Composers in History (Part 27)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 2601 - 2,700 of 7,000

  • 1854-02-16 Oscar Fetras, composer
  • 1854-02-28 Juliusz Zarebski, composer
  • 1854-03-26 Braulio Dueno Colon, composer
  • 1854-04-05 Vicente Goicoechea Errasti, composer
  • 1854-04-09 Seaborn M Denson, composer
  • 1854-04-21 Wladyslaw Rzepko, composer
  • 1854-05-05 Antonio Smareglia, composer
  • 1854-05-13 Paul Klengel, composer
  • 1854-05-18 Bernard Zweers, Dutch composer (To my Fatherland)
  • 1854-06-14 Frederik Rung, composer
  • 1854-06-19 Alfredo Catalani, composer
  • 1854-07-03 Leoš Janáček, Czech composer (d. 1928)
  • 1854-07-04 Heinrich Zollner, composer
  • 1854-07-14 Alexander Alexandrovich Kopilov, composer
  • 1854-08-03 Fernand de La Tombelle, composer
  • 1854-08-23 Moritz Moszkowski, composer
  • 1854-08-24 Nikolay Vladimirovich Scherbachov, composer
  • 1854-09-01 Engelbert Humperdinck, German opera composer (Hänsel und Gretel), born in Siegburg, Westphalia (d. 1921)
  • 1854-09-29 Martin Pluddemann, composer
  • 1854-10-10 Jeronimo Gimenez y Bellido, composer
  • 1854-11-09 Joseph Miroslav Weber, Czech composer, born in Prague (d. 1906)
  • 1854-11-13 George Whitfield Chadwick, American composer (Judi Van Winke), born in Lowell, Massachusetts (d. 1931)
  • 1854-12-09 Pekka Hannikainen, composer
  • 1855-01-20 Amedee-Ernest Chausson, composer
  • 1855-01-22 Ernst Kullak, composer
  • 1855-01-26 Arthur Hervey, composer
  • 1855-02-15 Gustav Hollaender, composer
  • 1855-03-12 John White, American composer (d. 1902)
  • 1855-04-18 Josef Gruber, composer
  • 1855-04-29 Anatol K Liadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake) [OS]
  • 1855-04-29 Edmund van der Straeten, composer
  • 1855-05-02 Theodore Moses Tobani, composer
  • 1855-05-09 Julius Rontgen, composer
  • 1855-05-10 Anatoli Liadov, composer (Enchanted Lake) [NS], born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • 1855-05-11 Anatol Konstantinovich Lyadov, Russian composer (Bewitched Lake)
  • 1855-06-17 Fritz Steinbach, composer
  • 1855-06-23 Maude Valerie White, composer
  • 1855-07-03 Piotr Maszynski, composer
  • 1855-07-09 Johann P Zilcher, German composer
  • 1855-07-14 Richard Samuel Hughes, composer
  • 1855-07-16 Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer
  • 1855-07-25 Edward Solomon, composer
  • 1855-08-31 Stefan Surzynski, Polish conductor and composer, born in Srem, Poland (d. 1919)
  • 1855-09-06 Ferdinand Hummel, German composer, born in Berlin (d. 1928)
  • 1855-09-29 Michele Esposito, Italian composer who worked in Ireland, born in Castellamare di Stabia (d. 1929)
  • 1855-10-14 George Edwardes, British composer (Gaiety Girl)
  • 1855-11-06 Iosif Kotek, Russian composer and violinist, born in Kamenets-Podolsk, Ukraine (d. 1885)
  • 1855-12-10 Marios Varvoglis, Greek Composer (d. 1967)
  • 1855-12-11 Julian Edwards, composer
  • 1855-12-23 Alan Gray, British composer (Trinity College), born in York (d. 1935)
  • 1855-12-26 Arnold Mendelssohn, German composer, born in Ratibor, Province of Silesia (d. 1933)
  • 1856-01-06 Giuseppe Martucci, composer
  • 1856-01-09 Stevan Mokranjac, composer
  • 1856-01-11 Christian August Sinding, Kongsberg Norway, composer
  • 1856-01-18 John Hyatt Brewer, composer
  • 1856-02-02 Makar Grigori Ekmalyan, composer
  • 1856-02-16 Willem Kes, Dutch violinist/composer/conductor (Parkorkest Amsterdam)
  • 1856-05-26 George Templeton Strong, composer
  • 1856-06-08 Natalia Janotha, composer
  • 1856-07-23 Arthur H Bird, composer
  • 1856-08-10 Paul Geisler, composer
  • 1856-08-18 Charles Hutchison Gabriel, composer
  • 1856-08-18 Jan Karol Gali, composer
  • 1856-08-24 Felix Mottl, Austrian conductor and composer (Agnes Bernauer), born in Unter-St.-Veit, Austria (d. 1911)
  • 1856-08-31 Nikoghayos Fadeyi Tigranyan, Armenian composer, born in Gyumri, Armenia (d. 1951)
  • 1856-09-12 Johann Heinrich Beck, American composer, born in Cleveland, Ohio (d. 1924)
  • 1856-09-30 Andrejs Jurjans, composer
  • 1856-10-28 Franz Xavier Arens, composer
  • 1856-11-13 Sigwart Aspestrand, Norwegian composer, born in Fredrikshald, Norway (d. 1941)
  • 1856-11-25 Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev, Russian composer (Oresteia)
  • 1856-11-28 Alexandr Dmitriyevich Kastal'sky, composer
  • 1856-12-02 Robert Kajanus, composer
  • 1856-12-27 Andre Gedalge, composer
  • 1857-01-17 Wilhelm Kienzl, Austrian composer (Evangelimann)
  • 1857-02-28 Gustave Adolph Kerker, composer
  • 1857-03-03 Alfred Bruneau, composer
  • 1857-03-08 Ruggero Leoncavallo, Italian composer (I pagliacci/Zaza), born in Naples, Italy (d. 1919)
  • 1857-04-14 Edgar Stillman Kelley, Sparta Wisconsin, composer (Gulliver)
  • 1857-04-29 Frantisek Ondricek, composer
  • 1857-05-02 Frederic Cliffe, composer
  • 1857-05-16 Juan Morel Campos, composer
  • 1857-06-02 Edward William Elgar, English composer (Pomp & Circumstance), born in Lower Broadheath, Worcestershire (d. 1934)
  • 1857-06-12 Achille Simonetti, composer
  • 1857-07-02 Francesco Spetrino, composer
  • 1857-07-08 Rudolf Dellinger, composer
  • 1857-07-11 Iacob Moresianu, composer
  • 1857-08-08 Cecile Chaminade, composer
  • 1857-08-14 Max Wagenknecht, German composer (d. 1922)
  • 1857-10-04 Henry Schoenfeld, composer
  • 1857-12-07 Nicola van Westerhout, composer
  • 1857-12-15 Eugeniusz Pankiewicz, composer
  • 1858-01-25 Giuseppi Radiciotti, composer
  • 1858-02-14 Charles Beach Hawley, composer
  • 1858-02-17 Ernest Ford, English composer, born in Warminster, Wiltshire (d. 1919)
  • 1858-03-07 Nikolai Artzibushev, composer
  • 1858-03-27 Peter Christian Lutkin, composer
  • 1858-03-30 Siegfried Alkan, German composer, born in Dillingen, Saarland (d. 1941)
  • 1858-04-19 Siegfried Ochs, composer
  • 1858-04-20 Auguste Chapuis, composer
  • 1858-04-22 Ethel Mary Smyth, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 2601 - 2,700 of 5,148

  • 1919-12-27 Achilles Alferaki, composer, dies at 73
  • 1920-01-16 Reginald De Koven, composer, dies at 60
  • 1920-02-12 Emile Sauret, composer, dies at 67
  • 1920-02-23 Alexander Alexandrovich Il'yinsky, composer, dies at 61
  • 1920-04-03 Homer Newton Bartlett, composer, dies at 74
  • 1920-04-08 Charles Tomlinson Griffes, US composer (White Peacock), dies at 35
  • 1920-04-16 John Conrad Nordqvist, composer, dies at 80
  • 1920-06-15 Michel-Gaston Carraud, composer, dies at 55
  • 1920-07-26 Carlos Troyer, composer, dies at 83
  • 1920-08-04 Vladimir Ivanovich Rebikov, composer, dies at 54
  • 1920-09-25 William F Sudds, composer, dies at 77
  • 1920-10-02 Max Bruch, German composer (Kol Nidre), dies at 82
  • 1920-10-16 Alberto Nepomuceno, Brazilian composer/conductor (Artemis), dies at 56
  • 1920-10-29 Johann Ernst Perabo, composer, dies at 74
  • 1920-11-21 Caryl Florio, composer, dies at 77
  • 1920-11-21 William James Robjohn, composer, dies at 77
  • 1920-12-06 Karel Kovarovic, composer, dies at 57
  • 1920-12-12 Paul Paul Lacôme, French composer, dies at 82
  • 1921-01-08 Luis Villalba Munoz, composer, dies at 48
  • 1921-01-23 Wlasyslaw Zelenski, composer, dies at 83
  • 1921-01-25 Mykola Dmytrovich Leontovych, composer, dies at 43
  • 1921-02-02 Luigi Mancinelli, composer, dies at 72
  • 1921-02-03 Max Wilhelm Zach, composer, dies at 56
  • 1921-03-02 Henryk Pachulski, Polish composer, dies at 61
  • 1921-03-24 Deodat de Severac, composer, dies at 48
  • 1921-04-05 Alphonsus J M Diepenbrock, Dutch composer (Missa), dies at 58
  • 1921-05-01 Louis Campbell-Tipton, composer, dies at 43
  • 1921-09-27 Engelbert Humperdinck, German opera composer (SHänsel und Gretel), dies at 67
  • 1921-11-29 Ivan Caryll, composer (Pink Lady), dies at 60
  • 1921-12-10 Viktor Jacobi, composer, dies at 38
  • 1921-12-16 Camille Saint-Saens, French composer (Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso), dies at 86
  • 1921-12-25 Hans Huber, Swiss composer, dies at 69
  • 1922-01-07 Antonio Scontrino, composer, dies at 71
  • 1922-01-26 Luigi Denza, Italian composer (Funiculì, Funiculà), dies at 77
  • 1922-01-31 Heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56
  • 1922-02-05 James William Tate, composer, dies at 46
  • 1922-02-24 Dmitri B Shostakovitch, father of Russian composer Dmitri D S, dies
  • 1922-02-28 Vicente Lleo, composer, dies at 51
  • 1922-03-10 Arthur Hervey, composer, dies at 67
  • 1922-03-10 Horace Wadham Nicholl, composer, dies at 73
  • 1922-03-27 Nikolay Alexandrovich Sokolov, composer, dies at 63
  • 1922-04-12 Frantisek Ondricek, composer, dies at 64
  • 1922-04-24 Richard Batka, composer, dies at 53
  • 1922-04-26 Hans Sommer, German theatre composer, dies at 84
  • 1922-05-07 Max Wagenknecht, German composer (b. 1857)
  • 1922-05-28 Carl Teike, German military composer, dies at 58
  • 1922-06-20 Vittorio Monti, composer, dies at 54
  • 1922-07-25 Jarolslaw Zielinski, composer, dies at 75
  • 1922-08-01 Vaclav Juda Novotny, composer, dies at 72
  • 1922-08-19 Felipe Pedrell, composer, dies at 81
  • 1922-08-27 Carl Fuchs, German composer, dies at 83
  • 1922-09-10 Arpad Szendy, composer, dies at 59
  • 1922-09-11 Louis Coerne, composer, dies at 52
  • 1922-09-28 Andrejs Jurjans, composer, dies at 65
  • 1922-10-29 George August Lumbye, composer, dies at 79
  • 1922-11-06 William Baines, composer, dies at 23
  • 1922-11-14 Carl Michael Ziehrer, composer, dies at 79
  • 1922-12-25 Alphonse Goovaerts, composer, dies at 75
  • 1923-02-19 Jeronimo Gimenez y Bellido, composer, dies at 68
  • 1923-02-27 Charles Francis Abdy Williams, composer, dies at 67
  • 1923-04-19 Thomas Paine Westendorf, composer, dies at 75
  • 1923-05-30 Camille Chevillard, composer, dies at 63
  • 1923-06-20 Joseph Leopold Rockel, composer, dies at 85
  • 1923-06-29 Gustave Adolph Kerker, composer, dies at 66
  • 1923-06-30 Claude Antoine Terrasse, composer, dies at 56
  • 1923-07-13 Asger Hamerik [Hammerich], German(?) composer, dies at 80
  • 1923-07-14 Louis Ganne, French composer, dies at 61
  • 1923-09-15 Sayed Darwish, composer, dies at 31
  • 1923-10-14 George Elbridge Whiting, composer, dies at 83
  • 1923-12-02 Tomas Breton y Hernandez, composer, dies at 72
  • 1923-12-14 Giuseppi Gallignani, composer, dies at 72
  • 1923-12-16 Pongrac Kacsoh, composer, dies at 50
  • 1923-12-22 Arthur H Bird, composer, dies at 67
  • 1924-01-02 Sabine Baring-Gould, English composer and novelist (b. 1834)
  • 1924-01-04 Alfred Grünfeld, Austrian pianist, composer (b. 1852)
  • 1924-01-15 Geza Zichy, Hungarian composer and one-armed pianist, dies at 74
  • 1924-01-29 Joseph Ludwig, composer, dies at 79
  • 1924-02-05 Alexis Hollander, composer, dies at 83
  • 1924-02-15 Lionel Monckton, British composer (Edwardian musical comedy), dies at 62
  • 1924-02-17 Oskar Merikanto, composer, dies at 55
  • 1924-02-21 Salvatore Auteri Manzocchi, composer, dies at 78
  • 1924-03-18 John Frederick Bridge, composer, dies at 79
  • 1924-03-19 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish composer/author, dies at 71
  • 1924-03-26 Augusto de Oliviera Machado, composer, dies at 78
  • 1924-03-27 Walter Parratt, composer, dies at 83
  • 1924-03-29 Charles Villiers Stanford, Irish composer/writer, dies at 71
  • 1924-04-15 Eduardo Caudella, composer, dies at 82
  • 1924-04-26 Josef Labor, Austrian composer, dies at 82
  • 1924-05-12 Charles Henri Marechal, composer, dies at 82
  • 1924-05-25 Theodore Morse, composer, dies at 51
  • 1924-05-26 Johann Heinrich Beck, American composer, dies at 67
  • 1924-05-26 Victor Herbert, Irish/US cellist/composer/conductor, dies at 65
  • 1924-06-11 Theodore Dubois, French composer, dies at 86
  • 1924-07-27 Ferruccio Busoni, Italian pianist/composer, dies at 58
  • 1924-08-06 John Henry Roberts, composer, dies at 76
  • 1924-08-07 Camille Zeckwer, composer, dies at 49
  • 1924-08-13 Julian Aguirre, composer, dies at 56
  • 1924-09-11 Mieczyslaw Surzynski, composer, dies at 57
  • 1924-09-13 Pekka Hannikainen, composer, dies at 69
  • 1924-09-15 Anthony Johnson Showalter, American gospel composer, dies at 66