Composers in History (Part 24)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2301 - 2,400 of 7,000

  • 1841-02-18 Samuel Prowse Warren, composer
  • 1841-02-19 Felipe Pedrell, Spanish composer and musical scholar, born in Tortosa, Spain (d. 1922)
  • 1841-03-01 Romualdo Marenco, Italain composer and conductor, born in Novi Ligure, Italy (d. 1907)
  • 1841-05-15 Giovanni Bolzoni, composer
  • 1841-05-21 Joseph Parry, Welsh composer and musician, born in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales (d. 1903)
  • 1841-05-24 Tito Mattei, Italian pianist and composer, born in Campobasso, Italy (d. 1914)
  • 1841-05-28 Giovanni Sgambati, Italian pianist and composer, born in Rome (d. 1914)
  • 1841-06-03 Eduardo Caudella, Romanian composer, born in Iași, Moldavia (d. 1924)
  • 1841-07-09 Carl Lumbye, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1911)
  • 1841-07-11 Daniël de Lange, Dutch composer, born in Rotterdam, Netherlands (d. 1918)
  • 1841-09-08 Antonín Dvořák, Czech composer (New World Symphony), born in Nelahozeves, Czech Republic (d. 1904)
  • 1841-09-26 Pavel Ivanovich Blaramberg, Russian composer, born in Orenburg (d. 1907)
  • 1841-10-01 Anatol' Vakhnyanyn, Ukrainian composer, born in Sin′yava, Galicia (d. 1908)
  • 1841-10-04 Stephen Albert Emery, American composer and pianist, born in Paris, Maine (d. 1891)
  • 1841-10-11 Friedrich Hegar, Swiss composer, born in Basel, Switzerland (d. 1927)
  • 1841-11-04 Carl Tausig, Polish pianist and composer, born in Warsaw (d. 1871)
  • 1841-11-05 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, Russian composer, born in Kaluga, Russia (d. 1896)
  • 1842-01-07 Johan Lindegren, composer
  • 1842-01-22 Charles Henri Marechal, composer
  • 1842-02-03 Sidney Clopton Lanier, American composer/poet (Hall of Fame)
  • 1842-02-24 Arrigio Enrico Boito, composer
  • 1842-03-22 Carl A N Rosa, German violinist/composer
  • 1842-03-22 Mykola Lysenko, Ukranian composer, conductor and ethnomusicologist, born in Hrynky, Russian Empire (d. 1912)
  • 1842-04-14 Sven August Körling, Swedish composer, born in Misterhult, Sweden (d. 1919)
  • 1842-04-29 Carl Millöcker, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1899)
  • 1842-05-05 Johann Nepomuk Fuchs, Austrian composer, born in Frauental, Styria, Austria (d. 1899)
  • 1842-05-12 Jules Massenet, French composer (Manon, Le Cid), born in Montaud, France (d. 1912)
  • 1842-05-13 Arthur Sullivan, English operatic composer (Pirates of Penzance, H.M.S Pinafore), born in London (d. 1900)
  • 1842-06-12 Rikard Nordraak, Norwegian composer, born in Oslo, Norway (d.1866)
  • 1842-06-19 Carl Johann Adam Zeller, Austrian composer, born in Sankt Peter in der Au, Austria (d. 1898)
  • 1842-06-29 Josef Labor, Austrian composer, born in Hořovice, Bohemia (d. 1924)
  • 1842-07-04 Gyula Erkel, Hungarian composer, son of Ferenc Erkel, born in Pest (d. 1909)
  • 1842-08-30 Victor Alphonse Duvernoy, French pianist and composer, born in Paris (d. 1907)
  • 1842-09-13 Ödön Mihalovich, Hungarian composer, born in Fericsánci, Slavonia (d. 1929)
  • 1842-09-23 Karl Munzinger, composer
  • 1842-10-24 Josef Nešvera, Czech composer, born in Praskolesy, Czech Republic (d. 1914)
  • 1842-11-02 Otto Reubke, German composer, brother of Julius Reubke (d. 1913)
  • 1842-12-15 Henry Gadsby, English musician and composer, born in Hackney, England (d. 1907)
  • 1842-12-24 Nicola d' Arienzo, Italian composer and writer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1915)
  • 1842-12-28 Calixa Lavallee, Canadian composer (O Canada), born in Verchères (d. 1891)
  • 1843-01-01 Nikolay Nikolayevich Lodizhensky, composer
  • 1843-01-09 Christiaan A Ulder, Curacao, composer (waltzes/tumbas)
  • 1843-01-23 Bolko von Hochberg, German diplomat & composer, born in Castle Fürstenstein, Silesia (d. 1926)
  • 1843-03-05 William F Sudds, composer
  • 1843-03-06 Artur Napoleao dos Santos, composer
  • 1843-03-08 Vilhelm Svedbom, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1904)
  • 1843-04-04 Hans Richter, Austrian-Hungarian composer, born in Raab, Kingdom of Hungary, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 1916)
  • 1843-04-08 Asger Hamerik [Hammerich], Danish composer, born in Frederiksberg, Denmark (d. 1923)
  • 1843-04-14 Gustave Leon Huberti, Belgian composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1910)
  • 1843-04-15 Carl Eilhardt, German composer and conductor, born in Erfurt, Germany (d. 1911)
  • 1843-05-02 Karl Michael Ziehrer, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1922)
  • 1843-05-20 Pedro Miguel Marques y Garcia, Spanish violinist and composer, born in Palma, Majorca (d. 1918)
  • 1843-05-29 Émile Pessard, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1917)
  • 1843-06-10 Heinrich von Herzogenberg, Austrian composer, born in Graz, Austria (d. 1900)
  • 1843-06-15 Edvard Grieg, Norwegian composer (Bewitched One), born in Bergen, Norway (d. 1907)
  • 1843-06-16 David Popper, composer
  • 1843-06-16 Jan Malat, Czech composer (d. 1915)
  • 1843-06-19 Charles-Édouard Lefebvre, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1917)
  • 1843-08-04 Flor van Duyse, composer
  • 1843-08-05 James Scott Skinner, Scottish composer and dancing master, born in Arbeadie, Scotland (d. 1927)
  • 1843-08-26 George August Lumbye, composer
  • 1843-09-04 Ján Levoslav Bella, Slovak composer, born in Liptovský Mikuláš, Austrian Empire (d. 1936)
  • 1843-09-21 David Emlyn Evans, British composer, born in Pen’ralltwen, Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthen, Wales (d. 1913)
  • 1843-11-02 Caryl Florio [William James Robjohn], English-American composer, born in Tavistock, Devon, England (d. 1920)
  • 1843-11-02 Elek Erkel, Hungarian composer, son of Ferenc Erkel, born in Pest (d. 1893)
  • 1843-11-16 Manuel Gregorio Tavárez, Puerto Rican composer, born in San Juan, Puerto Rico (d. 1883)
  • 1843-11-23 Josef Sucher, composer
  • 1843-12-13 George Stephănescu, Romanian composer, born in Bucharest, Romania (d. 1925)
  • 1844-01-04 Thomas H Rollinson, composer
  • 1844-01-14 Clara Kathleen Rogers, American composer, born in Cheltenham, London (d. 1931)
  • 1844-01-20 Johan Peter Selmer, composer
  • 1844-01-25 Frederick E. Kitziger, German composer, born in Altenburg, Germany (d. 1903)
  • 1844-02-02 Leander Schlegel, composer
  • 1844-02-21 Charles-Marie Widor, French organist, composer and professor (Paris Conservatory), born in Lyon, France (d. 1937)
  • 1844-02-22 Kazamierz Julian Kratzer, Polish composer, born in Krakow (d. 1890)
  • 1844-03-10 Pablo de Sarasate, Spanish violinist and composer (Spanish Dancer), born in Pamplona, Spain (d. 1908)
  • 1844-03-18 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Russian composer (Scheherazade), born in Tikhvin (d. 1908) (OS 6 Mar)
  • 1844-03-23 Eugene Gigout, composer
  • 1844-04-06 Joseph Ludwig, composer
  • 1844-05-08 Hermann Gradener, German composer, born in Kiel, Germany (d. 1929)
  • 1844-05-28 Léon Vasseur, French composer, born in Bapaume, France (d. 1917)
  • 1844-05-30 Louis Varney, French composer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1908)
  • 1844-06-03 Emile Paladilhe, French composer, born in Montpellier, France (d. 1926)
  • 1844-09-11 George Martin, English composer and organist, born in Lambourn, Berkshire (d. 1916)
  • 1844-10-17 Miguel Nieto, composer
  • 1844-10-18 Emille-Louis-Victor Mathieu, composer
  • 1844-11-12 Octave Fouqué, French pianist and composer born in Pau (d. 1883)
  • 1844-12-01 Alfred Cellier, British conductor (Glibert and Sullivan) and composer (Dorothy), born in South Hackney, London (d. 1891)
  • 1844-12-05 Frederick Bridge, English organist and composer, born in Oldbury, Worcestershire (d. 1924)
  • 1844-12-22 Izydor Lotto, Polish violinist & composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1927)
  • 1845-01-15 Heinrich Vogl, German operatic heldentenor, born in Munich, Germany (d. 1900)
  • 1845-02-26 Aleksander Rozycki, composer
  • 1845-03-05 Alfonse Hasselmans, Belgium born French composer and harpist (La Source), born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1912)
  • 1845-04-18 Wilhelm Gericke, Austrian composer, born in Schwanberg, Austria (d. 1925)
  • 1845-05-12 Gabriel Urbain Fauré, French composer (Requiem, Ballade), born in Pamiers, France (d. 1924)
  • 1845-08-10 Abai Qunanbaiuli, Kazakh poet, composer and philosopher (d. 1904)
  • 1845-10-12 Amintore Galli, Italian composer, born in Perticara, Italy (d. 1919)
  • 1845-10-26 Hendrik Waelput, Flemish composer and conductor (Forest, Stella), born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1885)
  • 1845-10-30 Gustav Weber, composer
  • 1845-11-14 Johann Ernst Perabo, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 2301 - 2,400 of 5,516

  • 1907-05-11 John Albert Delany, Australian composer, dies at 54
  • 1907-06-04 Agathe Grondahl, composer, dies at 59
  • 1907-07-07 James McGranahan, American composer, dies at 67
  • 1907-08-05 Gentil Theodoor Antheunis, Flemish poet, dies at 66
  • 1907-09-04 Edvard Grieg, Norwegian composer (Peer Gynt Suite), dies at 64
  • 1907-09-17 Ignaz Brull, Moravian-born composer, dies at 60
  • 1907-10-03 Alfred Reisenauer, German pianist and composer, dies at 43
  • 1907-10-04 Alfredo Keil, Portuguese composer, dies at 57
  • 1907-10-09 Romualdo Marenco, composer, dies at 66
  • 1907-10-25 Edmund Hart Turpin, English composer, dies at 72
  • 1907-11-11 Henry Gadsby, English musician and composer, dies at 64
  • 1907-11-15 Horatio Richmond Palmer, American composer and choir director, dies at 73
  • 1907-11-21 Gaetano Braga, composer, dies at 78
  • 1907-11-28 Ricardo Castro Herrera, composer, dies at 43
  • 1908-01-23 Edward Alexander MacDowell, American composer (Indian Suite), dies at 47
  • 1908-02-14 Georges Jean Pfeiffer, French composer, dies at 72
  • 1908-02-24 Anatol' Vakhnyanyn, Ukrainian composer, dies at 66
  • 1908-03-11 Peter Milne, Scottish composer, dies at 83
  • 1908-04-04 Josef Sucher, composer, dies at 64
  • 1908-04-05 Gaetano Coronaro, composer, dies at 55
  • 1908-05-12 Melesio Morales, Mexican composer, dies at 69
  • 1908-06-05 Luca Fumagalli, Italian composer, dies at 71
  • 1908-06-08 Johan Lindegren, composer, dies at 66
  • 1908-06-14 "Blind" Tom Wiggins, African-American pianist and composer, dies at 59
  • 1908-06-21 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Russian composer (Sheherazade), dies at 64 (OS 8 Jun)
  • 1908-07-14 William Mason, composer, dies at 79
  • 1908-07-18 Jaime Nunó, Spanish composer (Mexican national anthem), dies at 83
  • 1908-07-20 Federico Chueca, Spanish composer, dies at 62
  • 1908-08-13 Ira D. Sankey, American evangelist, composer and singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
  • 1908-08-20 Louis Varney, French composer, dies at 64
  • 1908-09-20 Pablo de Sarasate, Spanish violinist and composer (Spanish Dancer), dies at 64
  • 1908-11-19 Albert Dietrich, German composer and conductor, dies at 79
  • 1908-12-23 Eduard Wachmann, composer, dies at 72
  • 1908-12-23 Francois A Gevaert, Belg/Dutch composer (Diable au Moulin), dies at 68
  • 1908-12-24 François-Auguste Gevaert, Belgian composer (Le diable au moulin), dies at 80
  • 1909-01-15 Ernest Reyer, composer, dies at 85
  • 1909-02-03 Johann Georg Herzog, composer, dies at 86
  • 1909-02-08 Edouard Silas, Dutch composer, dies at 80
  • 1909-02-08 Mieczysław Karłowicz, Polish composer, dies at 32
  • 1909-03-22 Gyula Erkel, Hungarian composer, son of Ferenc Erkel, dies at 66
  • 1909-03-25 Ruperto Chapi, Spanish composer, dies at 57
  • 1909-03-26 Nikolai Arkas, composer, dies at 56
  • 1909-04-03 Benjamin Johnson Lang, composer, dies at 71
  • 1909-04-12 Hermann Kotzschmar, German-American composer, dies at 79
  • 1909-05-18 Isaac Albéniz, Spanish pianist & composer (Suite española, Tango in D), dies from nephritis at 48
  • 1909-06-01 Giuseppe Martucci, composer, dies at 53
  • 1909-06-18 Learmont Drysdale, Scottish composer, dies at 42
  • 1909-07-05 Emil Bohn, composer, dies at 70
  • 1909-07-23 Zygmunt Noskowski, Polish composer, dies at 63
  • 1909-08-17 Richard Hoffman, English-American composer, dies at 78
  • 1909-10-06 Dudley Buck, US organist and composer, dies at 70
  • 1909-10-14 Gottfred Matthison-Hansen, Danish composer, dies at 76
  • 1909-10-17 Nicola Spinelli, composer, dies at 44
  • 1909-11-08 Charles Bordes, composer, dies at 46
  • 1909-11-08 Eduard de Hartog, Dutch composer, dies at 80
  • 1909-11-10 Ludvig Schytte, Danish composer, dies at 61
  • 1909-11-16 Francis Thome, French composer, dies at 59
  • 1909-12-15 Francisco Tárrega, Spanish composer, dies at 57
  • 1909-12-20 Benjamin Ipavec, composer, dies at 79
  • 1910-01-28 Jose Garcia Robles, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • 1910-02-15 Albert Fuchs, Swiss-German composer, dies at 51
  • 1910-02-16 Albert Heinrich Zabel, composer, dies at 75
  • 1910-03-10 Carl Reinecke, German pianist, composer and teacher (Undine Sonata), dies at 85
  • 1910-03-17 Joaquin Valverde Durán, Spanish composer, dies at 64
  • 1910-03-27 David Duffle Wood, composer, dies at 72
  • 1910-05-18 Flor van Duyse, Belgian composer, dies at 66
  • 1910-05-18 Pauline Viardot, French mezzo-soprano & composer, dies at 88
  • 1910-05-20 Jean-Baptiste Theodore Weckerlin, French composer, dies at 88
  • 1910-05-29 Mily Balakirev, Russian pianist and composer (Islamej, Tamara), dies at 73
  • 1910-06-16 Wendelin Weissheimer, composer, dies at 72
  • 1910-06-28 Gustave Leon Huberti, Belgian composer, dies at 67
  • 1910-07-04 Louis Bourgault-Ducoudray, composer, dies at 70
  • 1910-07-21 Johan Peter Selmer, composer, dies at 66
  • 1910-08-05 Wojciech Gawronski, Polish composer, dies at 42
  • 1910-08-16 Charles Lenepveu, French composer, dies at 69
  • 1910-08-20 Arthur Coquard, French composer, dies at 64
  • 1910-08-31 Emīls Dārziņš, Latvian composer, dies at 34
  • 1910-09-05 Julian Edwards, American composer, dies at 54
  • 1910-09-24 Rudolf Dellinger, composer, dies at 53
  • 1910-10-17 Julia Ward Howe, American poet and author (Battle Hymn of the Republic), dies at 91
  • 1910-10-25 Hermann Kipper, German music teacher and composer, dies at 84
  • 1910-12-10 Pablo Hernandez Salces, composer, dies at 76
  • 1911-01-09 Edwin Arthur Jones, American composer (Song of our Saviour), dies at 57
  • 1911-01-15 Wilhelm Berger, German composer, pianist and conductor, dies at 49
  • 1911-01-24 Carl Eilhardt, German composer and conductor, dies at 67
  • 1911-02-20 Alexander Alexandrovich Kopilov, composer, dies at 56
  • 1911-02-20 Peter Nicolai von Wilm, composer, dies at 76
  • 1911-03-20 Jean-Theodore Radoux, Belgian composer, dies at 75
  • 1911-03-29 Felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer, dies at 74
  • 1911-04-10 Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer, dies at 35
  • 1911-05-18 Gustav Mahler, Austrian composer & conductor (Children's Death Songs), dies of heart disease at 50
  • 1911-06-14 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70
  • 1911-06-18 Franjo Ksaver Kuhač, Croatian composer who collected and published 1,600 folk songs, dies at 76
  • 1911-07-02 Felix Mottl, Austrian conductor and composer (Agnes Bernauer), dies at 54
  • 1911-07-25 Filippo Capocci, composer, dies at 71
  • 1911-08-10 Carl Lumbye, Danish composer, dies at 70
  • 1911-08-16 Karl Munzinger, composer, dies at 68
  • 1911-10-05 Charles Malherbe, French violinist and composer, dies at 58
  • 1911-11-03 Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
  • 1911-11-09 Edmund Schücker, Austrian composer, dies at 50