On This Day

June 1846 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jun 28 Saxophone is patented by Antoine-Joseph "Adolfe" Sax

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 4 Josef Sittard, German musicologist and music critic, born in Vital, Aachen, Germany (d. 1903)
  • Jun 7 Władysław Górski, Polish violinist, composer and teacher, born in Warsaw, Poland(d. 1915)
  • Jun 30 Ricardo Drigo, Italian composer, born in Padua, Italy (d. 1930)