On This Day

December 1852 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 5 Thomas Laub, Danish organist and composer, born in Langå, Denmark (d. 1927)
  • Dec 18 Gaetano Coronaro, Italian conductor, pedagogue, and composer (La Creola), born in Vicenza, Austrian Empire (now Italy) (d. 1908)

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 16 Henri-Jean Rigel, composer, dies at 80