On This Day

November 1841 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 4 Carl Tausig, Polish pianist, student and protégé of Liszt, and composer noted for his transcriptions, born in Warsaw (d. 1871)
  • Nov 5 Alexander Sergeyevich Famintsin, Russian composer, born in Kaluga, Russia (d. 1896)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 18 Georg Christoph Grosheim, German composer, dies at 77