On This Day

November 1847 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 25 Opera "Marta" is produced (Vienna)

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 1 Emma Albani, Canadian soprano (d. 1930)
  • Nov 30 August Friedrich Martin Klughardt, composer

Deaths in Music


Person of interestFelix Mendelssohn

Nov 4 Felix Mendelssohn [Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy], German composer and pianist (Great Scherzos), dies at 38

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn