On This Day

January 1824 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 8 Per August Olander, Swedish composer, born in Linköping, Sweden (d. 1886)
  • Jan 13 Ignacy Marceli Komorowski, Polish composer, born in Warsaw (d. 1857)
  • Jan 14 Vladimir Stasov, Russian art & music critic, born in Saint Petersburg, Russia (d. 1906)
  • Jan 22 Josef Leopold Zvonař, Czech organist and composer, born in Kublov, Bohemia (d. 1865)
  • Jan 29 Karl von Perfall, German composer and music director (Royal Bavarian Court and Residence Theater, 1868-92), born in Munich, Germany (d. 1907)