September 1855 in Music

Events in Music

  • Sep 27 George Frederick Bristow's "Rip Van Winkle", 2nd American opera, opens in NYC

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 6 Ferdinand Hummel, German composer, born in Berlin (d. 1928)
  • Sep 29 Michele Esposito, Italian composer who worked in Ireland, born in Castellamare di Stabia (d. 1929)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 24 Alexandre Stievenard, composer, dies at 86