On This Day

November 1860 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 16 Edmund Schuecker, composer

Person of interestIgnacy Jan Paderewski

Nov 18 Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Polish composer and 1st premier of Poland (1919), born in Kuryłówka, Russian Empire (d. 1941)

Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister Ignacy Jan Paderewski
Pianist, Composer and Polish Prime Minister
Ignacy Jan Paderewski
  • Nov 29 Hans Haym, German conductor, born in Halle (d. 1921)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 5 Carl Binder, Austrian composer, dies at 43
  • Nov 14 Feliks Ostrowski, Polish pianist and composer, dies at 58
  • Nov 28 Ludwig Rellstab, German music theorist, dies at 61