On This Day

February 1841 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 10 Walter Parratt, British organist and composer, born in Huddersfield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England (d. 1924)
  • Feb 18 Samuel Prowse Warren, Canadian organist and composer, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1915)
  • Feb 19 Felipe Pedrell, Spanish guitarist, composer (Excelsior; La Celestina), and musical scholar, born in Tortosa, Spain (d. 1922)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 14 Antun Sorkocevic, composer, dies at 65
  • Feb 17 Ferdinando Carulli, Italian composer, dies at 70