January 1865 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 1 Giuseppe Ferrata, Italian composer and pianist, born in Gradoli, Italy (d. 1928)
  • Jan 3 Henry Lytton, British actor and opera singer (The Mikado), born in London, England (d. 1936)

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 31 Aristide Farrenc, French flautist, music publisher, and musicologist (Trésor des pianistes), dies at 70