Composers in History (Part 39)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 3801 - 3,900 of 7,002

  • 1891-09-16 Czeslaw Josef Marek, composer
  • 1891-10-13 Ludwig Weber, composer
  • 1891-10-18 Vaclav Kalik, composer
  • 1891-10-22 Fidelio Friedrich Finke, composer
  • 1891-11-01 Dirk Vollenhoven, Dutch composer/philosopher
  • 1891-11-04 Miroslav Krejci, Czech composer
  • 1891-11-10 Carl Stalling, American film composer (d. 1972)
  • 1891-11-17 Guido Pannain, composer
  • 1891-11-22 Bengt Axel von Torne, composer
  • 1891-11-29 Richard Frank Donovan, composer
  • 1892-01-01 Artur Rodzinski, Spalato, Dalmatia, Poland, conductor/composer
  • 1892-01-01 Miklos Radnai, composer
  • 1892-01-07 Rudolf Moser, composer
  • 1892-01-08 Werner Wehrli, composer
  • 1892-01-15 Frank Hutchens, composer
  • 1892-01-27 Mitya Stillman, composer
  • 1892-01-30 Charles Trowbridge Haubiel, composer
  • 1892-02-01 K Rudolf Mengelberg, composer/musicologist (Amsterdam Concert Hall)
  • 1892-03-03 Rui Coelho, Portuguese composer, born in Alcacer do Sal (d. 1986)
  • 1892-03-10 Arthur Honegger, Le Havre, France, composer (King David, Pacific 231)
  • 1892-03-13 Alec Rowley, English composer, born in London (d. 1958)
  • 1892-03-17 Sayed Darwish, composer
  • 1892-03-19 Robert Denzler, composer
  • 1892-03-27 Ferde (Ferdinand Rudolf von) Grofe, NY, composer
  • 1892-04-06 Mateusz Glinski, composer
  • 1892-04-10 Victor de Sabata, Trieste Italy, conductor/composer (Il Macigno)
  • 1892-04-19 Germaine Tailleferre, [Les Six], Pau-St-Maur France, composer
  • 1892-04-21 Jaroslav Kvapil, composer
  • 1892-04-22 Nikolai Obouhov, composer
  • 1892-04-28 Georges Antoine, composer
  • 1892-04-28 John Jacob Niles, composer
  • 1892-05-09 Eric Westberg, composer
  • 1892-05-14 Arthur Vincent Lourie, composer
  • 1892-05-14 Felix Petyrek, composer
  • 1892-05-31 Louis Fourestier, composer
  • 1892-06-01 Samuel L M Barlow, composer
  • 1892-06-12 John Donald Robb, composer
  • 1892-06-18 Edward Steuermann, composer
  • 1892-06-30 Laszlo Lajtha, composer
  • 1892-07-03 Wilhelm Rettich, composer
  • 1892-07-11 Giorgio Federico Ghedini, composer
  • 1892-07-23 Petros John Petridis, composer
  • 1892-07-26 Philipp Jarnach, composer
  • 1892-07-28 Petro Petridis, Greek composer (Isotope Suite)
  • 1892-08-03 Oscar van Hemel, composer
  • 1892-08-04 Johanna Bordewijk-Roepman, composer
  • 1892-08-14 Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji, composer
  • 1892-08-15 Knud Christian Jeppesen, composer
  • 1892-09-02 Felix Wolfes, composer
  • 1892-09-04 Darius Milhaud, Aix-en-Provence France, composer (Maximilien)
  • 1892-09-09 Bruno Sturmer, composer
  • 1892-09-17 Hendrik F Andriessen, Dutch organist/composer (Ballade of Merel)
  • 1892-10-17 Herbert Norman Howells, composer
  • 1892-10-17 Otakar Jeremias, composer
  • 1892-10-19 Ilmari Hannikainen, composer
  • 1892-11-02 Paul Abraham, Hungarian composer (Viktoria und ihr Huzar)
  • 1892-11-17 Max Deutsch, Austrian-French composer, born in Vienna (d. 1982)
  • 1892-11-24 Isidor Achron, composer
  • 1892-11-28 Thomas Wood, English composer, born in Chorley, Lancashire (d. 1950)
  • 1892-12-02 Leo Ornstein, composer
  • 1892-12-11 Leo Ornstein, Kremenchug Russia, composer (Bio in Sonata Form)
  • 1892-12-15 David Guion, American composer (Home on the Range), born in Ballinger, Texas (d. 1981)
  • 1892-12-15 Jose Maria Castro, composer
  • 1892-12-27 Feliks Roderyk Labunski, composer
  • 1892-12-30 Jaromir Fiala, composer
  • 1893-01-04 Manuel Palau Boix, composer
  • 1893-01-13 Jan Evangelista Zelinka, composer
  • 1893-01-15 Ivor Novello [David Ivor Davies], Welsh composer, writer and actor (Keep the Home Fires Burning, The Truth Game), born in Cardiff, Wales (d. 1951)
  • 1893-01-18 John Lawrence Seymour, composer
  • 1893-01-28 Elliot Griffis, American composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1968)
  • 1893-01-29 Edric Cundell, composer
  • 1893-01-29 Martian Negrea, composer
  • 1893-02-04 Bernard Rogers, American composer (Warrior, Marriage of Aude, Passion), born in NYC, New York
  • 1893-02-15 Walter Donaldson, US pianist/composer (Girl Crazy, Whoopee)
  • 1893-02-27 Joseph Messner, composer
  • 1893-03-02 Maxime Dumoulin, composer
  • 1893-03-09 Hans Münch, Swiss conductor and composer, born in Mulhouse, France (d. 1983)
  • 1893-04-16 Federico Mompou, composer
  • 1893-04-16 Joseph Yasser, composer
  • 1893-05-02 Assen Karastoyanov, composer
  • 1893-05-14 Ivan Alexandrovich Vishnegradsky, composer
  • 1893-05-15 Michel Gusikoff, composer
  • 1893-05-16 Paul Amadeus Pisk, composer
  • 1893-05-26 Eugene Goossens, conductor/composer (Perseus), born in London, England
  • 1893-06-06 Ludovic Feldman, composer
  • 1893-06-21 Alois Hába, Czech composer (d. 1973)
  • 1893-06-22 Osvald Chlubna, composer
  • 1893-06-28 Luciano Gallet, composer
  • 1893-06-28 Nils Bjorkander, composer
  • 1893-06-29 Aarre Merikanto, Finnish composer (12-tones music)
  • 1893-07-18 Josef Huttel, composer
  • 1893-07-28 Rued Immanuel Langgaard, composer
  • 1893-07-31 Charles Wilfred Orr, composer
  • 1893-08-10 Douglas Stuart Moore, Cutchogue NY, composer (Good Night Harvard)
  • 1893-08-14 Alfred Alessandrescu, composer
  • 1893-08-15 Alexander Vasil'yevich Gauk, composer
  • 1893-08-18 Ernest MacMillan, composer
  • 1893-08-21 Juliette Marie Olga Lili Boulanger, composer
  • 1893-08-23 Roy Agnew, Australian composer (Sonata Ballade), born in Sydney (d. 1944)
  • 1893-09-18 Arthur Benjamin, Australian composer (Jamaican Rumba), born in Sydney, New South Wales

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 3801 - 3,900 of 5,139

  • 1963-10-28 Mart Saar, Estonian composer, dies at 81
  • 1963-11-08 Simon Jurovsky, composer, dies at 51
  • 1963-12-05 Karl Amadeus Hartmann, composer, dies at 58
  • 1963-12-18 Winifried P I Zillig, German composer/conductor (Opfer), dies at 58
  • 1963-12-20 Paul Constantinescu, composer, dies at 54
  • 1963-12-28 Paul Hindemith, German composer (Composer's World), dies at 68
  • 1964-01-01 Otto Emanuel Olsson, composer, dies at 84
  • 1964-01-07 Colin C McPhee, composer (H2O, Mechanical Princibles), dies at 62
  • 1964-01-20 Jan Rychlik, Czech composer, dies at 47
  • 1964-01-22 Marc Blitzstein, US composer (Cradle Will Rock), dies at 58
  • 1964-01-23 Louis Horst, American dance choreographer and composer, dies at 80
  • 1964-01-27 Lieb Glantz, Ukrainian-born tenor, composer and Zionist, dies at 65
  • 1964-03-01 Sergius Kagen, composer, dies at 54
  • 1964-03-20 Jean Rogister, composer, dies at 84
  • 1964-03-30 Willem CN Andriessen, Dutch composer/pianist (Beethoven), dies at 76
  • 1964-04-01 Bozidar Kunc, composer, dies at 60
  • 1964-04-18 Albe Vidakovic, composer, dies at 49
  • 1964-05-06 Harold Morris, composer, dies at 74
  • 1964-05-10 Ignace Lilien, composer, dies at 66
  • 1964-05-25 Vasily Andreyevich Zolotaryov, composer, dies at 92
  • 1964-06-01 Rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66
  • 1964-06-10 Louis Gruenberg, composer, dies at 79
  • 1964-06-18 Alexander Shamil'yevich Melik-Pashayev, composer, dies at 58
  • 1964-06-27 Daniel Lazarus, French composer, dies at 65
  • 1964-06-29 Milenko Zivkovic, composer, dies at 63
  • 1964-08-02 Jose Maria Castro, composer, dies at 71
  • 1964-08-24 Maurice Schoemaker, composer, dies at 73
  • 1964-08-27 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer, dies at 59
  • 1964-09-01 George Georgescu, composer, dies at 76
  • 1964-09-03 Joseph Marx, Austrian composer, dies at 82
  • 1964-09-09 Charles O'Neill, Canadian composer, dies at 82
  • 1964-09-14 Mary Howe, American composer and pianist (Sand), dies at 82
  • 1964-09-28 George Dyson, composer, dies at 81
  • 1964-10-01 Ernst Toch, composer (Melodie Lehre), dies at 76
  • 1964-10-10 Frantisek Picha, composer, dies at 71
  • 1964-10-15 Cole Porter, composer (Still of the Night), dies at 73
  • 1964-11-05 Alexander Uriah Boskovich, composer, dies at 57
  • 1964-11-11 Edward Steuermann, composer, dies at 72
  • 1964-11-16 Albert Hay Malotte, composer, dies at 69
  • 1964-11-20 John Tasker Howard, composer, dies at 73
  • 1964-12-22 Bonifacio Gil Garcia, Spanish composer and folklorist, dies at 66
  • 1964-12-23 Arrigo Pedrollo, composer, dies at 86
  • 1964-12-29 Miroslav Krejci, composer, dies at 73
  • 1965-01-01 Juan Bautista Plaza-Alfonzo, composer, dies at 66
  • 1965-01-08 Aloys-Henri-Gerard Fornerod, composer, dies at 74
  • 1965-01-25 Staf Gustaf Frans Nees, composer, dies at 63
  • 1965-01-25 Staff Nees, Flemish composer (Maria-oratorio), dies at 63
  • 1965-01-28 Jef van Durme, composer, dies at 57
  • 1965-01-29 Michael Spisak, composer, dies at 50
  • 1965-02-02 Richard Wurz, composer, dies at 79
  • 1965-02-14 Desire-Emile Inghelbrecht, French composer/conductor, dies at 84
  • 1965-03-01 Boleslav Vomacka, composer, dies at 77
  • 1965-03-03 Carlo Gatti, Italian composer, dies at 88
  • 1965-03-06 Ruvim Pergament, composer, dies at 58
  • 1965-03-09 Anthon van der Horst, Dutch organist/composer, dies at 65
  • 1965-03-25 Giorgio Federico Ghedini, composer, dies at 72
  • 1965-04-02 Renzo Bossi, Italian composer, dies at 81
  • 1965-04-26 Aaron Avshalomov, composer, dies at 70
  • 1965-05-01 Leo Spies, Russian-born German composer, dies at 65
  • 1965-05-01 Spike Jones, composer (Spike Jones Show), dies at 53
  • 1965-06-07 Pierre Cardevielle, Fren composer/conductor (L'ile Rouge), dies at 59
  • 1965-06-14 Guido Guerrini, composer, dies at 74
  • 1965-06-18 George Melachrino, composer, dies at 56
  • 1965-07-01 Claude Thornhill, composer, dies at 55
  • 1965-07-03 Clarence Loomis, composer, dies at 75
  • 1965-07-17 Luiz Cosme, Brazilian composer, dies at 57
  • 1965-07-18 Shalva Mikhailovich Taktakishvili, composer, dies at 64
  • 1965-07-28 Maurice Yvain, composer, dies at 74
  • 1965-08-01 Kiyoshi Nobutoki, composer, dies at 77
  • 1965-08-02 Milton B Babbitt, US composer (Widow's Lament), dies at 49
  • 1965-08-06 Peter Ronnefeld, composer, dies at 30
  • 1965-08-16 Vasily Petrovich Shirinsky, composer, dies at 64
  • 1965-08-27 Otto Reinhold, composer, dies at 66
  • 1965-09-06 Konstantin Mostras, composer, dies at 79
  • 1965-09-09 Julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer, dies at 90
  • 1965-09-16 Ahn Eak-tai, Korean musician, composer, and conductor (b. 1906)
  • 1965-10-05 Gustaf Adolf Tiburtius Bengtsson, composer, dies at 79
  • 1965-10-10 Georgy Mikhaylovich Rimsky-Korsakov, composer, dies at 63
  • 1965-10-18 Frank Hutchens, composer, dies at 73
  • 1965-11-04 Krsto Odak, Croatian composer, dies at 77
  • 1965-11-06 Clarence Williams, composer, dies at 67
  • 1965-11-06 Edgard Varèse, French-born composer, dies at 81
  • 1965-11-07 Friedrich Wildgans, composer, dies at 52
  • 1965-11-27 Carl Parrish, composer, dies at 61
  • 1965-12-10 Henry (Dixon) Cowell, US pianist/composer (Aeolian Harp), dies at 68
  • 1965-12-14 Hermann Sandby, composer, dies at 84
  • 1965-12-16 Tito Schipa, Italian tenor/composer (La Rondine), dies at 77
  • 1965-12-17 Tito [Raffaele A] Schipa, Italian tenor/composer (Rondine), dies at 76
  • 1965-12-21 Claude Adonai Champagne, composer, dies at 74
  • 1965-12-29 Kusaku Yamada, composer, dies at 79
  • 1966-01-09 Haro Levoni Step'anyan, composer, dies at 68
  • 1966-01-29 Pierre Mercure, composer, dies at 38
  • 1966-02-06 Johan Algot Haquinius, composer, dies at 79
  • 1966-02-18 Casimir von Paszthory, composer, dies at 79
  • 1966-03-04 Janis Medins, composer, dies at 75
  • 1966-03-06 Richard Hageman, Dutch born American pianist, composer and conductor (Caponsacchi), dies at 84
  • 1966-03-15 Heinrich Lemacher, composer, dies at 74
  • 1966-03-17 Walter Lang, Swiss composer, dies at 69
  • 1966-05-04 Juan Maria Thomas Sabater, composer, dies at 69
  • 1966-05-09 Alfred Mendelsohn, composer, dies at 56