April 1868 in Music

Events in Music

  • Apr 10 1st performance of Johannes Brahms' "A German Requiem"

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 13 John Blackwood McEwen, composer
  • Apr 16 Joel Angel, Russian musicologist and composer (d. 1917)
  • Apr 19 Max Von Schillings, German composer/conductor (Der Pfeifertag)
  • Apr 22 Jose Vianna da Motta, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 3 Franz Adolf Berwald, Swedish composer, dies at 71