On This Day

June 1855 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Jun 13 Opera "Les Vêpres Sicilenne" is produced (Paris)

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 17 Fritz Steinbach, German conductor and composer, born in Grünsfeld, Germany (d. 1916)
  • Jun 23 Maude Valérie White, French-born English composer, born near Dieppe, Normandy (d. 1937)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 28 Giovanni Agostino Perotti, Italian composer, dies at 86