Composers in History (Part 22)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2101 - 2,200 of 7,540

  • 1828-08-05 Giovanni Rossi, Italian composer, born in Borgo San Donnino, Parma (d. 1886)
  • 1828-08-17 George William Warren, American composer and organist, born in Albany, New York (d. 1902)
  • 1828-08-26 Erik Anthon Valdemar Siboni, Danish organist and composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1892)
  • 1828-10-03 Woldemar Bargiel, German composer, born in Berlin (d. 1897)
  • 1828-10-19 Adolfo Fumagalli, composer
  • 1828-11-07 Ludwig Deppe, German composer, born in Barntrup, Germany (d. 1890)
  • 1828-12-23 Mathilde Wesendonk, German writer and poet (Tagebuchblatter) whom composer Richard Wagner was infatuated with, born in Elberfeld (d. 1902)
  • 1829-01-24 William Mason, American pianist, pedagogue and composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1908)
  • 1829-03-20 Charles Albert White, composer
  • 1829-05-08 Louis Moreau Gottschalk, American pianist and composer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1869)
  • 1829-05-09 Ciro Pinsuti, Italian pianist and composer, born in Sinalunga, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1888)
  • 1829-05-12 Pavlos Carrer, Greek composer (Isabella d'Aspeno), born in Zakynthos (d. 1896)
  • 1829-06-03 Alfonse Charles Renaud de Vilback, French organist and composer, born in Montpelier, France (d. 1884)
  • 1829-06-09 Gaetano Braga, Italian composer, born in Giulianova, Italy (d. 1907)
  • 1829-06-13 Antonio Zamara, Austrian harpist, teacher, and composer, born in Milan, Italy (d. 1901)
  • 1829-07-04 Hermann Kotzschmar, German-American composer, born in Finsterwalde, Germany (d. 1909)
  • 1829-08-05 Heinrich Stiehl, German organist and composer, born in Lübeck (d. 1886)
  • 1829-08-15 Eduard de Hartog, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1909)
  • 1829-08-21 Otto Goldschmidt, German composer, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1907)
  • 1829-08-28 Albert Dietrich, German composer and conductor, born in Meissen, Germany (d. 1908)
  • 1829-11-14 Giulio Roberti, composer
  • 1829-11-28 Anton Rubinstein, Russian pianist and composer (Dmitri Donskoi), born in Vikhvatinets, Podolia Governorate, Russian Empire (d. 1894)
  • 1829-12-24 Benjamin Ipavec, Slovene Romantic composer, born in Šentjur, Slovenia (d. 1909)
  • 1829-12-24 José Rogel, Spanish composer, born in Orihuela, Spain (d. 1901)
  • 1829-12-25 Patrick Gilmore, Irish-born American bandmaster and composer (When Johnny Comes Marching Home), born in Ballygar, Ireland (d. 1892)
  • 1830-01-03 Alexander Ewing, composer
  • 1830-01-08 Hans von Bülow, German pianist & composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1894)
  • 1830-01-27 Georg Hellmesberger, composer
  • 1830-02-11 Hans Bronsart von Schellendorf, composer
  • 1830-02-11 Peter Arnold Heise, composer
  • 1830-03-26 John Rogers Thomas, American composer, born in Newport, Rhode Island (d. 1896)
  • 1830-03-30 Auguste Tolbecque, composer
  • 1830-04-05 Alexander Muir, Canadian composer (The Maple Leaf Forever), born in Lesmahagow, Scotland (d. 1906)
  • 1830-04-13 Eduard Lassen, Belgian-Danish composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1904)
  • 1830-05-18 Karl Goldmark, Austro-Hungarian composer (Sakuhtala), born in Keszthely, Hungary (d. 1915)
  • 1830-05-28 Carl Filtsch, Transylvanian composer and pianist child prodigy, born in Mühlbach (Sebeș), Romania (d. 1845)
  • 1830-06-02 Olivier Metra, French composer (Esperance!), born in Reims (d. 1889)
  • 1830-06-22 Theodor Leschetizky, Polish pianist, composer, and teacher (Contes de Jeunesse), born in Łańcut, Austrian Poland (d. 1915)
  • 1830-07-22 Herbert Stanley Oakeley, English composer, born in Ealing (d. 1903)
  • 1830-07-31 František Zdeněk Skuherský, Czech composer, born in Opočno, Bohemia (d. 1892)
  • 1830-10-26 Polibo Fumagalli, Italian composer, born in Inzago, Italy (d. 1900)
  • 1830-11-27 Harrison Millard, American composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1895)
  • 1830-12-15 Francesco D'Arcais, Italian composer, born in Cagliari, Italy (d. 1890)
  • 1830-12-23 Adam Minchejmer, Polish composer and conductor, born in Warsaw (d. 1904)
  • 1831-01-01 William Joseph Westbrook, composer
  • 1831-02-17 Francisco Salvador Daniel, French composer, and ethno-musicologist, born in Bourges, France (d. 1871)
  • 1831-02-21 Eduard Rappoldi, composer
  • 1831-02-26 Filippo Marchetti, Italian opera composer, born in Bolognola, (d. 1902)
  • 1831-03-14 Leon Leopold Lewandoski, Polish composer, born in Kalisz, Poland (d. 1896)
  • 1831-05-24 Richard Hoffman, British-American pianist, and composer, born in Manchester, England (d. 1909)
  • 1831-06-02 Jan G Palm, Curacao, bandmaster/choir master/composer
  • 1831-06-10 W. A. Remy [Wilhelm Mayer], Austro-Bohemian composer, born in Prague (d. 1898)
  • 1831-08-13 Salomon Jadassohn, German pianist and composer, born in Wrocław, Poland (d. 1902)
  • 1831-08-28 Fredrick Vilhelm Ludvig Norman, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1885)
  • 1831-12-25 Johann Herbeck, composer
  • 1832-01-19 Ferdinand Laub, composer
  • 1832-01-19 Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer
  • 1832-01-28 Franz Wullner, composer
  • 1832-03-01 Friedrich Grutzmacher, German cellist and composer, born in Dessau, Germany (d. 1903)
  • 1832-03-13 Alberto Randegger, Italian composer, born in Trieste, Italy (d. 1911)
  • 1832-06-03 Alexander Charles Lecocq, French composer, born in Paris, France (d. 1918)
  • 1832-07-17 (Johan) August Söderman, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1876)
  • 1832-07-25 Simon Hassler, German-American composer, born in Germany (d. 1901)
  • 1832-08-03 Ivan Zajc, Czech composer and conductor, born in Rijeka, Croatia (d. 1914)
  • 1832-09-20 Johann Joseph Abert, German composer, born in Gastorf, Bohemia (d. 1915)
  • 1832-09-21 Friedrich Wilhelm Langhans, German musician and composer, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1892)
  • 1832-09-26 Pyotr Petrovich Sokal'sky, Russian composer, born in Kharkiv, Ukraine (d. 1887)
  • 1832-10-01 Henry Clay Work, American composer, born in Middletown, Connecticut (d. 1884)
  • 1832-10-22 August Labitzky, Bohemian composer, born in Bečov nad Teplou, Czechia (d. 1903)
  • 1832-10-22 Leopold Damrosch, German-American composer, and conductor (New York Oratorio Society; New York Symphony), born in Poznań, Kingdom of Prussia (d. 1885)
  • 1832-11-01 Gottfred Matthison-Hansen, Danish composer, born in Roskilde, Denmark (d. 1909)
  • 1832-11-11 Paolo Giorza, Italian-Australian composer, born in Milan, Italy (d. 1914)
  • 1833-02-22 Josef Foerster, Czech composer and music teacher, born in Osenice, Bohemia, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 1907)
  • 1833-03-20 Henry Southwick Perkins, composer
  • 1833-04-17 Jean-Baptiste Accolay, Belgian composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1900)

Person of interestJohannes Brahms

1833-05-07 Johannes Brahms, German composer and conductor (Hung Dances), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1897)

Composer and Conductor Johannes Brahms
Composer and Conductor
Johannes Brahms
  • 1833-05-09 Boleslaw Dembinski, Polish organist and composer, born in Poznań (d. 1914)
  • 1833-06-07 Alexander Ritter, German composer, born in Narva, Estonia (d. 1896)
  • 1833-06-27 Władysław Zaremba, Ukrainian composer, born in Dunajowce, Ukraine (d. 1902)
  • 1833-07-22 Benjamin Hanby, American composer (Jolly Old Saint Nicholas"), born in Rushville, Ohio (d. 1867)
  • 1833-09-21 Josef Richard Rozkošný, Czech composer, born in Prague (d. 1913)
  • 1833-10-18 Johannes Habert, composer
  • 1833-11-12 Aleksandr Porfirievich Borodin, Russian composer (Robert LeDiable)
  • 1834-01-14 William Cleaver Francis Robinson, Irish governor and musical composer, born in County Westmeath, Republic of Ireland (d. 1897)
  • 1834-01-25 Pablo Hernández Salces, Spanish composer, born in Zaragoza, Spain (d. 1910)
  • 1834-02-09 Franz Xaver Witt, German church musician, composer, and priest, born in Walderbach, Bavaria (d. 1888)
  • 1834-02-22 Albert Heinrich Zabel, composer
  • 1834-02-26 Aleksander Zarzycki, Polish composer (Warsaw Music Society), born in Lviv, Austria-Hungary (d. 1895)
  • 1834-03-04 Peter Nicolai von Wilm, composer
  • 1834-03-23 Julius Reubke, German organist, pianist, and composer (Sonata on the 94th Psalm in c), born in Hausneindorf, Germany (d. 1858)
  • 1834-04-01 Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer
  • 1834-04-26 Horatio Richmond Palmer, American composer and choir director, born in Sherburne, New York (d. 1907)
  • 1834-06-08 George Garrett, English composer, born in Winchester, England (d. 1897)
  • 1834-07-16 Carlo Angeloni, Italian composer, born in Lucca, Italy (d. 1901)
  • 1834-08-09 Elias Álvares Lobo, Brazilian composer, born in Itu, Brazil (d. 1901)
  • 1834-08-17 Peter Benoit, Flemish composer and conductor (Leie/Rubens Cantata), born in Harelbeke, Flanders (d. 1901)
  • 1834-08-31 Amilcare Ponchielli, Italian composer (I Lituani, La Giaconda), born in Paderno Ponchielli, Italy (d. 1886)
  • 1834-10-03 Vilém Blodek, Czech pianist, flautist, and composer, born in Prague (d. 1874)
  • 1834-11-20 Franjo Ksaver Kuhač, Croatian composer who collected and published 1,600 folk songs, born in Osijek, Croatia (d. 1911)
  • 1834-11-25 Jean-Baptist Colyns, Belgian violinist and composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1902)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 2101 - 2,200 of 5,966

  • 1894-06-05 Immanuel Faisst, German composer, dies at 70
  • 1894-07-08 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, Russian composer, dies at 67
  • 1894-07-13 Juventino Rosas, composer, dies at 26
  • 1894-08-18 William Charles Levey, Irish conductor and composer, dies at 57
  • 1894-09-13 (Alexis) Emmanuel Chabrier, French pianist and composer (España; Joyeuse marche; Le roi malgré lui), dies from general paresis at 53
  • 1894-11-20 Anton Rubinstein, Russian pianist and composer (Dmitri Donskoi), dies at 64
  • 1895-01-10 Benjamin Louis Paul Godard, composer, dies at 45
  • 1895-01-22 Edward Solomon, English composer, dies at 39
  • 1895-02-04 Faustina Hasse Hodges, English-American composer, dies at 71
  • 1895-02-24 Ignaz Lachner, German composer, dies at 87
  • 1895-03-17 Adolphe Nibelle, French composer (Le Loup-Garou (The Werewolf)), dies at 69
  • 1895-05-21 Franz von Suppé, Austrian composer (Poet und Bauer), dies at 76
  • 1895-06-15 Richard Genée, Austrian playwright, librettist, and composer, dies at 72
  • 1895-06-23 Joseph Paul Skelly, composer, dies at 44
  • 1895-07-02 William Rockstro, composer, dies at 72
  • 1895-07-14 Alexander Ewing, composer, dies at 65
  • 1895-09-10 Harrison Millard, American composer, dies at 64
  • 1895-09-15 Jan Kleczyński Sr., Polish pianist and composer, dies at 58
  • 1895-10-08 Charles Oberthur, composer, dies at 76
  • 1895-11-01 Aleksander Zarzycki, composer, dies at 61
  • 1895-11-11 Julius Tausch, German composer, dies at 68
  • 1896-01-28 Joseph Barnby, composer, dies at 57
  • 1896-02-04 Henry David Leslie, composer, dies at 73
  • 1896-02-12 Ambrose Thomas, French opera composer (Mignon), and music professor, dies at 84
  • 1896-02-13 Carl Martin Reinthaler, German composer, dies at 73
  • 1896-04-05 John Rogers Thomas, Welsh-American baritone and composer of popular, classical, and sacred music, dies at 66
  • 1896-04-12 Alexander Ritter, German composer, dies at 62
  • 1896-04-30 Antonio Cagnoni, Italian opera composer, dies at 68
  • 1896-05-12 Juan Morel Campos, Puerto Rican composer (Danza), dies at 38
  • 1896-05-20 Clara Schumann, German pianist and composer of the Romantic era, dies of a stroke at 76
  • 1896-06-07 Pavlos Carrer, Greek composer (Isabella d'Aspeno), dies at 67
  • 1896-06-11 Friedrich Gottlieb Schwencke, German organist and composer, dies at 72
  • 1896-07-06 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, Russian composer, dies at 54
  • 1896-08-18 Frederick Nichols Crouch, composer, dies at 88
  • 1896-09-01 Johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62
  • 1896-09-16 Antônio Carlos Gomez, Brazilian opera composer, 1st from New World to be successful in Europe, dies at 60
  • 1896-09-20 Gottfried Conradi, Norwegian composer, dies at 76
  • 1896-09-23 Gilbert Duprez, French composer, dies at 89

Person of interestAnton Bruckner

1896-10-11 Anton Bruckner, Austrian composer (Te Deum, Wagner Symphony), Wagner disciple and "monumental bore", dies at 72

Composer Anton Bruckner
Composer
Anton Bruckner
  • 1896-11-12 Spyridon Xyndas, Greek composer, dies at 84
  • 1896-11-13 Antonio Peña y Goñi, Spanish composer, dies at 50
  • 1896-11-22 Leon Leopold Lewandoski, Polish composer, dies at 65
  • 1897-02-23 Woldemar Bargiel, German composer, dies at 68
  • 1897-03-10 Teodulo Mabellini, Italian composer, dies at 79
  • 1897-03-11 Berthold Tours, Dutch-English composer, dies at 58

Person of interestJohannes Brahms

1897-04-03 Johannes Brahms, German composer and conductor (Hungarian Dances; A German Requiem), dies at 63

Composer and Conductor Johannes Brahms
Composer and Conductor
Johannes Brahms
  • 1897-04-08 George Garrett, English composer, dies at 62
  • 1897-04-23 Clement Harris, English composer, killed fighting in the Greco-Turkish war at 25
  • 1897-05-02 William Cleaver Francis Robinson, composer, dies at 63
  • 1897-05-10 William Thomas Best, English organist and composer, dies at 70
  • 1897-05-21 Karol Mikuli, Polish composer, dies at 77
  • 1897-07-12 Félix Godefroid, Belgian harpist and composer, dies at 78
  • 1897-09-20 Karel Bendl, Czech composer, dies at 59
  • 1897-10-08 Martin Pluddemann, composer, dies at 43
  • 1897-10-11 Leon Boelmann, French organist/composer (Suite Gothique), dies at 35
  • 1897-10-17 Isidor Dannström, Swedish composer, dies at 84
  • 1897-10-21 Paul Kuczynski, Polish composer, dies at 50
  • 1897-11-06 Édouard Deldevez, French violinist and composer, dies at 80
  • 1897-11-09 Moritz Heuzenroeder, composer, dies at 48
  • 1897-11-10 Moritz Heuzenroeder, German pianist and composer who settled in Australia, dies at 47 [1]
  • 1898-01-04 Frantisek Pivoda, composer, dies at 73
  • 1898-01-11 Gaetano Capocci, Italian organist and composer (Responsori), dies at 86
  • 1898-01-23 W. A. Remy [Wilhelm Mayer], Austro-Bohemian composer, dies at 66
  • 1898-01-28 Alexandru Flechtenmacher, composer, dies at 74
  • 1898-04-21 Louis Théodore Gouvy, French-German composer, dies at 78
  • 1898-06-03 Nikolai Afanisev, Russian composer, dies at 77
  • 1898-07-18 Emil Hartmann, organist and composer (Towards The Light), dies at 62
  • 1898-07-20 Yuri Karlovich Arnold, Russian composer, dies at 86
  • 1898-08-17 Carl Johann Adam Zeller, Austrian composer, dies at 56
  • 1898-08-21 Niccolò van Westerhout, Italian composer, dies at 40
  • 1898-08-23 Joseph Robinson, Irish singer, organist and composer, dies at 82
  • 1898-09-11 Adolphe-Abraham Samuel, Belgian composer, dies at 74
  • 1898-11-04 (Charles) Jerome Hopkins, American composer, pianist, critic, and musical education advocate, dies of a brain hemorrhage at 62
  • 1898-12-13 George Frederick Bristow, American composer (Rip Van Winkle), dies at 72
  • 1898-12-24 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, Polish composer, dies at 41
  • 1898-12-29 Georg Goltermann, German cellist and composer, dies at 74
  • 1899-04-17 Hans Balatka, Moravian-American conductor (Milwaukee Musikverein; Chicago Oratorio Society), author (Condensed History of Music), and composer, dies at 74
  • 1899-05-29 Frantz Jehin-Prume, Canadian violinist and composer, dies at 60
  • 1899-06-03 Johann Baptist Strauss Jr., Austrian composer (Waltz King), dies at 73
  • 1899-06-10 Ernest Chausson, French Romantic composer (Poème; Solitude dance le bois), dies in a cycling accident at 44
  • 1899-09-08 Vaclav Hugo Zavrtal, Bohemian clarinetist, band leader, and composer, dies at 78
  • 1899-10-05 Johann Nepomuk Fuchs, Austrian composer, dies at 57
  • 1899-11-25 Robert Lowry, composer, dies at 73
  • 1899-11-27 Felipe Gutiérrez Y Espinosa, Puerto Rican composer, dies at 74
  • 1899-12-07 Anton de Kontski [Antoni Kątski], Polish-American pianist and composer (Awakening Of The Lion), Polish pianist and composer, dies at 82
  • 1899-12-18 John William Glover, Irish composer, dies at 84
  • 1900-01-03 Edwin George Monk, English church organist and composer, dies at 80
  • 1900-02-03 Ottokar Eugen Novacek, composer, dies at 33
  • 1900-03-10 Johann Peter Emilius Hartmann, composer, dies at 94
  • 1900-03-19 Charles-Louis Hanon, French composer and piano pedagogue (The Virtuoso Pianist in 60 Exercises), dies at 80
  • 1900-04-21 Heinrich Vogl, composer, dies at 55
  • 1900-05-10 Richard Storrs Willis, American composer, mostly of hymns ("Carol"; "Fairest Lord Jesus"), dies at 81
  • 1900-05-20 Gustav Heinrich Graben-Hoffman, composer, dies at 80
  • 1900-06-11 Charles Swinnerton Heap, English composer, dies at 53
  • 1900-06-21 Polibo Fumagalli, Italian composer, dies at 69
  • 1900-08-19 Jean-Baptiste Accolay, Belgian composer, dies at 67
  • 1900-10-09 Heinrich von Herzogenberg, Austrian composer, dies at 57
  • 1900-10-14 Sandor Erkel, Hungarian composer and son of Ferenc Erkel, dies at 54
  • 1900-10-15 Zdenek Fibich, Czech classical composer (Šárka, The Bride of Messina), dies at 49
  • 1900-11-22 Arthur Sullivan, English operatic composer (Mikado, Pirates of Penzance), dies at 58

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