On This Day

January 1863 in Music History

Events in Music

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jan 1 Franz Schubert's "Missa Solemnis," premieres in Leipzig

Composer Franz Schubert
Franz Schubert

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 17 Henry Charles Tonking, British organist and composer, born in Camborne, Cornwall (d. 1926)

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 9 Ferdinand Huber, Swiss composer, dies at 71