November 1861 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 16 Václav Suk, Czech-born Russian composer and violinist, born in Kladno, Bohemia (d. 1933)
  • Nov 30 Ludwig Thuille, Austrian composer (sextet for piano and wind quintet), born in Bozen, Tyrol (now Bozano, Italy) (d. 1907)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 28 Robert Führer, Czech composer of sacred music, and music theorist, dies at 54