August 1872 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 15 Harold Fraser-Simson, English composer, born in London (d. 1944)
  • Aug 15 Rubin Goldmark, American composer and teacher, born in New York (d. 1936)
  • Aug 28 Alfred Baldwin Sloan, American composer, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1925)

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 11 Lowell Mason, US organist/composer (Zebulo), dies at 80
  • Aug 19 Eugene-Prosper Prevost, French composer, dies at 63