Birthdays in Music in 1857

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  • Jan 17 Wilhelm Kienzl, Austrian composer (Evangelimann)
  • Feb 28 Gustave Adolph Kerker, composer
  • Mar 3 Alfred Bruneau, composer
  • Mar 8 Ruggero Leoncavallo, Italian composer (I pagliacci/Zaza), born in Naples, Italy (d. 1919)
  • Apr 14 Edgar Stillman Kelley, Sparta Wisconsin, composer (Gulliver)
  • Apr 29 Frantisek Ondricek, composer
  • May 2 Frederic Cliffe, composer
  • May 16 Juan Morel Campos, composer
  • Jun 2 Edward William Elgar, English composer (Pomp & Circumstance), born in Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire (d. 1934)
  • Jun 12 Achille Simonetti, composer
  • Jul 2 Francesco Spetrino, composer
  • Jul 8 Rudolf Dellinger, composer
  • Jul 11 Iacob Moresianu, composer
  • Aug 8 Cecile Chaminade, composer
  • Aug 14 Max Wagenknecht, German composer (d. 1922)
  • Oct 4 Henry Schoenfeld, composer
  • Dec 7 Nicola van Westerhout, composer
  • Dec 15 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer