1879-09-30 Henri Casadesus, French violist and composer (Viola d'amour)
  • 1879-10-05 Halfdan Cleve, composer
  • 1879-10-07 Joseph Bovet, composer
  • 1879-10-13 Peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie)
  • 1879-10-18 Grzegorz Fitelberg, Polish composer
  • 1879-10-21 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer
  • 1879-10-25 Jean Rogister, composer
  • 1879-10-25 Mayhew Lester Lake, American composer, born in Southville, Massachusetts (d. 1955)
  • 1879-10-28 Conrado del Campo y Zabaleta, composer
  • 1879-11-02 Jean Gilbert, [Max Winterfield], German composer (Prince Regent)
  • 1879-11-13 Maurice Delage, composer
  • 1879-11-14 Geoffrey Turton Shaw, composer
  • 1879-11-23 Andre Caplet, French composer/conductor (Conte Fantastic)
  • 1879-11-27 Adam Tadeusz Wieniawski, composer
  • 1879-11-29 Jacob Gade, Danish composer(d. 1963)
  • 1879-12-04 Herbert Hamilton Harty, composer
  • 1879-12-07 Rudolf Friml, Czech/US composer (Bohemian suite)
  • 1879-12-12 Percy Fletcher, composer
  • 1879-12-19 Otto Emanuel Olsson, composer
  • 1879-12-24 Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, composer
  • 1879-12-26 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer
  • 1879-12-26 Julius Weismann, composer
  • 1880-01-05 Nicolai Karlovich Medtner, composer
  • 1880-01-06 Yuliya Lazarevna Veysberg, composer
  • 1880-01-11 Rudolf T Palm, Curacao, pianist/composer
  • 1880-01-25 Francis George Scott, Scottish composer, born in Hawick, Roxburghshire (d. 1958)
  • 1880-02-01 Antonio Guarnieri, composer
  • 1880-02-01 Francesco Balilla Pratella, composer
  • 1880-02-14 Edgar Leslie Bainton, composer
  • 1880-02-18 Eric De Lamarter, composer
  • 1880-02-19 Arthur Shepherd, composer
  • 1880-02-23 Edgar Istel, German composer, born in Mainz (d. 1948)
  • 1880-03-17 Guillermo Uribe Holguin, composer
  • 1880-04-08 Victor Schertzinger, composer/director (Uptown NY)
  • 1880-05-21 Pablo Luna y Carne, composer
  • 1880-07-02 Albert Szirmai, composer
  • 1880-07-03 Carl Schuricht, composer
  • 1880-07-05 Jan Kubelik, Czech composer and violinist, born in Michle (d. 1940)
  • 1880-07-18 Otto Vrieslander, composer
  • 1880-07-24 Ernest Bloch, Geneva Switzerland, composer (MacBeth)
  • 1880-08-05 Gertrude E Durden Rush, US composer/playwright (Black Girls Burden)
  • 1880-08-10 Clarence Cameron White, composer
  • 1880-08-11 Frederick Jerome Work, composer
  • 1880-08-17 Leo Ascher, Austrian-born composer who moved to the US, born in Vienna (d. 1942)
  • 1880-08-25 Robert E Stolz, Austrian composer/conductor (...smaller guard)
  • 1880-09-07 Attilio Brugnoli, composer
  • 1880-09-07 Kurt von Wolfurt, composer
  • 1880-09-20 Ildebrando Pizzetti, composer
  • 1880-10-02 George Alexander Russell, composer
  • 1880-10-07 Jaime Pahissa, composer
  • 1880-10-12 Healey Willan, composer
  • 1880-11-02 John Foulds, English composer, born in Manchester (d. 1939
  • 1880-11-03 Raffaele Casimiro Casimiri, composer
  • 1880-11-09 Rudolph Karel, composer
  • 1880-12-19 Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer
  • 1880-12-29 Jean-Fernand Vaubourgoin, composer
  • 1881-01-05 Nikolay Andreyevich Roslavets, composer
  • 1881-01-25 Gustave Frederic Soderlund, composer
  • 1881-02-01 Jose Ignacio Quinton, composer
  • 1881-02-06 Karl Weigl, Austrian-American composer, born in Vienna (d. 1949)
  • 1881-02-19 Armin Knab, German composer (Eichendorff-cycle)
  • 1881-03-18 Paul Le Flem, composer
  • 1881-03-21 Hermann Sandby, composer
  • 1881-03-25 Béla Bartok, Hungarian composer and pianist (Concerto for Orchestra), born in Nagyszentmiklós, Kingdom of Hungary, Austria-Hungary (d. 1945)
  • 1881-04-08 Fernand Lamy, composer
  • 1881-04-11 Harvey Bartlett Gaul, composer
  • 1881-04-18 Hermann KJ Zilcher, German pianist/composer (Dr Eisenbart)
  • 1881-04-20 Nikolai Miaskovsky, Novogeorievsk Poland, composer (Kirov is With Us)
  • 1881-04-20 Sem Dresden, composer/conductor
  • 1881-04-20 Nikolay Yakovlevich Myaskovsky, composer
  • 1881-05-11 Jan van Gilse, composer/resistance fighter (Frau Helga von Staveren)
  • 1881-05-11 Pascual Rogatis, composer
  • 1881-05-18 Georgi Atanasov, composer
  • 1881-05-24 Mikulas Schneider-Trvavsky, composer
  • 1881-05-29 Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer
  • 1881-06-08 Prospero Bisquertt, composer
  • 1881-06-12 Juan de Hernandez, composer
  • 1881-07-09 Richard Hageman, Dutch born American pianist, composer and conductor (Caponsacchi), born in Leeuwarden, Netherlands (d. 1966)
  • 1881-08-02 Stanislaw Kazuro, composer
  • 1881-08-12 Vaclav Vackar, composer
  • 1881-08-18 Hermann Karl Josef Zilcher, composer
  • 1881-08-19 Georges Enesco, [or Enescu], Romania, composer (Romanian Dances)
  • 1881-08-28 Arne Eggen, Norwegian composer, born in Trondheim (d. 1955)
  • 1881-08-29 Edvin Kallstenius, composer
  • 1881-09-27 Ernest Samuel Williams, composer
  • 1881-09-28 Henry Geehl, English composer, born in London (d. 1961)
  • 1881-10-01 Leonid Leonidovich Sabaneyev, composer
  • 1881-10-02 Ferdinand [Fred] Barlow, French composer, born in Mulhouse (d. 1951)
  • 1881-10-03 Ludomir Michal Rogowski, composer
  • 1881-10-12 Carlos Lopez Buchardo, composer
  • 1881-10-13 George Bacovia, [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer/painter

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 3301 - 3,400 of 5,139

  • 1949-01-09 Amilcare Zanella, composer, dies at 75
  • 1949-01-14 Joaquín Turina, Spanish pianist/conductor/composer (Rima), dies at 66
  • 1949-01-25 Emil Axman, Czech composer, dies at 61
  • 1949-01-27 Boris Asafiev, composer, dies at 64
  • 1949-01-28 Gustaf Lazarus Nordqvist, composer, dies at 62
  • 1949-02-01 Herbert Stothart, composer, dies at 63
  • 1949-02-05 Juozas Tallat-Kelpsa, composer, dies at 50
  • 1949-02-08 Franco Leoni, composer, dies at 81
  • 1949-02-08 Leonid Alexeyevich Polovinkin, composer, dies at 54
  • 1949-02-09 Poul Julius Ouscher Schierbeck, composer, dies at 60
  • 1949-02-19 Auguste Jean Maria Charles Serieyx, composer, dies at 83
  • 1949-02-21 Ernest Walker, composer, dies at 78
  • 1949-02-28 Stanley Marchant, English composer, dies at 65
  • 1949-03-11 Juan Lamonte de Grignon, composer, dies at 76
  • 1949-03-28 Grigoras Dinicu, composer, dies at 59
  • 1949-04-03 Basil Harwood, composer, dies at 89
  • 1949-05-22 Hans Erich Pfitzner, Russian/German composer, dies at 80
  • 1949-06-02 Dynam-Victor Fumet, composer, dies at 82
  • 1949-07-08 Riccadro Pick-Mangiagalli, composer, dies at 66
  • 1949-07-09 Fritz Bennicke Hart, composer, dies at 75
  • 1949-07-18 Vítězslav Novák, Czech composer (b. 1870)
  • 1949-08-11 Karl Weigl, Austrian-American composer, dies at 68
  • 1949-08-18 Paul J Mares, US jazz trumpetist/composer (Tin Roof Blues), dies at 49
  • 1949-08-21 Gerhard von Keussler, composer, dies at 75
  • 1949-08-31 Paul Hoffer, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1949-09-08 Richard Strauss, German composer (Also sprach Zarathustra), dies at 85
  • 1949-09-11 Henri Rabaud, French composer/conductor (L'ete), dies at 75
  • 1949-09-20 Nikolaos Skalkottas, composer, dies at 45
  • 1949-09-24 Pierre Breville, composer, dies at 88
  • 1949-10-04 Edmund Eysler, Austrian composer, dies at 75
  • 1949-10-09 Viktor Alexandrovich Uspensky, composer, dies at 70
  • 1949-10-16 Hale Ascher VanderCook, composer, dies at 85
  • 1949-10-24 Joaquin Nin y Castellanos, composer, dies at 70
  • 1949-12-17 David Stanley Smith, composer, dies at 72
  • 1950-01-12 Koos van de Griend, composer, dies at 44
  • 1950-02-10 Armen Tigran Tigranyan, composer, dies at 70
  • 1950-03-08 Jaroslav Kocian, composer, dies at 67
  • 1950-04-03 Adolf Wiklund, composer, dies at 70
  • 1950-04-03 Kurt Julian Weill, German composer (Dreigroschenoper), dies at 50
  • 1950-04-19 Tyrwhitt-Wilson, 14th baron Berners/composer, dies at 66
  • 1950-04-27 Adam Tadeusz Wieniawski, composer, dies at 70
  • 1950-05-17 Eduardo Fabini, composer, dies at 67
  • 1950-06-22 Julio Fonseca, composer, dies at 65
  • 1950-06-28 Henry Balfour Gardiner, composer, dies at 72
  • 1950-07-01 Edward Faber Schneider, composer, dies at 77
  • 1950-07-11 Timotei Popovici, composer, dies at 79
  • 1950-07-21 Albert Riemenschneider, composer, dies at 71
  • 1950-08-08 Nicolai Yakovlevich Miaskovsky, composer, dies at 69
  • 1950-09-15 Vojtech Rihovsky, composer, dies at 79
  • 1950-11-19 Thomas Wood, English composer, dies at 57
  • 1950-11-20 Francesco Cilea, Italian composer ( Adriana Lecouvreur), dies at 84
  • 1950-12-01 Ernest John Moeran, British composer, dies at 55
  • 1950-12-02 Dino Lipatti, composer, dies at 33
  • 1950-12-15 Robert Muller-Hartmann, composer, dies at 66
  • 1950-12-16 Otto Vrieslander, composer, dies at 70
  • 1950-12-22 Julius Weismann, composer, dies at 70
  • 1950-12-22 Walter Johannes Damrosch, composer, dies at 88
  • 1950-12-23 Vincenzo Tommasini, composer, dies at 72
  • 1950-12-26 Emile Enthoven, composer, dies at 47
  • 1950-12-31 Charles Koechlin, French composer (Jungle Book), dies at 83
  • 1951-01-03 Ferdinand [Fred] Barlow, French composer, dies at 69
  • 1951-01-10 Athos Palma, Argentine composer, dies at 59
  • 1951-01-19 Constantin Nottara, composer, dies at 60
  • 1951-01-22 Eastwood Lane, composer, dies at 71
  • 1951-02-10 Joseph Bovet, composer, dies at 71
  • 1951-02-17 Nikoghayos Fadeyi Tigranyan, composer, dies at 94
  • 1951-02-20 Howard Brockway, composer, dies at 80
  • 1951-03-08 John Winter Thompson, composer, dies at 83
  • 1951-03-20 Jan Ingenhoven, composer, dies at 74
  • 1951-03-20 Kathleen Lockhart Manning, composer, dies at 60
  • 1951-04-01 Clement D'Hooghe, Belgian composer, dies at 51
  • 1951-04-06 Halfdan Cleve, composer, dies at 71
  • 1951-04-12 Harold Vincent Milligan, composer, dies at 62
  • 1951-04-25 Jerzy Fitelberg, composer, dies at 47
  • 1951-04-26 John Alden Carpenter, US composer (Sea Drift), dies at 75
  • 1951-05-17 Karl Heinrich David, composer, dies at 66
  • 1951-05-29 Dimitrios Levidis, composer, dies at 66
  • 1951-05-29 Josef Bohuslav Foerster, composer, dies at 91
  • 1951-05-29 Robert Kahn, German composer, dies at 85
  • 1951-06-04 Serge Koussevitsky, conductor/composer, dies at 76
  • 1951-06-17 Carl Vogler, Swiss composer, dies at 77
  • 1951-06-23 Armin Knab, German composer (Wunderhorn), dies at 70
  • 1951-07-06 Josef Huttel, composer, dies at 57
  • 1951-07-09 Jorgen Bentzon, composer, dies at 54

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1951-07-13 Arnold Schoenberg, Austrian composer (Verklärte Nacht) and painter associated with the expressionist movement, dies at 76

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  • 1951-07-19 Max Ettinger, composer, dies at 77
  • 1951-08-11 Ebbe Hamerik, composer, dies at 52
  • 1951-08-21 (Leonard) Constant Lambert, English composer (Rio Grande), dies at 45
  • 1951-09-03 Robert Franz Richard Hernried, composer, dies at 67
  • 1951-09-09 Cecil Gray, Scottish composer and music critic, dies at 56
  • 1951-09-10 Giuseppe Mule, composer, dies at 66
  • 1951-09-15 Jacinto Guerrero, composer, dies at 56
  • 1951-11-05 Bedrich Antonin Wiedermann, composer, dies at 67
  • 1951-11-09 Resurreccion Maria de Azkue, composer, dies at 87
  • 1951-11-09 Sigmund Romberg, Hungarian/US composer (Blossom Time), dies at 64
  • 1951-11-13 Hugo Leichtentritt, composer, dies at 77
  • 1951-11-13 Nikolai Karlovich Metner, composer, dies at 71
  • 1951-11-18 Vaclav Kalik, composer, dies at 60
  • 1951-11-18 William Henry Bennett Vodery, composer, dies at 66
  • 1951-12-01 Felix Petyrek, composer, dies at 59