Composers in History (Part 36)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 3501 - 3,600 of 7,000

  • 1884-01-29 Juhan Aavic, Estonian composer, born in Holstre, Russian Empire (d. 1982)
  • 1884-02-26 Christina A A [Dina] Koudijs-van Appeldoorn, pianist/composer
  • 1884-02-26 Dina Appeldoorn, composer
  • 1884-02-29 Alfred Sendrey, composer
  • 1884-03-02 Leon Jongen, Belgian composer, born in Liege (d. 1969)
  • 1884-03-14 Winter Haynes Watts, composer
  • 1884-03-15 Rudolf Piskacek, composer
  • 1884-03-23 Glauco Velasquez, composer
  • 1884-03-24 Gino Marinuzzi, composer
  • 1884-04-09 Franco Vittadini, composer
  • 1884-04-22 Armas Emmanuel Launis, composer
  • 1884-04-30 Albert Israel Elkus, composer
  • 1884-05-01 Felipe Boero, composer
  • 1884-05-19 Arthur Meulemans, Belgian composer (Adriaan Brouwer) (or 5/10)
  • 1884-05-22 Alceo Toni, Italian composer, born in Lugo di Romagna (d. 1969)
  • 1884-05-27 Max Brod, Czech-born Israeli composer, writer and biographer of Kafta, born in Prague (d. 1968)
  • 1884-06-05 Ralph Benatzky, Czech composer (d. 1957)
  • 1884-07-13 John Francis Larchet, composer
  • 1884-07-15 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer
  • 1884-07-23 Apolinary Szeluto, composer
  • 1884-08-03 Louis Gruenberg, near Brest Litovsk Poland, composer (Daniel Jazz)
  • 1884-09-06 Emerson Whithorne, composer
  • 1884-09-15 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer
  • 1884-09-17 Charles Tomlinson Griffes, Elmira NY, composer (White Peacock)
  • 1884-09-20 Piotr Rytel, Polish composer, born in Vilnius (d. 1970)
  • 1884-09-29 Boris Asafiev, composer
  • 1884-10-11 Robert Muller-Hartmann, composer
  • 1884-10-28 Miloje Milojevic, composer
  • 1884-11-06 Ludomir Rozycki, Polish composer/conductor (Meduza, Eros i Psyche)
  • 1884-12-19 Ferdinando Liuzzi, composer
  • 1884-12-27 Bernard van Dieren, composer
  • 1884-12-30 Karl Heinrich David, composer
  • 1885-01-01 Roland Diggle, English-born American composer and organist (d. 1954)
  • 1885-01-23 Boleslaw Wallek-Walewski, composer
  • 1885-01-27 Jerome Kern, American Broadway composer (Showboat, Roberta), born in NYC, New York
  • 1885-01-27 Eduard Künneke, German composer (d. 1953)
  • 1885-02-09 Alban Maria Johannes Berg, a Lulu of a composer!, born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1885-02-12 Licinio Refice, composer
  • 1885-02-15 Richard Wurz, composer
  • 1885-03-16 Giacomo Benvenuti, composer
  • 1885-03-22 Adriano Lualdi, composer
  • 1885-03-22 Jakabs Medins, composer
  • 1885-03-26 Julius Harrison, composer
  • 1885-03-28 Marc-Jean-Baptiste Delmas, composer
  • 1885-04-05 Dimitrie Cuclin, composer
  • 1885-04-06 Carlos Leon Salzedo, composer
  • 1885-04-08 Dimitrios Levidis, composer
  • 1885-04-16 Leo Weiner, Hungarian composer (Fasching), born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1960)
  • 1885-04-17 Cecil Burleigh, composer
  • 1885-04-29 Wallingford Riegger, Albany Georgia, composer (Bacchangle)
  • 1885-04-30 Luigi Russolo, composer
  • 1885-05-14 Otto Klemperer, Breslau Germany, conductor/composer (Das Ziel)
  • 1885-05-22 Julio Fonseca, composer
  • 1885-06-07 Percy Brier, Australian composer, born in North Pine, Queensland (d. 1970)
  • 1885-06-12 Werner Erich Josten, Elberfeld Germany, composer (Jungle)
  • 1885-06-19 Stevan Hristic, composer
  • 1885-06-27 Arthur Harmat, composer
  • 1885-06-28 Giuseppe Mule, composer
  • 1885-06-29 Andre Gailhard, composer
  • 1885-07-07 Ernest Bristow Farrar, composer
  • 1885-07-12 George Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer
  • 1885-07-17 Benjamin James Dale, composer
  • 1885-07-24 Desider Antalffy-Zsiross, Hungarian organist/composer
  • 1885-08-03 Naphtali Siegfried Salomon, composer
  • 1885-08-12 Alexander Albrecht, composer
  • 1885-08-15 Andrey Filippovich Pashchenko, composer
  • 1885-08-28 Armas Toivo Valdemar Maasalo, Finnish composer and organist, born in Rautavaara, Finland (d. 1960)
  • 1885-09-11 Herbert Stothart, composer
  • 1885-09-14 Vittorio Gui, Italian conductor/composer (Batture d'aspetto)
  • 1885-09-17 Uzeir Abdul Huseyn Hajibeyov, composer
  • 1885-09-18 Abdul Muslim Mahomayev, composer
  • 1885-09-21 Thomas Alexandrovich de Hartmann, composer
  • 1885-10-08 Will Vodery, African-American composer, born in Philadelphia (d. 1951)
  • 1885-10-21 Egon Joseph Wellesz, Austrian composer/musicologist
  • 1885-10-22 Lothar Windsperger, composer
  • 1885-11-13 Montague Fawcett Phillips, composer
  • 1885-11-27 Rudolph Reti, composer
  • 1885-12-01 Guy de Lioncourt, composer
  • 1885-12-10 Janos Hammerschlag, composer
  • 1885-12-10 Mario Varvoglis, composer
  • 1885-12-22 Joseph Deems Taylor, American composer (Peter Ibbetson), born in NYC, New York
  • 1886-01-10 Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer
  • 1886-01-22 John Joseph Becker, composer
  • 1886-02-03 Erwin Kroll, German composer, born in German Eylau (d. 1976)
  • 1886-02-12 Gustaf Lazarus Nordqvist, composer
  • 1886-02-12 Michel Brusselmans, composer
  • 1886-02-19 George Luther Foote, composer
  • 1886-02-23 Albert Edward Sammons, composer
  • 1886-03-03 James Friskin, composer
  • 1886-03-03 Reginald Owen Morris, composer
  • 1886-03-28 Jaroslav Novotny, composer
  • 1886-03-29 Gustaf Adolf Tiburtius Bengtsson, composer
  • 1886-04-01 Casimir von Paszthory, composer
  • 1886-04-13 Ethel Leginska, composer
  • 1886-04-16 Jekabs Graubins, composer
  • 1886-04-16 Konstantin Mostras, composer
  • 1886-04-30 Frank Merrik, composer
  • 1886-05-03 Marcel Dupré, French organist and composer (d. 1971)
  • 1886-05-05 Manuel Borguno, composer
  • 1886-05-08 Jef van Hoof, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 3501 - 3,600 of 5,144

  • 1954-12-03 Enrique Soro Barriga, composer, dies at 70
  • 1954-12-04 Nina Vasar, wife of Russian composer Dmitri Sjostakovitsj, dies
  • 1954-12-20 Emilis Melngailis, composer, dies at 80
  • 1954-12-25 Rosario Scalero, composer, dies at 84
  • 1954-12-31 Peter Van Anrooy, conductor/composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie), dies at 75
  • 1955-01-04 Dominicus Johner, composer, dies at 80
  • 1955-01-04 Francois Rasse, composer, dies at 81
  • 1955-02-14 Charles Cuvillier, composer, dies at 77
  • 1955-02-25 Marij Kogoj, Slovenian composer, dies at 59
  • 1955-03-16 Mayhew Lake, composer, dies at 75
  • 1955-04-10 Oskar Frederik Lindberg, composer, dies at 68
  • 1955-05-02 Tadeusz Jarecki, composer, dies at 66
  • 1955-05-04 Georges Enescu, Romanian/French violist/composer (Oedipe), dies at 73
  • 1955-05-17 Francesco Balilla Pratella, composer, dies at 75
  • 1955-05-31 Raoul Gunsbourg, composer, dies at 95
  • 1955-06-01 F Melius Christiansen, composer, dies at 84
  • 1955-06-11 Marcel Louis Auguste Samuel-Rousseau, composer, dies at 72
  • 1955-06-18 Walter Rein, German composer, dies at 61
  • 1955-06-18 Willy Burkhard, composer, dies at 55
  • 1955-07-06 Paolo Gallico, composer, dies at 87
  • 1955-07-07 Franco Casavola, composer, dies at 63
  • 1955-07-17 Bronislaw Zygmunt Szulc, composer, dies at 73
  • 1955-07-25 Ilmari Hannikainen, composer, dies at 62
  • 1955-07-25 Isaak Iosifovich Dunayevsky, Soviet operetta and film composer, dies at 55
  • 1955-08-09 Marion Eugene Bauer, composer, dies at 57
  • 1955-09-02 Rudolf Kattnigg, composer, dies at 60
  • 1955-10-15 Fumio Hayasaka, composer, dies at 41
  • 1955-10-20 Eino Roiha, Finnish composer, dies at 51
  • 1955-10-26 Arne Eggen, Norwegian composer, dies at 74
  • 1955-10-27 Vladimir Mikhaylovich Deshevov, composer, dies at 66
  • 1955-11-17 James P. Johnson, American jazz composer and pianist (Charleston), dies at 64
  • 1955-11-22 Guy Ropartz [Joseph Guy Marie Ropartz], French composer, dies at 91 (b. 1864)
  • 1955-11-27 Arthur Honegger, Swiss composer (King David, Pacific 231), dies of a heart attack at 63
  • 1955-11-27 Luis de Freitas Branco, Portuguese composer, dies at 65
  • 1955-11-30 Josip Slavenski, composer, dies at 59
  • 1955-12-11 Franz Adolf Syberg, composer, dies at 51
  • 1956-01-03 Alexander Tikhonovich Gretshaninov, Russian/US composer, dies at 91
  • 1956-01-04 Alexandr Tikhonovich Grechaninov, composer, dies at 91
  • 1956-02-04 Peder Gram, Danish composer, dies at 74
  • 1956-02-18 Gustave Charpentier, French opera composer (Louise), dies at 95
  • 1956-02-21 Edwin Franko Goldman, composer, dies at 78
  • 1956-02-27 Gunther Ramin, German organist/composer/choir conductor, dies at 57
  • 1956-03-05 Erich Itor Kahn, composer, dies at 50
  • 1956-03-11 Sergey Nikiforovich Vasilenko, Russian opera composer, dies at 83
  • 1956-03-16 Joseph John Richards, composer, dies at 77
  • 1956-03-25 George Luther Foote, composer, dies at 70
  • 1956-03-26 Thomas Alexandrovich de Hartmann, composer, dies at 70
  • 1956-04-10 Bozidar Sirola, composer, dies at 66
  • 1956-04-10 Jozef Szulc, Polish composer, dies at 81
  • 1956-04-20 Jaap Vranken, organist/composer (Stabat mater), dies
  • 1956-04-20 Lieven Duvosel, Flemish music composer (Levensschets), dies at 78
  • 1956-04-29 Nemesio Otano y Eugenio, composer, dies at 75
  • 1956-05-12 Vladimir Ambros, composer, dies at 65
  • 1956-06-04 Max Kowalski, composer, dies at 73
  • 1956-06-23 Reinhold Glière, Russian-Soviet composer, dies at 81
  • 1956-07-13 Vladimir Grigor'yevich Zakharov, composer, dies at 54
  • 1956-07-14 Jaroslav Ridky, composer, dies at 58
  • 1956-07-26 Miguel Bernal Jiminez, composer, dies at 46
  • 1956-08-30 Jose Antonio de Donostia, composer, dies at 70
  • 1956-09-06 Felix Borowski, composer, dies at 84
  • 1956-09-15 Henry Clough-Leiter, composer, dies at 82
  • 1956-09-21 Robert Mills Delaney, composer, dies at 53
  • 1956-09-27 Gerald Finzi, British composer (Dies natalis), dies at 55 of disseminated shingles, complicated by encephalitis
  • 1956-10-26 Walter Gieseking, German pianist/composer, dies at 60
  • 1956-11-02 Jacob Weinberg, Russian-born Jewish composer, dies at 77
  • 1956-11-04 Art[hur] Tatum, US jazz pianist/composer, dies at 46
  • 1956-12-08 Edgar Leslie Bainton, composer, dies at 76
  • 1956-12-09 Hans Barth, German-born American composer, dies at 59
  • 1956-12-12 Lorenzo Perosi, composer, dies at 83
  • 1957-01-09 Mary Carr Moore, composer, dies at 83
  • 1957-02-07 Rudolph Reti, composer, dies at 71
  • 1957-02-25 Kurt von Wolfurt, composer, dies at 76
  • 1957-03-08 Othmar Schoeck, composer, dies at 70
  • 1957-03-25 Fud Livingston, composer, dies at 50
  • 1957-04-29 Otallo Morales, composer, dies at 82
  • 1957-05-02 Tadeusz Zygfryd Kassern, composer, dies at 53
  • 1957-05-05 Mikhail Fabianovich Gnesin, composer, dies at 74
  • 1957-05-17 Shalva Azmayparashvili, composer, dies at 54
  • 1957-05-29 George Bacovia [Vasiliu], Romanian poet/composer (Plumb), dies at 75
  • 1957-06-09 Robert Oboussier, composer, dies at 56
  • 1957-06-28 Ede Poldini, Hungarian composer (La poupée valsante), dies at 88
  • 1957-07-03 Richard Mohaupt, German composer (Bucolica), dies at 52
  • 1957-07-08 Henry Fevrier, composer, dies at 81
  • 1957-07-09 Alexander Fyodorovich Gedike, composer, dies at 80
  • 1957-07-30 Sem Dresden, Dutch composer/conductor, dies at 76
  • 1957-08-18 Wawrzyniec Zulawski, Polish composer, dies at 41
  • 1957-08-24 Albert Edward Sammons, composer, dies at 71
  • 1957-09-09 Ettore Pozzoli, composer, dies at 84
  • 1957-09-11 Petar Stojanovic, Serbian composer, dies at 80
  • 1957-09-20 Jean Julius Christian Sibelius, Fin composer (Finlandia), dies at 91
  • 1957-09-28 Luis Cluzeau-Mortet, composer, dies at 67
  • 1957-10-14 Carl Natanael Berg, composer, dies at 78
  • 1957-11-04 Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer, dies at 78
  • 1957-11-20 Weldon Hart, American composer, commits suicide at 46
  • 1957-11-29 Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Austria/US composer (Kathrin), dies at 60
  • 1957-12-12 Robert Frank Kurka, composer, dies at 35
  • 1957-12-21 Eric Coates, composer, dies at 71
  • 1957-12-26 Artur Malawski, composer, dies at 53
  • 1958-01-11 Alec Rowley, English composer, dies at 65
  • 1958-01-12 Arthur Shepherd, composer, dies at 77