Composers in History (Part 23)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2201 - 2,300 of 7,534

  • 1835-01-17 Johan Filip von Schantz, composer
  • 1835-01-18 César A Cui, Russian composer and fort architect, born in Vilnius, Russian Empire (now Lithuania) (d. 1918)
  • 1835-03-06 Ludwik Grossman, Polish composer (Duch Wojewody - The Ghost of Voyvode), born in Tureck, Poland (d. 1915)
  • 1835-03-14 Manuel Fernandez Caballero, Spanish composer, born in Murcia, Spain (d. 1906)
  • 1835-03-15 Eduard Strauss, Austrian dance band conductor, and composer, born in Vienna (d. 1916)
  • 1835-03-30 Bernhard Scholz, composer
  • 1835-04-06 Jose Marraco y Ferrer, composer
  • 1835-05-04 Edmund Hart Turpin, English composer, born in Nottingham, England (d. 1907)
  • 1835-05-11 Kārlis Baumanis, Latvian composer (d. 1905)
  • 1835-06-14 Nikolay Rubinstein, Russian composer and pianist, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1881) (O.S. 2 June)
  • 1835-07-10 Henryk Wieniawski, Polish violinist and composer (Souv de Moscou), born in Lubin, Poland (d. 1880)
  • 1835-07-28 Jose Garcia Robles, Spanish composer, born in Barcelona, Spain (d. 1910))
  • 1835-08-10 Gyula Beliczay, composer
  • 1835-10-07 Felix Draeseke, German composer (Christus. Mysterium in a Prelude and Three Oratorios), born in Coburg, Germany (d. 1913)
  • 1835-10-09 Camille Saint-Saëns, French composer (Samson et Dalila; Organ Symphony), born in Paris (d. 1921)
  • 1835-11-09 Davorin Jenko, Slovene-Serbian composer, born in Dvorje, Slovenia (d. 1914)
  • 1835-11-09 Jean-Theodore Radoux, Belgian composer, born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1911)
  • 1835-12-12 Georges Jean Pfeiffer, French composer, born in Versailles, France (d. 1908)
  • 1835-12-13 Phillips Brooks, American Episcopal bishop and composer (Little Town of Bethlehem), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1893)
  • 1836-01-17 Jose Silvestre de los Dolores White Lafitte, composer
  • 1836-01-31 Henryk Szulc, composer
  • 1836-02-01 Emil Hartmann, Danish organist and composer (Towards The Light), born in Copenhagen (d. 1898)
  • 1836-02-16 Benjamin Edward Woolf, Dutch composer
  • 1836-02-21 Clement Léo Delibes, French romantic composer (Coppélia; Sylvia; Le roi l'a dit; Lakmé), born in Saint-Germain-du-Val, France (d. 1891)
  • 1836-02-22 Eduard Wachmann, composer
  • 1836-03-15 Henrique Alves de Mesquita, Brazilian composer, conductor and educator, born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (d. 1906)
  • 1836-03-21 Jesus Monasterio, composer
  • 1836-04-04 (Charles) Jerome Hopkins, American composer, pianist, critic, and musical education advocate, born in Burlington, Vermont (d. 1898)
  • 1836-05-18 Isidor Vorobchievici, Urainian composer, born in Chernivtsi, Ukraine (d. 1903)
  • 1836-07-11 Antônio Carlos Gomes, New World composer, born in Campinas, São Paulo, Empire of Brazil (d. 1896)
  • 1836-08-10 Jose Teodor Vilar, composer
  • 1836-08-16 John Farmer, English composer, born in Nottingham (d. 1901)
  • 1836-09-10 Karl Merz, German-American composer (Brainard's Musical World), born in Bernsheim, Germany (d. 1890)
  • 1837-01-02 Mily Balakirev, Russian pianist and composer (Islamej, Tamara), born in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia (d. 1910)
  • 1837-01-12 Adolf Jensen, German pianist, composer, and teacher, born in Königsberg, Prussian (now Kaliningrad, Russia) (d. 1879)
  • 1837-01-12 Carlos Troyer, American composer, born in Frankfurt, Germany (d. 1920)
  • 1837-02-13 Valentin Zubiaurre, Spanish composer (Ferdinand Set), and educator, born in Garay, Biscay, Spain (d. 1914)
  • 1837-03-12 Alexandre Guilmant, French organist (La Trinitié, 1871-901), composer and pedagogue (Schola Cantorum, 1894-1911), born in Meudon, France (d. 1911)
  • 1837-04-25 William Charles Levey, Irish conductor and composer, born in Dublin, Ireland (d. 1894)
  • 1837-04-30 Alfred R. Gaul, English composer, born in Nottingham (d. 1913)
  • 1837-05-23 Józef Wieniawski, Polish pianist, composer, conductor and teacher, born in Lublin, Poland (d. 1912)
  • 1837-05-29 Luca Fumagalli, Italian pianist and composer (Luigi XI), born in Inzago, Lombardo-Venetian Kingdom, Austrian Empire (now Italy) (d. 1908)
  • 1837-06-08 Jan Kleczyński Sr., Polish painist and composer, born in Janiewicze, Russian Empire (d. 1895)
  • 1837-06-23 Ernest Guiraud, French opera composer (Piccolino; Sylvie), arranger (Bizet), and teacher, born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1892)
  • 1837-07-06 Władysław Żeleński, Polish organist and composer, born in Grodkowice (d. 1921)
  • 1837-07-11 Paul Lacombe, French composer, born in Carcassonne, France (d. 1927)
  • 1837-07-20 Hans Sommer, German theatre composer, born in Brunswick (d. 1922)
  • 1837-07-28 Christian Barnekow, Danish composer, born in Luz-Saint-Sauveur, France (d. 1913)
  • 1837-08-24 Theodore Dubois, French composer, born in Rosnay, Marne, France (d. 1924)
  • 1837-08-27 Heinrich Urban, German violinist and composer, born in Berlin (d. 1901)
  • 1837-09-15 Leo van Gheluwe, Belgian composer, born in Wannegem-Lede, East Flanders (d. 1914)
  • 1837-09-19 Adolf Sonnenfeld, Polish violinist and composer, born in Wrocław, Poland (d. 1914)
  • 1837-10-08 Otto Winter-Hjelm, Norwegian musician and composer, born in Oslo, Norway (d. 1931)
  • 1837-10-16 John Francis Barnett, British composer, born in London (d. 1916)
  • 1837-11-09 Alfred Holmes, English violinist and composer, born in London (d. 1876)
  • 1837-11-17 Willem Coenen, composer
  • 1837-12-09 Émile Waldteufel, French composer, born in Strasbourg (d. 1915)
  • 1837-12-25 Cosima Liszt, wife of Austrian composer Richard Wagner
  • 1837-12-28 Benjamin Johnson Lang, American conductor and composer, born in Salem, Massachusetts (d. 1909)
  • 1838-01-06 Max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1920)
  • 1838-02-26 Wendelin Weißheimer, German composer and conductor, born in Osthofen (d. 1910)
  • 1838-03-02 David Duffle Wood, composer
  • 1838-03-04 Paul Lacôme, French composer, born in Le Houga, Gascony (d. 1920)
  • 1838-04-11 Joseph Leopold Röckel, German composer, born in London (d. 1908)
  • 1838-04-16 Karel Bendl, Czech composer, born in Prague (d. 1897)
  • 1838-05-06 Alfred Pease, American composer, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1882)
  • 1838-07-23 Édouard Colonne, French composer and violinist, born in Bordeaux, France (d. 1910)
  • 1838-10-22 Carl Fuchs, German composer and musician, born in Potsdam (d. 1922)

Person of interestGeorges Bizet

1838-10-25 Georges Bizet, French composer (Carmen), born in Paris (d. 1875)

Composer Georges Bizet
Composer
Georges Bizet
  • 1838-11-22 José Augusto Ferreira Veiga, Viscount of Arneiro, Portuguese composer, born in Portuguese Macau (d. 1903)
  • 1838-12-04 Melesio Morales, Mexican composer, born in Mexico City (d. 1908)
  • 1838-12-11 Whitney Eugene Thayer, American composer, born in Mendon, Massachusetts (d. 1889)
  • 1838-12-13 Marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, French composer, born in Chartres, France (d. 1873)
  • 1838-12-17 Berthold Tours, Dutch-English composer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1897)
  • 1839-01-09 John Knowles Paine, American composer (Symphony No. 2 - In Spring), born in Portland, Maine (d. 1906)
  • 1839-01-19 Bohumil Pazdirek, composer
  • 1839-03-10 Dudley Buck, American organist, composer, and music writer, born in Hartford, Connecticut (d. 1909)
  • 1839-03-17 Josef Rheinberger, German organist, composer, and educator (Munich Conservatory, 1877-1901), born in Vaduz, Liechtenstein (d. 1901)
  • 1839-03-21 Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky, Karevo, Russian composer (Boris Gudunov, Night on Bald Mt) [NS]
  • 1839-04-05 Stanislaw Pilinski, French pianist and composer, born in Paris (d. 1905)
  • 1839-04-12 Victorin de Joncières, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1903)
  • 1839-04-18 Frantz Jehin-Prume, Canadian violinist and composer, born in Spa, Liège, Belgium (d. 1899)
  • 1839-05-19 Alice Mary Smith, British composer, born in London (d. 1884)
  • 1839-07-09 Carl Baermann, German composer, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1913)
  • 1839-07-14 (Edward) Sydney Smith, British pianist and composer, born in Dorchester, England (d. 1889)
  • 1839-07-17 Friedrich Gernsheim, German composer, born in Worms, Germany (d. 1916)
  • 1839-08-15 Hugh Archibald Clarke, Canadian organist, composer, and educator (The Music of The Spheres), born in Toronto, Ontario (d. 1927)
  • 1839-08-17 Hubert Platt Main, composer
  • 1839-08-24 Eduard Napravnik, Czech conductor and composer, born in Býšť, Czech Republic (d. 1916)
  • 1839-11-07 Henry Holmes, English violinist and composer, born in London (d. 1905)
  • 1839-11-25 Stanisław Duniecki, Polish composer, born in Lviv, Ukraine (d. 1870)
  • 1840-01-18 Ernst Rudorff, German pianist, composer, and teacher, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1916)
  • 1840-02-02 Louis Bourgault-Ducoudray, composer
  • 1840-02-03 Georges Jacobi, German violinist, composer (The Black Crook), and conductor (Alhambra Theatre, London, 1872-98), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1906))
  • 1840-02-25 Alexis Hollander, German composer, born in Ratibor, Silesia (d. 1924)
  • 1840-03-08 Franco Faccio, Italian composer and conductor, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1891)
  • 1840-03-26 Carli Zoeller, German composer, born in Berlin (d. 1889)
  • 1840-04-11 John Conrad Nordqvist, Swedish composer, born in Vänersborg, Älvsborg County, Sweden (d. 1920)
  • 1840-04-12 Edmond Audran, French composer, born in Lyon, France (d. 1901)

Person of interestPyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

1840-05-07 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Russian composer of the late-Romantic period (1812 Overture; Swan Lake), born in Votkinsk, Russia (d. 1893)


Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 2201 - 2,300 of 5,962

  • 1901-01-11 Vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov, composer, dies at 34
  • 1901-01-13 Carlo Angeloni, Italian composer, dies at 66
  • 1901-01-24 Simon Hassler, German-American composer, dies at 68

Person of interestGiuseppe Verdi

1901-01-27 Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer (Rigoletto, La Traviata), dies at 77

Composer Giuseppe Verdi
Composer
Giuseppe Verdi
  • 1901-02-07 Benjamin Edward Woolf, composer, dies at 64
  • 1901-02-14 Edward John Hopkins, English organist and composer, dies at 82
  • 1901-02-17 Ethelbert Nevin, American pianist and composer (The Rosary; Narcissus), dies of a stroke at 38
  • 1901-02-25 Jose Rogel, Spanish composer, dies at 71
  • 1901-03-08 Peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (High Mass), dies at 66
  • 1901-03-10 Vasily Georgiyevich Wrangell, Russian composer, dies at 38
  • 1901-03-31 John Stainer, English composer (The Crucifixion), dies at 60
  • 1901-04-11 Ivar Hallström, Swedish composer, dies at 74
  • 1901-04-27 Richard Redhead, English composer, dies at 81
  • 1901-06-23 Charles Kensington Salaman, composer, dies at 87
  • 1901-07-17 John Farmer, English composer, dies at 64
  • 1901-07-18 Alfredo Carlo Piatti, composer, dies at 79
  • 1901-08-17 Edmond Audran, French composer, dies at 61
  • 1901-08-18 Richard Kleinmichel, composer, dies at 54
  • 1901-08-22 Gunnar Wennerberg, Swedish poet and composer, dies at 83
  • 1901-10-24 Paul Henrion, French composer, dies at 82
  • 1901-11-06 Bohdan Borkowski, Polish composer, dies at 48
  • 1901-11-11 Antonio Zamara, Austrian harpist, teacher, and composer, dies at 72
  • 1901-11-25 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62
  • 1901-12-15 Elias Álvares Lobo, Brazilian composer, dies at 67
  • 1902-01-18 Filippo Marchetti, composer, dies at 70
  • 1902-02-01 Salomon Jadassohn, German pianist & composer, dies at 70
  • 1902-02-02 Emanuil Manolov, composer, dies at 42
  • 1902-02-25 Carl Ignaz Franz Umlauf, Austrian zither player and composer, dies at 77
  • 1902-03-17 George William Warren, composer, dies at 73
  • 1902-07-06 Leopoldo Miguez, Brazilian composer, dies at 51
  • 1902-07-18 John White, American composer, dies at 47
  • 1902-08-03 August Klughardt, German composer, dies at 54
  • 1902-09-07 Franz Wullner, composer, dies at 70
  • 1902-09-14 Reinhold Finsterbusch, German singer, organist, composer, and choral director (Jesu Tod und Begräbnis), dies at 76
  • 1902-09-29 Iosif Ivanovici, composer, dies
  • 1902-10-24 Władysław Zaremba, Ukrainian composer, dies at 69
  • 1902-10-31 Jean-Baptist Colyns, Belgian violinist and composer, dies at 67
  • 1902-11-22 Septimus Winner, American songwriter (Listen To The Mockingbird), dies at 75
  • 1902-12-05 Henry Stephen Cutler, American composer, dies at 78
  • 1903-01-28 Augusta Holmes, French composer, dies at 55
  • 1903-01-28 Jean Robert Planquette, French composer (Bells of Corneville), dies at 54
  • 1903-02-03 Frederick E Kitziger, composer, dies at 59
  • 1903-02-11 Henryk Szulc, Polish composer, dies at 67
  • 1903-02-17 Joseph Parry, Welsh composer and musician, dies at 61
  • 1903-02-22 Hugo Filipp Jakob Wolf, Austrian composer (Corregidor), dies at 42
  • 1903-02-23 Albert Cahen, composer, dies at 57
  • 1903-02-23 Friedrich Grutzmacher, composer, dies at 70
  • 1903-05-01 Luigi Arditi, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 80
  • 1903-05-16 Eduard Rappoldi, composer, dies at 72
  • 1903-06-29 Rentaro Taki, Japanese pianist and composer, dies at 23
  • 1903-07-07 José Augusto Ferreira Veiga, Viscount of Arneiro, Portuguese composer, dies at 64
  • 1903-07-13 August Reissmann, composer, dies at 77
  • 1903-08-28 August Labitzky, Bohemian composer, dies at 70
  • 1903-09-04 Hermann Zumpe, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1903-09-18 Isidor Vorobchievici, Romanian composer, dies at 67
  • 1903-09-18 Theodore Furchtegott Kirchner, German composer, dies at 79
  • 1903-09-28 Jesus Monasterio, Spanish composer, dies at 67
  • 1903-10-03 Benedetto Junck, Italian composer, dies at 51
  • 1903-10-26 Herbert Oakeley, English composer, dies at 73
  • 1903-10-26 Victorin de Joncières, French composer, dies at 64
  • 1903-11-24 Charles Dupee Blake, American composer, dies at 56
  • 1903-12-02 Victor Roger, composer, dies at 50
  • 1903-12-06 Frederick Grant Gleason, composer, dies at 54
  • 1903-12-20 Gavriil Musicescu, composer, dies at 56
  • 1904-01-15 Eduard Lassen, Belgian-Danish composer, dies at 73
  • 1904-01-24 Franz Coenen, composer, dies at 77
  • 1904-01-27 Adam Minchejmer, composer, dies at 73
  • 1904-02-20 Gustav Adolf Heinze, Dutch composer, dies at 83
  • 1904-05-01 Antonín Dvořák, Czech composer (Slavonic Dances; New World Symphony; Cello Concerto in b, Op. 104), dies at 62
  • 1904-05-14 Richard Hol, Dutch composer, organist and conductor, dies at 78
  • 1904-08-04 Arnold Krug, German composer, dies at 54
  • 1904-08-30 Kate Fanny Loder, English composer and pianist, dies at 79
  • 1904-09-30 Sigurd Lie, Norwegian composer and conductor, dies of tuberculosis at 33
  • 1904-10-17 Nikolai Amani, Russian composer, dies at 32
  • 1904-10-20 Henry Hiles, English composer, dies at 77
  • 1904-10-25 Teresa Milanollo, Italian composer, dies at 77
  • 1904-11-03 Gaston Serpette, French composer, dies at 57
  • 1904-11-30 Aldine Silliman Kieffer, American composer, dies at 64
  • 1904-12-25 Vilhelm Svedbom, Swedish composer, dies at 61
  • 1905-01-10 Kārlis Baumanis, Latvian composer (b. 1835)
  • 1905-01-20 Stanislaw Pilinski, French pianist and composer, dies at 65
  • 1905-02-10 Ignacy Krzyzanowski, composer, dies at 78
  • 1905-03-19 Makar Grigori Ekmalyan, Armenian composer (Patarag), dies at 49
  • 1905-04-23 Karel Komzák II, Viennese composer, dies at 54
  • 1905-04-29 Ignatio Cervantes, Cuban pianist and composer (Danzas Cubanas), dies at 57
  • 1905-05-09 Ernst Pauer, Austrian composer & pianist, dies at 78
  • 1905-05-29 Leon Francis Victor Caron, French Australian composer, dies at 55
  • 1905-06-04 Carl Albert Löschhorn, German composer, dies at 85
  • 1905-09-02 Walter Cecil Macfarren, English pianist and composer, dies at 79
  • 1905-10-21 Jose Teodor Vilar, composer, dies at 69
  • 1905-12-09 Henry Holmes, English violinist and composer, dies at 66
  • 1906-01-01 Joseph Miroslav Weber, Czech composer, dies at 51
  • 1906-02-25 Anton Arensky, Russian composer and conductor, dies of tuberculosis at 44
  • 1906-02-26 Manuel Fernandez Caballero, Spanish composer, dies at 70
  • 1906-03-22 Martin Wegelius, Finnish musicologist and composer, dies at 59
  • 1906-04-25 John Knowles Paine, American composer (Symphony No. 2 - In Spring), dies at 67
  • 1906-05-30 William Yeates Hurlstone, composer, dies at 30
  • 1906-06-08 C. F. E. Horneman, Danish composer, dies at 65
  • 1906-06-26 Alexander Muir, Canadian composer (The Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
  • 1906-07-12 Henrique Alves de Mesquita, Brazilian composer, conductor and educator, dies at 70

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