On This Day

January 1871 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 5 Frederick Converse, American composer (The Pipe of Desire), born in Newton, Massachusetts (d. 1940)
  • Jan 15 Bertram Shapleigh, American composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1940)
  • Jan 22 Leon Jessel, German composer (The Parade of the Tin Soldiers), born in Stettin (d. 1942)
  • Jan 29 Eduardo Lopez-Chavarri y Marco, composer