On This Day

September 1841 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 8 Antonín Dvořák, Czech composer (Slavonic Dances; New World Symphony; Cello Concerto in b, Op. 104), born in Nelahozeves, Czech Republic (d. 1904)
  • Sep 26 Pavel Ivanovich Blaramberg, Russian composer, born in Orenburg (d. 1907)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 15 Alessandro Rolla, Italian violin and viola player and composer, teacher of Paganini, dies at 84