On This Day

July 1857 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 2 Francesco Spetrino, Italian conductor and composer, born in Palermo, Italy (d. 1948)
  • Jul 8 Rudolf Dellinger, composer
  • Jul 29 Iacob Mureșianu, Romanian composer, born in Brașov, Austrian Empire (d. 1917)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 15 Carl Czerny, Czech-Austrian pianist, composer (Schule der Virtuosen), and teacher, dies at 66