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September 1816 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 1 Gustav Schmidt, composer
  • Sep 4 François Bazin, French composer, born in Marseille, France (d. 1878)
  • Sep 15 Edward Wolff, Polish pianist and composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1880)
  • Sep 25 Anton de Kontski [Antoni Kątski], Polish-American pianist and composer (Awakening Of The Lion), born in Kraków, Poland (d. 1899) [some sources cite birth as 1817-10-27]