On This Day

June 1849 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Jun 22 Stephen C Massett opens concert at San Francisco courthouse using only piano in California

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 11 Joseph Vezina, Quebec composer, born in Quebec City (d. 1924)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 3 Francois de Paule Jacques Raymond de Fossa, French classical guitarist and composer, dies at 73
  • Jun 10 Friedrich Kalkbrenner, German-French pianist and composer, dies at 63