Composers in History (Part 38)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 3701 - 3,800 of 7,003

  • 1890-10-12 Luis de Freitas Branco, Portuguese composer, born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1955)
  • 1890-10-13 Gösta Nystroem, Swedish composer, born in Silvbergs, Sweden (d. 1966)
  • 1890-10-15 Arcady Dubensky, Russian composer, born in Kirov, Russia (d. 1966)
  • 1890-10-20 Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton, jazz pianist/composer, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1890-10-24 Kathleen Lockhart Manning, American composer, born in Hollywood, California (d. 1951)
  • 1890-10-28 Andrés Isasi, Spanish Basque composer, born in Bilbao, Spain (d. 1940)
  • 1890-11-16 Aloÿs-Henri-Gérard Fornerod, Swiss composer, born in Montet-Cudrefin, Switzerland (d. 1965)
  • 1890-11-30 John Tasker Howard, American composer and music historian, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1964)
  • 1890-12-08 Bohuslav Martinů, Czech, composer (Hry o Marti), born in Polička, Bohemia (d. 1959)
  • 1890-12-27 Maurice Schoemaker, composer
  • 1891-01-21 Nikolay Semyonovich Golovanov, composer
  • 1891-01-21 Timothy Mather Spelman, American composer, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1970)
  • 1891-01-28 Karel Boleslav Jirak, Czech composer and pedagogue, born in Prague, Bohemia (d. 1972)
  • 1891-01-31 Max Drischner, composer
  • 1891-02-07 Joachim Stutschewsky, composer
  • 1891-02-08 Edgar Palm, Curacao, pianist/composer
  • 1891-02-12 Maurice Yvain, French operetta composer, born in Paris, France (d. 1965)
  • 1891-02-27 Georges E Migot, French composer
  • 1891-03-03 Federico Moreno Torroba, composer
  • 1891-03-23 Catherine Murphy Urner, composer
  • 1891-03-31 Erich Walter Sternberg, composer
  • 1891-04-15 Väinö Raitio, Finnish composer, born in Sortavala, Grand Duchy of Finland (d. 1945)
  • 1891-04-21 František Suchý, Czech composer and folk song collector, born in Březové Hory, Bohemia, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 1973)
  • 1891-04-27 Sergei Prokofiev, Russian composer (Peter and the Wolf), born in Sontsovka, Ukraine (d. 1953)
  • 1891-05-04 Frederick Jacobi, American composer, born in San Francisco (d. 1952)
  • 1891-05-14 Egon Kornauth, Austrian composer, born in Olmütz, Moravia (d. 1959)
  • 1891-05-22 Lucien Cailliet, French-American composer, conductor and teacher (Philadelphia Orchestra, 1919-1937), born in Châlons-sur-Marne, France (d. 1985)
  • 1891-05-27 Claude Champagne, Canadian composer, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1965)
  • 1891-06-02 Ernst Kunz, Swiss composer, born in Bern (d. 1980)
  • 1891-06-04 Erno Rapee, American conductor and composer (Radio City Music Hall), born in Narva, Estonia (d. 1945)
  • 1891-06-06 István Kardos, Hungarian composer, born in Debrecen, Hungary (d. 1975)
  • 1891-06-07 Athos Palma, Argentine composer, born in Buenos Aires (d. 1951)
  • 1891-06-09 Cole Porter, America composer and lyricist (Anything Goes, Kiss Me Kate), born in Peru, Indiana (d. 1964)
  • 1891-06-26 Heinrich Lemacher, German composer, born in Solingen, Dusseldorf, Germany (d. 1966)
  • 1891-07-13 Franco Casavola, composer
  • 1891-08-02 Arthur Bliss, English composer (Olympians), born in London, England
  • 1891-08-02 Mihail Jora, Romanian composer, born in Roman (d. 1971)
  • 1891-08-14 Marinus de Jong, Dutch composer, born in Oosterhout, Netherlands (d. 1984)
  • 1891-08-24 Alexander Mikhaylovich Dzegelyonok, Russian composer, born in Moscow (d. 1969)
  • 1891-08-25 Alberto Savinio [Andrea Francesco Alberto de Chirico], Italian composer (Capitano Ulisse), born in Athens (d. 1952)
  • 1891-08-25 Luis Iruarrizaga Aguirre, composer
  • 1891-08-25 Samuel Gardner, American composer, born in Kropyvnytskyi, Ukraine (d. 1984)
  • 1891-09-11 Noel Gallon, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1966)
  • 1891-09-12 Adolph Weiss, American composer, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1971)
  • 1891-09-16 Czesław Marek, Polish composer, born in Przemyśl, Eastern Galicia, Lwów (d. 1985)
  • 1891-10-18 1891 Václav Kálik, Czech composer, born in Opava; (d. 1951)
  • 1891-10-22 Fidelio Friedrich Finke, Bohemian German composer, born in Josefsthal, Austria-Hungary (d. 1968)
  • 1891-11-01 D. H. Th. Vollenhoven, Dutch composer and philosopher, born in Amsterdam (d. 1978)
  • 1891-11-04 Miroslav Krejčí, Czech composer, born in Rychnov nad Kněžnou, Austria-Hungary (d. 1964)
  • 1891-11-10 Carl W. Stalling, American film composer (Disney's Silly Symphonies; Warner Brothers Cartoons), born in Lexington, Missouri (d. 1972)
  • 1891-11-17 Guido Pannain, composer
  • 1891-11-22 Bengt Axel von Torne, Finnish composer (d. 1967)
  • 1891-11-29 Richard Frank Donovan, composer
  • 1892-01-01 Artur Rodzinski, Spalato, Dalmatia, Polish conductor/composer
  • 1892-01-01 Miklos Radnai, composer
  • 1892-01-07 Rudolf Moser, composer
  • 1892-01-08 Werner Wehrli, composer
  • 1892-01-15 Frank Hutchens, New Zealand-born composer working in Australia, born in Leeston, New Zealand (d. 1965)
  • 1892-01-27 Mitya Stillman, composer
  • 1892-01-30 Charles Trowbridge Haubiel, American composer, pianist and lecturer (Tre Ritratti Characteristici), born in Delta, Ohio (d. 1978)
  • 1892-02-01 Rudolf Mengelberg, Dutch composer and musicologist (Amsterdam Concert Hall), born in Krefeld (d. 1959)
  • 1892-03-03 Rui Coelho, Portuguese composer, born in Alcacer do Sal (d. 1986)
  • 1892-03-10 Arthur Honegger, Swiss composer (King David, Pacific 231), born in Le Havre, France (d. 1955)
  • 1892-03-13 Alec Rowley, English composer, born in London (d. 1958)
  • 1892-03-17 Sayed Darwish, Egyptian singer & songwriter, "father of Egyptian popular music" (Ana Haweet), born in Kôm el-Dikka, Alexandria (d. 1923)
  • 1892-03-19 Robert Denzler, composer
  • 1892-03-27 Ferde Grofé, American composer, born in New York (d. 1972)
  • 1892-04-06 Mateusz Glinski, composer
  • 1892-04-10 Victor de Sabata, Italian conductor and composer (Il Macigno), born in Trieste, Italy (d. 1967)
  • 1892-04-19 Germaine Tailleferre, French composer (Le Marin du Bolivar), born in Saint-Maur-des-Fossés, Val-de-Marne, France (d. 1983)
  • 1892-04-21 Jaroslav Kvapil, Czech composer, born in Fryšták, Czech Republic (d. 1959)
  • 1892-04-22 Nikolai Obukhov, Russian composer, born in Ol'shanka village, Kursk Province, Russian Empire (d. 1954)
  • 1892-04-28 Georges Antoine, Belgian composer, born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1918)
  • 1892-04-28 John Jacob Niles, American composer, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1980)
  • 1892-05-09 Eric Westberg, Swedish composer, born in Hudiksvall, Sweden (d. 1944)
  • 1892-05-14 Arthur Vincent Lourie, Russian composer, born in Propoysk, Russia (d. 1966)
  • 1892-05-14 Felix Petyrek, Austrian composer, born in Brno, Austria (d. 1951)
  • 1892-05-31 Louis Fourestier, composer
  • 1892-06-01 Samuel L M Barlow II, American composer (Mon Ami Pierrot), born in NYC, New York (d. 1982)
  • 1892-06-12 John Donald Robb, American composer, born in Minneapolis, Minnesota (d. 1989)
  • 1892-06-18 Edward Steuermann, Austrian-American pianist and composer, born in Sambor, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 1964)
  • 1892-06-30 László Lajtha, Hungarian composer, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1963)
  • 1892-07-03 Wilhelm Rettich, German composer, born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1988)
  • 1892-07-11 Giorgio Federico Ghedini, Italian composer (Concerto dell'albatro), born in Cuneo, Piedmont (d. 1965)
  • 1892-07-23 Petros John Petridis, Greek composer (Isotope Suite), born in Nigdé (Capodocia), Turkey (d. 1977)
  • 1892-07-26 Philipp Jarnach, French composer, born in Noisy-le-Sec, France (d. 1982)
  • 1892-08-03 Oscar van Hemel, Belgian-Dutch composer, born in Antwerp (d. 1981)
  • 1892-08-04 Johanna Bordewijk-Roepman, composer
  • 1892-08-14 Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji [Leon Dudley Sorabji], Parsi-British pianist and composer (Opus clavicembalisticum), born in Chingford, Essex (d. 1988)
  • 1892-08-15 Knud Christian Jeppesen, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1974)
  • 1892-09-02 Felix Wolfes, composer
  • 1892-09-04 Darius Milhaud, French composer (Maximilien), born in Marseille, France (d. 1974)
  • 1892-09-09 Bruno Sturmer, composer
  • 1892-09-17 Hendrik Andriessen, Dutch organist and composer (Ballade of Merel), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1981)
  • 1892-10-17 Herbert Norman Howells, composer
  • 1892-10-17 Otakar Jeremias, composer
  • 1892-10-19 Ilmari Hannikainen, Finnish pianist and composer, born in Jyväskylä; (d. 1955)
  • 1892-11-02 Paul Abraham, Hungarian composer (Viktoria und ihr Huzar), born in Apatin, Austria-Hungary (d. 1960)
  • 1892-11-17 Max Deutsch, Austrian-French composer, born in Vienna (d. 1982)
  • 1892-11-24 Isidor Achron, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 3701 - 3,800 of 5,528

  • 1961-04-12 Nils-Eric Fougstedt, Finnish composer (Angoscia, Trittico sinfonico), dies at 50
  • 1961-05-17 Henri Gagnon, composer, dies at 74
  • 1961-05-29 Uuno Klami, Finnish composer, dies at 60
  • 1961-07-08 Julián Bautista, Spanish composer, dies at 60
  • 1961-07-27 Theodore Chanler, American composer, dies at 59
  • 1961-08-14 Guido Alberto Fano, Italian composer and pianist, dies at 86
  • 1961-08-17 Carlos Leon Salzedo, composer, dies at 76
  • 1961-09-21 Maurice Delage, French composer, dies at 81
  • 1961-10-19 John Axel Fernstrom, Swedish composer, dies at 63
  • 1961-11-26 Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer, dies at 86
  • 1961-11-30 Stanislaw Kazuro, Polish composer, dies at 80
  • 1961-12-03 Jēkabs Graubiņš, Latvian composer, dies at 75
  • 1961-12-08 William Beatton Moonie, Scottish composer (The Weird of Colbar; Echoes of Perthshire), dies at 71
  • 1961-12-16 Boris Semyonovich Shekhter, composer, dies at 61
  • 1961-12-24 Guy de Lioncourt, composer, dies at 76
  • 1962-01-09 Leroy Shield, American pianist and composer (Union Pacific Suite), dies at 68
  • 1962-01-12 Richard de Guide, composer, dies at 52
  • 1962-01-18 Raymond Moulaert, Belgian pianist and composer, dies at 86
  • 1962-01-26 Fran Lhotka, Czech composer, dies at 78
  • 1962-01-29 Fritz Kreisler, Austria/US violinist/composer, dies at 86
  • 1962-02-05 Jacques Ibert, French composer (Escales), dies at 71
  • 1962-02-19 Albert Elkus, American composer, dies at 77
  • 1962-02-26 Carl Emil Theodor Ehrenberg, composer, dies at 83
  • 1962-03-05 Otakar Jeremias, composer, dies at 69
  • 1962-03-06 Rezso Kokai, Hungarian composer, dies at 56
  • 1962-03-16 John Owen Jones, composer, dies at 85
  • 1962-04-03 Manolis Kalomiris, Greek opera composer, dies at 78
  • 1962-04-20 Artúr Harmat, Hungarian composer, dies at 76
  • 1962-04-22 Solomon Pimsleur, French composer, dies at 61
  • 1962-05-31 Eduardo Toldra, composer, dies at 67
  • 1962-06-12 John Ireland, English composer and pianist (Epic March), dies at 82
  • 1962-06-13 Eugene Goossens, British conductor and composer (Perseus), dies at 69
  • 1962-06-14 Mykhaylo Verikivsky, Ukrainian composer, dies at 65
  • 1962-06-18 Volkmar Andreae, Swiss conductor and composer (Bruckner), dies at 82
  • 1962-08-23 Irving Fine, American composer (Toccata), dies of heart disease at 47
  • 1962-08-24 Henry George Ley, composer, dies at 74
  • 1962-08-27 Carlos Lavin, composer, dies at 79
  • 1962-09-06 Hanns Eisler, Austrian composer (East German National Anthem), dies at 64
  • 1962-09-14 Marcel Delannoy, French composer, dies at 64
  • 1962-10-08 Solomon Linda, South African singer and composer
  • 1962-10-28 Pierre Froidebise, composer, dies at 48
  • 1962-10-29 Siegfried Salomon, Danish composer, dies at 77
  • 1962-11-01 Wintter Haynes Watts, American composer, dies at 78
  • 1962-11-02 Felice Lattuada, composer, dies at 80
  • 1962-11-12 Alexander Spitzmuller-Harmersbach, composer, dies at 68
  • 1962-12-20 Erik William Gustav Leidzen, composer, dies at 68
  • 1962-12-20 Luis Abraham Delgadillo, composer, dies at 75
  • 1963-01-10 Tadeusz Szeligowski, Polish composer (The Peacock and the Girl), dies at 66
  • 1963-01-16 Gilardo Gilardi, Argentine composer, pianist and conductor (La leyenda del urutaú, Réquiem, Misa de Gloria), dies at 73
  • 1963-01-30 Francis Poulenc, French composer (b. 1899)
  • 1963-02-06 Werner Erich Josten, German composer (Jungle), dies at 77
  • 1963-02-16 László Lajtha, Hungarian composer, dies at 70
  • 1963-02-20 Jacob Gade, Danish composer(b. 1879)
  • 1963-03-17 William Henry Squire, composer, dies at 91
  • 1963-03-28 Alec Templeton, Welsh pianist and composer (Concertino Lirico), dies at 52
  • 1963-03-30 Alexander Gauk, Russian-Soviet composer, dies at 69
  • 1963-04-05 Julius Harrison, composer, dies at 78
  • 1963-05-02 Tomas Vackar, composer, dies at 17
  • 1963-05-05 Heinrich Gebhard, German-born American composer, dies at 84
  • 1963-05-12 Stanisław Wiechowicz, Polish composer, dies at 69
  • 1963-05-28 Vissarion Yakovlevich Shebalin, Soviet composer, dies at 60
  • 1963-07-04 Fritz Reutter, German composer, dies at 66
  • 1963-07-05 Daniel Ruyneman, composer, dies at 76
  • 1963-07-29 Dorian Le Gallienne, Australian composer, dies at 48
  • 1963-08-05 Salvador Bacarisse, Spanish composer, dies at 64
  • 1963-08-08 Sándor Jemnitz, Hungarian composer, dies at 72
  • 1963-08-15 John Powell, American composer, dies at 80
  • 1963-09-03 Frico Kafenda, Slovak composer, dies at 79
  • 1963-09-30 Arnold Foster, English composer, dies at 66
  • 1963-10-09 Thurlow Weed Lieurance, composer, dies at 85
  • 1963-10-18 Claudio Carneyro, composer, dies at 68
  • 1963-10-25 Abu-Bakr Khairat, Egyptian composer, dies at 53
  • 1963-10-28 Mart Saar, Estonian composer, dies at 81
  • 1963-11-08 Simon Jurovsky, composer, dies at 51
  • 1963-12-05 Karl Amadeus Hartmann, German composer, dies at 58
  • 1963-12-13 Stan Jones, American songwriter, composer and actor (Rio Grande, The Sheriff of Cochise), dies of cancer at 49
  • 1963-12-18 Winifried P I Zillig, German composer/conductor (Opfer), dies at 58
  • 1963-12-20 Paul Constantinescu, composer, dies at 54
  • 1963-12-28 Paul Hindemith, German composer (Composer's World), dies at 68
  • 1964-01-01 Otto Olsson, Swedish composer, dies at 84
  • 1964-01-07 Colin C McPhee, composer (H2O, Mechanical Princibles), dies at 62
  • 1964-01-20 Jan Rychlik, Czech composer, dies at 47
  • 1964-01-22 Marc Blitzstein, American composer (Cradle Will Rock), dies at 58
  • 1964-01-23 Louis Horst, American dance choreographer and composer, dies at 80
  • 1964-01-27 Lieb Glantz, Ukrainian-born tenor, composer and Zionist, dies at 65
  • 1964-03-01 Sergius Kagen, American pianist and composer, dies at 54
  • 1964-03-20 Jean Rogister, Belgian virtuoso violist and composer, dies at 84
  • 1964-03-30 Willem Andriessen, Dutch composer and pianist (Beethoven), dies at 76
  • 1964-04-01 Božidar Kunc, Croatian composer, dies at 60
  • 1964-04-18 Albe Vidaković, Croatian composer, dies at 49
  • 1964-05-06 Harold Morris, American pianist and composer, dies at 74
  • 1964-05-10 Ignace Lilien, Dutch-Austrian composer, dies at 66
  • 1964-05-25 Vasily Andreyevich Zolotaryov, composer, dies at 92
  • 1964-06-01 Rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66
  • 1964-06-10 Louis Gruenberg, Russian-American composer (Daniel Jazz), dies at 79
  • 1964-06-18 Alexander Shamil'yevich Melik-Pashayev, composer, dies at 58
  • 1964-06-27 Daniel Lazarus, French composer, dies at 65
  • 1964-06-29 Milenko Živković, Yugoslavian composer, dies at 63
  • 1964-08-02 José María Castro, Argentine composer, dies at 71
  • 1964-08-24 Maurice Schoemaker, composer, dies at 73