Birthdays in Music in August 1890

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 2 Pauline Hall, Norwegian composer, born in Hamar, Hedmark, Norway (d. 1969)
  • Aug 5 Erich Kleiber, conductor (NBC Symphony 1945-46), born in Vienna, Austria
  • Aug 5 Hans Gál, Austrian-British composer (d. 1987)
  • Aug 9 Cesar Cortinas, composer
  • Aug 9 Sandor Jemnitz, composer
  • Aug 12 Al Goodman, Nikopol Russia, orchestra leader (NBC Comedy Hour)
  • Aug 15 Jacques Ibert, French composer (Escales), born in Paris, France (d. 1962)
  • Aug 24 Franz Philipp, German composer, born in Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany (d. 1972)
  • Aug 28 Ivor Gurney, English composer and poet, born in Gloucester (d. 1937)