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Birthdays in Music in 1823

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 3 Jaak-Nikolaas Lemmens, Flemish composer
  • Jan 5 William Rockstro, English musicologist & composer, born in Cheam, Sutton (d. 1895)
  • Jan 21 Alexandre Edouard Goria, composer
  • Jan 27 Edouard-Victoire-Antoine Lalo, French composer (Symphonie Espagnole)
  • Feb 7 Richard Genee, composer
  • Mar 16 William Henry Monk, English composer and organist (Eventide), born in London, England (d. 1889)
  • May 17 Charlotte Sainton-Dolby, English contralto and composer, born in London (d. 1885)
  • Jun 26 Frederick Bowen Jewson, Scottish composer, born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1891)
  • Aug 7 Faustina Hasse Hodges, English-American composer, born in Malmesbury, England (d. 1895)
  • Aug 14 Karel Miry, Belgian composer (De Vlaamse Leeuw), born in Ghent (d. 1889)
  • Aug 26 Wilhelm Troszel, composer
  • Sep 10 Adolf von Doss, German composer, born in Pfarrkirchen, Germany (d. 1886)
  • Oct 13 Immanuel Faisst, German composer, born in Esslingen am Neckar, Stuttgart, Germany (d. 1894)
  • Oct 21 Pasqual Juan Emilio Arrieta y Corera, composer
  • Nov 4 Karel Komzák I, Bohemian composer and musician, born in Netěchovice, Czech Republic (d. 1893)
  • Nov 26 Thomas Tellefsen, Norwegian pianist and composer, born in Trondheim, Norway (d. 1874)
  • Dec 1 Ernest Reyer, French opera composer, born in Marseilles, France (d. 1909)
  • Dec 10 Theodore Furchtegott Kirchner, German composer, born in Neukirchen, Germany (d. 1903)
  • Dec 10 Wilhelm Kuhe, German composer, born in Prague, Czech Republic (d. 1912)
  • Dec 15 Christian Friedrich Gottlieb Schwencke, German composer, born in Katlenburg-Lindau, Germany (d. 1896)
  • Dec 23 Alexandru Flechtenmacher, Romanian composer, born in Iaşi, Romania (d. 1898)