On This Day

July 1871 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 3 Vicente Arregui Garay, Spanish composer, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1925)
  • Jul 8 Clement Harris, English composer, born in London (d. 1897)
  • Jul 22 Akos Buttykai, Hungarian composer, born in Halmi (d. 1935)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 17 Carl Tausig, Polish pianist, student and protégé of Liszt, and composer noted for his transcriptions, dies of typhoid at 29