On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1815

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 9 William Jackson of Masham, English composer and organist, born in Masham, Yorkshire (d. 1866)
  • Jan 16 Adolph Trube, composer
  • Jan 22 Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, composer
  • Mar 2 Antonio Buzzolla, composer
  • Mar 14 Josephine Lang, German composer, born in Munich (d. 1880)
  • Mar 30 Wincenty Studzinski, composer
  • Apr 6 Friedrich Robert Volkmann, German composer, born in Lommatzsch, Saxony (d. 1883)
  • Apr 12 Henry Hugo Pierson, English composer, born in Oxford (d. 1873)
  • May 8 Jean-Delphin Alard, French violinist and composer, born in Bayonne, France (d. 1888)
  • Jun 6 Francesco Antonio Norberto Pinto, Portuguese violinist, hornist and composer (Adoração ao Sol), born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1860)
  • Jun 19 John William Glover, Irish composer, born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1899)
  • Sep 4 Mihály Mosonyi, Hungarian composer, born in Boldogasszony, Austria-Hungary (d. 1870)
  • Sep 5 Karl Wilhelm, German composer, born in Schmalkalden, Germany (d. 1873)
  • Sep 17 Halfdan Kjerulf, Norwegian composer (Brudefaerden i Hardanger), born in Christiania, Norway (d. 1868)
  • Oct 25 Ernesto Camillo Sivori, Italian violinist and composer, born in Genoa, Italy (d. 1894)
  • Oct 25 Philipp Fahrbach the Elder, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1885)
  • Oct 29 Daniel Emmett, American composer (d. 1904)
  • Nov 3 Adrien Louis Victor Boieldieu, composer
  • Dec 22 Lucien Petipa, French ballet dancer, born in Marseille, France (d. 1898)
  • Dec 25 Temistocle Solera, composer