Birthdays in Music in 1855

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Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 20 Amedee-Ernest Chausson, composer
  • Jan 22 Ernst Kullak, composer
  • Jan 26 Arthur Hervey, composer
  • Feb 15 Gustav Hollaender, composer
  • Mar 12 John White, American composer (d. 1902)
  • Apr 18 Josef Gruber, Austrian organist and composer, born Wösendorf in the Wachau (d. 1933)
  • Apr 29 Anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake) [OS]
  • Apr 29 Edmund van der Straeten, composer
  • May 2 Theodore Moses Tobani, German composer, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1933)
  • May 9 Julius Rontgen, composer
  • May 10 Anatoli Liadov, composer (Enchanted Lake) [NS], born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • May 11 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake)
  • Jun 17 Fritz Steinbach, composer
  • Jun 23 Maude Valerie White, composer
  • Jul 3 Piotr Maszyński, Polish composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1934)
  • Jul 9 Johann Zilcher, German composer (d. 1943)

  • Jul 14 Richard Samuel Hughes, composer
  • Jul 16 Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer (d. 1923)
  • Jul 19 Emil Paur, Austrian conductor, born in Czernowitz, Austria (d. 1932)
  • Jul 25 Edward Solomon, English composer, born in Lambeth, London (d. 1895)
  • Aug 31 Stefan Surzynski, Polish conductor and composer, born in Srem, Poland (d. 1919)
  • Sep 6 Ferdinand Hummel, German composer, born in Berlin (d. 1928)
  • Sep 29 Michele Esposito, Italian composer who worked in Ireland, born in Castellamare di Stabia (d. 1929)
  • Oct 12 Arthur Nikisch, Hungarian conductor (Berlin Philharmonic), born in Mosonszentmiklós, Hungary (d. 1922)
  • Oct 14 George Edwardes, British composer (Gaiety Girl), born in Cleethorpes, Lincolnshire, England (d. 1915)
  • Nov 1 Guido Adler, Austrian musicologist (Still in the Music)
  • Nov 6 Iosif Kotek, Russian composer and violinist, born in Kamenets-Podolsk, Ukraine (d. 1885)
  • Nov 13 Daniel François Scheurleer, Dutch musicologist and banker, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1927)
  • Dec 10 Marios Varvoglis, Greek Composer (d. 1967)
  • Dec 11 Julian Edwards, composer
  • Dec 23 Alan Gray, British composer (Trinity College), born in York (d. 1935)
  • Dec 26 Arnold Mendelssohn, German composer, born in Ratibor, Province of Silesia (d. 1933)