Composers in History (Part 25)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2401 - 2,500 of 7,000

  • 1845-12-26 Salvatore Auteri Manzocchi, composer
  • 1845-12-27 Augusto de Oliviera Machado, composer
  • 1845-12-28 Homer Newton Bartlett, composer
  • 1846-01-02 Sandor Erkel, Hungarian composer and son of Ferenc Erkel, born in Pest (d. 1900)
  • 1846-01-08 Albert Cahen, composer
  • 1846-01-08 William Wallace Gilchrist, American composer, born in Jersey City, New Jersey (d. 1916)
  • 1846-02-24 Luigi Denza, Italian composer (Funiculì, Funiculà), born in Castellammare di Stabia (d. 1922)
  • 1846-02-27 Joaquin Valverde Durán Spanish composer, born in Badajoz (d. 1910)
  • 1846-05-02 Zygmunt Noskowski, Polish composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1909)
  • 1846-05-05 Federico Chueca, Spanish composer, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1908)
  • 1846-05-09 Nicolai Soloviev, Russian music critic and composer, born in Petrozavodsk, Russia (d. 1916)
  • 1846-05-26 Arthur Coquard, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1910)
  • 1846-06-07 Władysław Górski, Polish violinist, composer and teacher, born in Warsaw, Poland(d. 1915)
  • 1846-06-30 Ricardo Drigo, Italian composer, born in Padua, Italy (d. 1930)
  • 1846-07-03 Achilles Alferaki, Russian composer, born in Kharkov, Russian Empire (d. 1919)
  • 1846-08-04 Silas Gamaliel Pratt, composer
  • 1846-09-20 Agnes Tyrrell, Czech pianist and composer, born in Brno, Moravia (d. 1883)
  • 1846-10-23 Alexander Andreyevich Archangel'sky, composer
  • 1846-11-02 Antonio Peña y Goñi, Spanish composer, born in San Sebastián, Spain (d. 1896)
  • 1846-11-04 Gaston Serpette, French composer, born in Nantes, France (d. 1904)
  • 1846-11-07 Ignaz Brull, Moravain-born composer, born in Prostějov, Moravia (d. 1907)
  • 1846-11-10 Martin Wegelius, Finnish musicologist and composer, born in Helsinki, Finland (d. 1906)
  • 1846-11-10 Paul Kuczynski, Polish composer, born in Szczecin, Poland (d. 1897)
  • 1846-12-06 Henryk Jarecki, Polish composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1918)
  • 1846-12-22 Andreas Hallén, Swedish composer, born in Gothenburg, Sweden (d. 1925)
  • 1846-12-31 Richard Kleinmichel, Russian composer, born in Poznań, Poland (d. 1901)
  • 1847-02-02 Jules Francois Blasini, Curacaos pianist/composer
  • 1847-02-07 Ernst Franck, German composer/conductor
  • 1847-02-15 Robert Fuchs, composer
  • 1847-02-16 Ludwig Philipp Scharwenka, German composer (Album polonaise)
  • 1847-03-19 Constantin Dimitrescu, Romanian composer (Dans ţănănesc), born in Blejoi, Romania (d. 1928)
  • 1847-03-31 Jarolslaw Zielinski, composer
  • 1847-04-01 Gavriil Musicescu, composer
  • 1847-04-09 Paolo Tosti, Italian composer, born in Ortona, Italy (d. 1916)
  • 1847-04-09 Francis William Davenport, English composer, born in Wilderslowe, Derby (d. 1925)
  • 1847-04-10 Charles Swinnerton Heap, English composer, born in Birmingham, England (d. 1900)
  • 1847-05-13 Johannes Haarklou, composer
  • 1847-05-25 Alphonse Goovaerts, Belgian composer and musicologist (Histoire et Bibliographie de la Typographie Musicale dans les Pays-Bas), born in Antwerp, Belgian (d. 1922)
  • 1847-06-24 Gaston Salvayre, French composer, born in Toulouse, France (d. 1916)
  • 1847-06-28 Sveinbjörn Sveinbjörnsson, Icelandic composer (Lofsöngur - National Anthem of Iceland), born in Seltjarnarnes, Iceland (d. 1927)
  • 1847-07-05 Agnes Zimmermann, German composer, born in Cologne, Germany (d. 1925)
  • 1847-07-31 Ignatio Cervantes, Cuban pianist and composer (Danzas Cubanas), born in Havana (d. 1905)
  • 1847-08-01 Guido Papini, Italian violinist and composer, born in Camaiore, Italy (d. 1912)
  • 1847-08-22 Alexander Campbell Mackenzie, Scottish composer, born in Edinburgh (d. 1935)
  • 1847-09-13 Charles Dupee Blake, American composer, born in Walpole, Massachusetts (d. 1903)
  • 1847-09-16 Albert Ross Parsons, American composer, born in Sandusky, Ohio (d. 1933)
  • 1847-10-10 Gheorghe Dima, Romanian composer, born in Șcheii Brașovului, Romania (d. 1925)
  • 1847-11-30 August Klughardt, German composer, born in Köthen, Germany (d. 1902)
  • 1847-12-01 Agathe Grondahl, composer
  • 1847-12-16 Augusta Holmes, Irish-French pianist and composer, born in Paris, France (d. 1903)
  • 1848-01-21 Henri Duparc, French composer
  • 1848-02-06 Luigi Mancinelli, Italian orchestral composer, born in Orvieto, Italy (d. 1921)
  • 1848-02-23 Thomas Paine Westendorf, composer
  • 1848-02-27 Hubert Parry, English musicologist and composer (Jerusalem), born in Bournemouth, England (d. 1918)
  • 1848-03-09 Martin Pierre Joseph Marsick, Belgian composer, born in Jupille-sur-Meuse, Liège, Belgium (d. 1924)
  • 1848-03-12 Cyrill Kistler, composer
  • 1848-03-17 Horace Wadham Nicholl, composer
  • 1848-03-31 John Henry Roberts, composer
  • 1848-04-28 Ludvig Schytte, Danish composer, born in Aarhus, Denmark (d. 1909)
  • 1848-05-05 Adalbert von Goldschmidt, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1906)
  • 1848-06-01 Otto Valdemar Malling, Danish organist and composer (Det hellige Land, opus 46), born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1915)
  • 1848-07-16 Henri Viotta, Dutch conductor and composer (Lexicon of Music), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1933)
  • 1848-07-31 Jean Robert Planquette, French composer (Bells of Corneville), born in Paris (d. 1903)
  • 1848-08-01 František Kmoch, Czech composer and conductor, born in Zásmuky, Austrian Empire (d. 1912)
  • 1848-09-05 Manuel Giro, Spanish composer, born in Barcelona, Spain (d. 1916)
  • 1848-12-17 Frederick Grant Gleason, American composer, born in Middletown, Connecticut (d. 1903)
  • 1848-12-18 Karl Schroder, composer
  • 1848-12-21 Edward Everett Rice, American musical composer & theater producer, born in Brighton, Boston (d. 1924)
  • 1848-12-30 Mary Frances Allitsen, British composer, born in London, England (d. 1912)
  • 1849-05-27 "Blind" Tom Wiggins, African-American pianist and composer, born in Harris County, Georgia (d. 1908)
  • 1849-06-11 Joseph Vezina, Quebec composer, born in Quebec City (d. 1924)
  • 1849-07-15 Moritz Heuzenroeder, composer
  • 1849-07-23 Geza Zichy, Hungarian composer and one-armed pianist, born at Sztára Castle (d. 1924)
  • 1849-08-18 Benjamin Godard, French composer and violinist, born in Paris, France (d. 1895)
  • 1849-09-17 Vaclav Juda Novotny, Czech composer and music critic, born in Vesce (d. 1922)
  • 1849-09-23 Mikhail Mikhaylovich Ivanov, composer
  • 1849-09-29 Ladislao Joseph Philip Paul Zavrtal, composer
  • 1849-10-16 Arnold Krug, German composer, born in Hamburg (d. 1904)
  • 1849-10-16 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer
  • 1849-11-08 Edward Julius Biedermann, American organist and composer, born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (d. 1933)
  • 1850-01-06 Franz Xaver Scharwenka, German pianist & composer (Mataswintha), born in Szamotuły, Poland (d. 1924)
  • 1850-01-13 Leon Francis Victor Caron, composer
  • 1850-01-17 Alexander Sergeyevich Taneyev, Russian composer, born in St Petersburg, Russia (d. 1918)
  • 1850-02-17 Anton Urspruch, composer
  • 1850-02-17 Ludwig Bonvin, composer
  • 1850-02-18 George Henschel, composer
  • 1850-03-05 Daniel Brink Towner, American hymn composer (d. 1919)
  • 1850-03-09 Alexandre Luigini, French composer (Ballet égyptien), born in Lyon, France (d. 1906)
  • 1850-03-13 Emilio Serrano y Ruiz, Spanish composer, born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain (d. 1939)
  • 1850-04-09 Hermann Zumpe, German composer, born in Oppach, Germany (d. 1903)
  • 1850-05-16 Arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer
  • 1850-05-17 Antonio Scontrino, Italian composer, born in Trapani, Italy (d. 1922)
  • 1850-05-20 Eaton Faning, composer
  • 1850-05-22 Johann Schrammel, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1893)
  • 1850-06-18 Richard Heuberger, Austrian composer, critic and teacher, born in Graz, Austria (d. 1914)
  • 1850-06-27 Jacob Adolf Hägg, Swedish composer, born in Östergarn, Sweden (d. 1928)
  • 1850-06-29 Joseph Paul Skelly, Irish-American composer (I Should Say So!), born in Ireland (d. 1895)
  • 1850-07-03 Alfredo Keil, Portuguese composer, born in Lisbon, Kingdom of Portugal (d. 1907)
  • 1850-07-04 Ole Olsen, Norwegian composer and organist, born in Hammerfest, Finnmark (d. 1927)
  • 1850-08-05 Anton Simon, Russian composer, born in Paris (d. 1916)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 2401 - 2,500 of 5,516

  • 1911-12-18 Alberto Randegger, Italian composer, dies at 79
  • 1911-12-23 Karl Hoschna, Tin Pan Alley-era composer (Every Little Movement), dies at 34
  • 1912-04-30 František Kmoch, Czech composer and conductor, dies at 63
  • 1912-05-26 Jan Blockx, Belgian opera composer (Bride of the Sea), dies at 61
  • 1912-08-13 Jules Massenet, French opera composer (Werther, Manon), dies at 70
  • 1912-08-19 Alfonse Hasselmans, Belgium born French composer and harpist (La Source), dies at 67
  • 1912-09-01 Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, African-British composer (Hiawatha's Wedding Feast), dies at 37
  • 1912-09-30 Mary Frances Allitsen, composer, dies at 63
  • 1912-10-03 Guido Papini, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 65
  • 1912-10-08 Wilhelm Kuhe, German composer, dies at 88
  • 1912-10-30 Jan Karol Gali, composer, dies at 56
  • 1912-11-06 Mykola Lysenko, Ukranian composer, conductor and ethnomusicologist, dies at 70
  • 1912-11-11 Joseph Wieniawski, composer, dies at 75
  • 1913-01-17 Carl Baermann, German composer, dies at 73
  • 1913-01-19 David Emlyn Evans, British composer, dies at 69
  • 1913-01-24 Gustav Luders, German-American composer, dies at 47
  • 1913-02-26 Felix Draeseke, composer, dies at 77
  • 1913-03-12 Joseph Bayer, composer, dies at 61
  • 1913-03-19 John Thomas, Welsh composer and harpist, dies at 87
  • 1913-03-20 Christian Barnekow, Danish composer, dies at 75
  • 1913-04-06 Jose Marraco y Ferrer, composer, dies on 78th birthday
  • 1913-05-18 Otto Reubke, German composer & brother of Julius Reubke, dies at 70
  • 1913-06-03 Josef Richard Rozkošný, Czech composer, dies at 79
  • 1913-06-24 Frank Lynes, American composer, dies at 55
  • 1913-08-07 David Popper, composer, dies at 70
  • 1913-09-13 Alfred R. Gaul, English composer, dies at 76
  • 1913-10-20 Leander Schlegel, composer, dies at 69
  • 1913-11-03 Hans Bronsart von Schellendorf, composer, dies at 83
  • 1913-12-17 Stefano Gobatti, Italian composer, dies at 61
  • 1914-01-03 Stephane Raoul Pugno, composer, dies at 62
  • 1914-01-13 Valentin de Zubiaurre y Unionbarrenechea, composer, dies 76
  • 1914-01-20 Emil Liebling, German-American composer, dies at 62
  • 1914-01-20 Henry Southwick Perkins, composer, dies at 80
  • 1914-01-22 Frederik Rung, Danish composer, dies at 60
  • 1914-03-01 Tor Aulin, Swedish composer, dies at 47
  • 1914-03-28 Hanus Trnecek, composer, dies at 55
  • 1914-04-12 Josef Nešvera, Czech composer, dies at 71
  • 1914-05-07 Edward Mollenhauer, American composer, dies at 87
  • 1914-05-25 Paolo Giorza, Italian-Australian composer, dies at 81
  • 1914-05-28 Adolf Sonnenfeld, Polish violinist and composer, dies at 76
  • 1914-06-21 Glauco Velasquez, composer, dies at 30
  • 1914-07-20 Leo van Gheluwe, Belgian composer, dies at 76
  • 1914-08-02 Gabriel Édouard Xavier Dupont, French composer, dies of tuberculosis at 36
  • 1914-08-07 Boleslaw Dembinski, composer, dies at 81
  • 1914-08-15 Anatoly Liadov, Russian composer (Baba yaga), dies at 59
  • 1914-08-28 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, composer (Baba Yaga), dies at 59 [NS]
  • 1914-08-28 Anatoli Liadov, composer, dies at 59
  • 1914-09-03 Lucien-Denis-Gabriel-Alberic Magnard, composer, dies at 49
  • 1914-09-28 Stevan Mokranjac [Stojanović], Serbian cellist, educator and composer of choral music (Garlands), dies at 58
  • 1914-10-15 Aleksander Rozycki, composer, dies at 69
  • 1914-10-28 Richard Heuberger, composer, dies at 64
  • 1914-11-25 Davorin Jenko, Slovene-Serbian composer, dies at 79
  • 1914-12-14 Giovanni Sgambati, Italian pianist & composer, dies at 73
  • 1914-12-16 Ivan Zajc, Croatian composer and conductor, dies at 82
  • 1915-01-02 Karl Goldmark, Austria-Hungarian composer (Queen of Saba), dies at 84
  • 1915-01-15 Guillaume Couture, composer, dies at 63
  • 1915-02-07 Władysław Górski, Polish violinist, composer and teacher, dies at 68
  • 1915-02-12 Émile Waldteufel, French composer, dies at 77
  • 1915-02-16 Emil Waldteufel, [Charles Levy], French composer (Estudiantina), dies
  • 1915-04-01 Johann Joseph Abert, German composer, dies at 82
  • 1915-04-25 Nicola d' Arienzo, composer, dies at 72
  • 1915-04-27 Alexander Scriabin, Russian composer (Prometheus) & pianist, dies at 43
  • 1915-06-04 William Denis Browne, British composer, dies at 26
  • 1915-06-07 Benjamin Lambord, American composer, dies at 35
  • 1915-06-19 Sergei Taneyev, Russian pianist and composer (Oresteia), dies at 58
  • 1915-07-15 Ludwik Grossman, composer, dies at 80
  • 1915-07-17 Francesco Fanciulli, American-Italian composer, dies on 62nd birthday
  • 1915-07-18 George William Louis Marshall-Hall, English composer, dies at 53
  • 1915-09-29 Luther Orlando Emerson, American composer, dies at 95
  • 1915-09-29 Rudi Stephan, German composer (Die ersten Menschen), dies fighting in World War I at 28
  • 1915-10-02 Russell Alexander, composer, dies at 38
  • 1915-10-04 George Edwardes, British composer (Gaiety Girl), dies at 59
  • 1915-10-05 Jose Maria Usandizaga, composer, dies at 28
  • 1915-10-05 Otto Valdemar Malling, Danish organist and composer (Det hellige Land, opus 46), dies at 67
  • 1915-10-07 Samuel Prowse Warren, composer, dies at 74
  • 1915-11-14 Theodor Leschetizky, composer, dies at 85
  • 1915-11-27 Sigismund Vladislavovich Zaremba, Ukrainian-Russian composer, dies at 54
  • 1915-12-02 Jan Malat, Czech composer, dies at 72
  • 1915-12-04 Gustav Hollaender, composer, dies at 60
  • 1915-12-29 C. B. Hawley, American organist and composer, dies at 57
  • 1916-01-22 Iwan Knorr, German composer, dies at 63
  • 1916-01-29 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvils, composer, dies at 62
  • 1916-02-01 Anton Simon, Russian composer, dies at 65
  • 1916-02-09 Hynek Vojáček, Czech composer, dies at 90
  • 1916-02-15 Nikolay Nikolayevich Lodizhensky, composer, dies at 73
  • 1916-02-23 George Martin, English composer and organist, dies at 71
  • 1916-02-29 Edward H J Keurvels, Flemish conductor/composer (Parisina), dies at 62
  • 1916-03-24 Enrique Granados, Spanish opera composer (Goyescas), drowns at 48
  • 1916-04-09 Vicente Goicoechea Errasti, Basque composer, dies at 62
  • 1916-05-06 Earl Ross Drake, American composer, dies at 50
  • 1916-05-11 Max Reger, German composer, pianist and professor (Leipzig Univ), dies at 43
  • 1916-05-17 Gervais Bernard Gaston Salvayre, composer, dies at 68
  • 1916-06-04 Mildred J. Hill, American composer and musician (Happy Birthday To You), dies at 56
  • 1916-07-16 Ludwig P Scharwenka, German composer (Album Polonaise), dies at 70
  • 1916-07-26 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, Italian pianist and composer, dies at 52
  • 1916-08-02 Hamish MacCunn, Scottish composer (The Land of the Mountain and the Flood), dies at 48
  • 1916-08-05 George Butterworth, English composer, dies at 31
  • 1916-08-05 Nikolay Ivanovich Kazanli, composer, dies at 46
  • 1916-08-13 Fritz Steinbach, German conductor and composer, dies at 61
  • 1916-09-10 Friedrich Gernsheim, German composer, dies at 77