On This Day

September 1871 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 30 Ruben Liljefors, Swedish composer, born in Uppsala, Sweden (d. 1936)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 3 Vaclav Horak, Czech composer, dies at 71
  • Sep 8 Etienne-Joseph Soubre, Belgian composer, dies at 57
  • Sep 12 Karl Collan, Finnish composer, dies at 43
  • Sep 26 Cipriani Potter, English pianist and composer, dies at 78