Birthdays in Music in 1844

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  • Jan 4 Thomas H Rollinson, composer
  • Jan 14 Clara Kathleen Rogers, composer
  • Jan 20 Johan Peter Selmer, composer
  • Jan 25 Frederick E Kitziger, composer
  • Feb 2 Leander Schlegel, composer
  • Feb 21 Charles-Marie Widor, Lyons France, composer/prof (Paris Conservatory)
  • Feb 22 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, composer
  • Mar 10 Pablo Martin M de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer (Spanish Dancing)
  • Mar 18 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Russian composer (Scheherazade), born in Tikhvin (d. 1908) (OS 6 Mar)
  • Mar 23 Eugene Gigout, composer
  • Apr 6 Joseph Ludwig, composer
  • May 3 Richard D'Oyly Carte, England, opera impresario (Ivanhoe)
  • May 8 Hermann Gradener, composer
  • May 28 Leon Felix Augustin Joseph Vasseur, composer
  • May 30 Louis Varney, composer
  • Jun 3 Emile Paladilhe, composer
  • Sep 11 George Martin, English composer and organist, born in Lambourn, Berkshire (d. 1916)
  • Sep 28 Michael Hertz, composer
  • Oct 17 Miguel Nieto, composer
  • Oct 18 Emille-Louis-Victor Mathieu, composer
  • Nov 12 Octave Fouque, composer
  • Dec 1 Alfred Cellier, composer
  • Dec 5 John Frederick Bridge, composer
  • Dec 22 Izydor Lotto, composer