On This Day

March 1862 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 13 Vasiliy Metallov, Russian composer and musical historian, born in Saratov, Russian Empire (d. 1926)
  • Mar 28 George William Louis Marshall-Hall, English composer, born in London (d. 1915)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 8 Adrien de La Fage, composer, dies at 56
  • Mar 17 Fromental Halévy, French composer, dies at 62