On This Day

November 1863 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 1 Alfred Reisenauer, German pianist and composer, born in Königsberg (d. 1907)
  • Nov 3 Eugène Samuel-Holeman, Belgian composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1942)
  • Nov 4 William Faulkes, English organist, transcriber and composer, born in Liverpool on 4 November 1863 (d. 1933)
  • Nov 29 Spyridon Filiskos Samaras, composer
  • Nov 30 Gellio Benevenuto Coronaro, Italian pianist and composer, born in Vicenza, Italy (d. 1916)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 21 Joseph Mayseder, Austrian violinist and composer, dies at 74