Composers in History (Part 26)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2501 - 2,600 of 7,009

  • 1848-06-01 Otto Valdemar Malling, composer
  • 1848-07-16 Henri[cus A] Viotta, Dutch conductor/composer (Lexicon of Music)
  • 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
  • 1848-09-05 Manuel Giro, Spanish composer, born in Barcelona (d. 1916)
  • 1848-12-17 Frederick Grant Gleason, composer
  • 1848-12-18 Karl Schroder, composer
  • 1848-12-21 Edward Everett Rice, composer
  • 1848-12-30 Mary Frances Allitsen, composer
  • 1849-05-27 "Blind" Tom Bethune, pianist/composer
  • 1849-06-09 Joseph Vezina, composer
  • 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 Louis Paul Godard, composer
  • 1849-09-17 Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer
  • 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, composer
  • 1850-01-06 Franz Xaver Scharwenka, German pianist/composer (Mataswintha)
  • 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, composer
  • 1850-03-13 Emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer
  • 1850-04-09 Herman Zumpe, composer
  • 1850-05-16 Arthur Henry Mann, organist/composer
  • 1850-05-17 Antonio Scontrino, composer
  • 1850-05-20 Eaton Faning, composer
  • 1850-05-22 Johann Schrammel, composer
  • 1850-06-18 Richard Heuberger, composer
  • 1850-06-27 Jacob Adolf Hagg, composer
  • 1850-06-29 Joseph Paul Skelly, composer
  • 1850-07-03 Alfredo Kiel, composer
  • 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)
  • 1850-09-09 Leopoldo Miguez, composer
  • 1850-10-18 Francis Thome, composer
  • 1850-11-08 Karel Komzák II, Viennese composer, born in Prague (d. 1905)
  • 1850-11-20 Arthur Goring Thomas, English composer
  • 1850-12-01 Peter Erasmus Lange-Muller, composer
  • 1850-12-13 Iver Holter, Norwegian composer, born in Gausdal, Norway (d. 1941)
  • 1850-12-21 Zdenek Fibich, Czech classical composer (Šárka, The Bride of Messina), born in Všebořice (d. 1900)
  • 1850-12-29 Tomás Bretón, Spanish conductor and composer, born in Salamanca, Spain (d. 1923)
  • 1851-01-09 Giuseppi Gallignani, composer
  • 1851-01-25 Jan Blockx, Belgian opera composer (Sea Bride princess of Herberg)
  • 1851-03-15 Jozef Surzynski, composer
  • 1851-03-27 Ruperto Chapi y Lorente, composer
  • 1851-03-27 Vincent d'Indy, French composer and teacher (d. 1931)
  • 1851-04-07 Otto Adolf Klauwell, composer
  • 1851-04-12 Emil Liebling, composer
  • 1851-05-23 Antoni Stolpe, composer
  • 1851-07-07 Charles Tindley, American gospel music composer (d. 1933)
  • 1851-09-15 Josif Marinkovic, composer
  • 1851-10-23 Guillaume Couture, composer
  • 1852-01-26 Frederick Corder, composer
  • 1852-01-29 Frederic Hymen Cowen, composer
  • 1852-03-06 Joseph Bayer, composer
  • 1852-04-14 Henrique Oswald, composer
  • 1852-05-22 Emile Sauret, composer
  • 1852-05-29 Jindrich z Albestu Kaan, composer
  • 1852-06-23 Stephane Raoul Pugno, composer
  • 1852-06-28 Hans Huber, Swiss composer, born in Eppenberg-Wöschnau (d. 1921)
  • 1852-07-05 Stefano Gobatti, composer
  • 1852-07-06 John Albert Delany, composer
  • 1852-08-21 Benedetto Junck, composer
  • 1852-09-30 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish organist/composer
  • 1852-10-15 Wilhelm Posse, composer
  • 1852-11-07 Bohdan Borkowski, Polish composer, born in Tenczynek, Krakow, Poland (d. 1901)
  • 1852-11-21 Francisco Tarrega y Eixea, composer
  • 1852-11-29 Paul Joseph Guillaume Hillemacher, composer
  • 1852-12-05 Thomas Linnemann Laub, composer
  • 1852-12-18 Gaetano Coronaro, composer
  • 1853-01-01 Hans Koessler, composer
  • 1853-01-03 Iwan Knorr, German composer, born in Mewe (d. 1916)
  • 1853-01-07 Nikolai Arkas, composer
  • 1853-02-12 Bertram Luard-Selby, composer
  • 1853-03-05 Arthur W Foote, organist/composer (Suite for Strings in E), born in Salem, Massachusetts
  • 1853-03-08 Edward Hubertus Joannes Keurvels, Flemish composer (Parisina)
  • 1853-04-05 Alfonso Randano, composer
  • 1853-04-21 Charles-Theodore Malherbe, composer
  • 1853-05-08 Charles Lee Williams, composer
  • 1853-05-26 Monroe A Althouse, composer
  • 1853-05-30 Karl Fritjof Valentin, composer
  • 1853-06-16 Johan Gustaf Emil Sjogren, composer
  • 1853-06-28 Edwin Arthur Jones, composer
  • 1853-07-17 Francesco Fanciulli, composer
  • 1853-07-22 Victor Roger, composer
  • 1853-07-29 Henry Morton Dunham, composer
  • 1853-08-12 Jean Louis Nicode, composer
  • 1853-10-14 Ciprian Porumbescu, composer
  • 1853-12-13 Joseph Sickman Corsen, Curacao, musician/composer/screenwriter
  • 1853-12-22 Maria Teresa Carreno, Venezuelan pianist, singer, composer, and conductor
  • 1853-12-30 Andre-Charles-Prosper Messager, composer
  • 1854-01-10 Heinrich Köselitz [Peter Gast], German composer, born in Annaberg(d. 1918)
  • 1854-02-16 Oscar Fetras, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 2501 - 2,600 of 5,155

  • 1915-12-02 Jan Malat, Czech composer, dies at 72
  • 1915-12-04 Gustav Hollaender, composer, dies at 60
  • 1915-12-29 Charles Beach Hawley, 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 Ignac Frantisek Vojacek, 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 y Campina Granados, Sp opera composer (Goyescas), drowns at 48
  • 1916-04-09 Vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer, dies at 62
  • 1916-05-06 Earl Ross Drake, composer, dies at 50
  • 1916-05-11 Max Reger, German composer/pianist/organist, dies at 43
  • 1916-05-17 Gervais Bernard Gaston Salvayre, composer, dies at 68
  • 1916-06-04 Mildred J Hill, composer/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, composer, dies at 52
  • 1916-08-02 Hamish MacCunn, composer, dies at 48
  • 1916-08-05 George Sainton Kaye Butterworth, composer, dies at 31
  • 1916-08-05 Nikolay Ivanovich Kazanli, composer, dies at 46
  • 1916-08-13 Fritz Steinbach, composer, dies at 61
  • 1916-09-10 Friedrich Gernsheim, composer, dies at 77
  • 1916-09-15 Isidore Edouard Legouix, composer, dies at 82
  • 1916-09-25 Julius Fucik, composer, dies at 44
  • 1916-10-30 Silas Gamaliel Pratt, composer, dies at 70
  • 1916-11-13 Frederik Septimus Kelly, composer, dies at 35
  • 1916-11-23 Eduard Napravnik, Czech conductor and composer, dies at 77
  • 1916-11-24 John Francis Barnett, composer, dies at 79
  • 1916-11-27 James Cutler Dunn Parker, composer, dies at 88
  • 1916-12-02 Francesco Paolo Tosti, composer, dies at 69
  • 1916-12-05 Hans Richter, composer, dies at 73
  • 1916-12-20 Manuel Giro, Spanish composer, dies at 68
  • 1916-12-20 William Wallace Gilchrist, composer, dies at 70
  • 1916-12-26 Bernhard Scholz, composer, dies at 81
  • 1916-12-27 Nikolay Feopemptovich Solov'yov, composer, dies at 70
  • 1916-12-28 Eduard Strauss, Austrian composer (318 dances), dies at 81
  • 1916-12-31 Ernst Rudorff, composer, dies at 76
  • 1917-02-05 Paul Rubens, English musical comedy composer, (Miss Hook of Holland), dies at 41
  • 1917-02-10 Emile Pessard, composer, dies at 73
  • 1917-02-13 Joel Angel, Russian musicologist/composer, dies at 48
  • 1917-03-29 Fran Gerbič, Slovenian composer, dies at 76

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1917-04-01 Scott Joplin, ragtime composer (The Entertainer), dies at 48

Ragtime Composer Scott Joplin
Ragtime Composer
Scott Joplin
  • 1917-04-07 Spyridon Filiskos Samaras, composer, dies at 53
  • 1917-05-11 Otto Adolf Klauwell, composer, dies at 66
  • 1917-05-25 Leon Felix Augustin Joseph Vasseur, composer, dies at 72
  • 1917-06-06 Iacob Moresianu, composer, dies at 59
  • 1917-06-12 Maria Teresa Carreno, composer, dies at 63
  • 1917-07-16 Ludwig Philipp Scharwenka, German composer (Album Polonaise), dies at 70
  • 1917-09-08 Charles Edouard Lefebvre, composer, dies at 74
  • 1917-12-07 Ludwig Minkus, Austrian ballet composer, dies at 91
  • 1918-01-08 Michael Hertz, composer, dies at 73
  • 1918-01-18 Bohuslav Jeremiáš, Czech composer, dies at 58
  • 1918-02-07 Alexander Sergeyevich Taneyev, Russian composer, dies at 68
  • 1918-03-01 Johan Gustaf Emil Sjogren, composer, dies at 64
  • 1918-03-04 Eugene D'Harcourt, composer, dies at 58
  • 1918-03-13 Karel Stecker, composer, dies at 57
  • 1918-03-15 Jose Silvestre de los Dolores White Lafitte, composer, dies at 82
  • 1918-03-15 Juliette Marie Olga Lili Boulanger, composer, dies at 24
  • 1918-03-15 Lili Boulanger, composer, dies at 24
  • 1918-03-18 Willem Coenen, composer, dies at 80
  • 1918-03-23 Cesar Cortinas, composer, dies at 27
  • 1918-03-24 Theophile Ysaye, composer, dies at 53

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1918-03-25 Claude Debussy, French composer (Iberia/La Mer), dies in Paris at 55

Composer Claude Debussy
Composer
Claude Debussy
  • 1918-03-26 Caesar A Cui, Lithuanian fort builder/composer, dies at 83
  • 1918-04-01 Karl Fritjof Valentin, composer, dies at 64
  • 1918-05-18 Toivo Kuula, Finnish composer, dies after being shot in a quarrel at 34
  • 1918-06-01 Friedrich Richard Faltin, composer, dies at 83
  • 1918-06-01 Jaroslav Novotny, composer, dies at 32
  • 1918-06-10 Arrigio Enrico Boito, composer, dies at 76
  • 1918-08-08 Gertrude E Durden Rush, US composer/playwright, dies at 38
  • 1918-08-15 Heinrich Köselitz [Peter Gast], German composer, dies at 64
  • 1918-09-18 Ernest Bristow Farrar, composer, dies at 33
  • 1918-09-19 Liza Nina Mary Frederica Lehmann, composer, dies at 56
  • 1918-10-07 Hubert Parry, English musicologist and composer (Jerusalem), dies at 70
  • 1918-10-16 Felix Arndt, American composer, dies during the Spanish Flu pandemic at 29
  • 1918-10-24 Alexander Charles Lecocq, composer, dies at 86
  • 1918-11-15 Georges Antoine, composer, dies at 26
  • 1918-11-28 Alexis Contant, composer, dies at 60
  • 1918-12-18 Henryk Jarecki, composer, dies at 72
  • 1918-12-26 Bertram Luard-Selby, composer, dies at 65
  • 1919-01-16 Jaroslav Jeremias, composer, dies at 19
  • 1919-02-02 Xavier Henry Napoleon Leroux, French composer, dies at 55
  • 1919-02-21 Giovanni Bolzoni, composer, dies at 77
  • 1919-02-24 Josephine McGill, composer, dies at 41
  • 1919-03-05 Jozef Surzynski, composer, dies at 67
  • 1919-03-08 Auguste Tolbecque, composer, dies at 88
  • 1919-03-11 Harald Fryklof, composer, dies at 36
  • 1919-03-16 Sigurd von Koch, composer, dies at 39
  • 1919-04-03 Paul Geisler, composer, dies at 62
  • 1919-04-06 Stefan Surzynski, Polish conductor and composer, dies at 63
  • 1919-05-17 Bohumil Pazdirek, composer, dies at 80
  • 1919-06-02 Ernest Ford, English composer, dies at 61
  • 1919-06-08 Jacob Fabricius, composer, dies at 78
  • 1919-08-09 Ruggero Leoncavallo, Italian composer (I pagliacci/Zaza), dies at 62
  • 1919-10-03 Daniel Brink Towner, American Hymn composer, dies at 69
  • 1919-10-05 Jean Louis Nicode, composer, dies at 66
  • 1919-10-16 Charles Harford Lloyd, composer, dies on 70th birthday
  • 1919-10-21 Sven August Korling, composer, dies at 77
  • 1919-12-13 Amintore Galli, Italian composer, dies at 74