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December 1873 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 14 Joseph Jongen, Belgian organist and composer (Symphonie concertante, Op. 81), born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1953) [1]
  • Dec 15 Kacsóh Pongrác, Hungarian composer, born in Budapest (d. 1923)
  • Dec 18 Adolf Vogl, German composer, born in Munich (d. 1961)
  • Dec 21 Blagoje Bersa, Croatian composer, born in Dubrovnik, Croatia (d. 1934)
  • Dec 26 Hubert Cuypers, Dutch organist, composer, and choir conductor (Minstrels), born in Baexem, Netherlands (d. 1960)
  • Dec 26 Karel Moor, Czech composer and conductor, born in Belgrade (d. 1945)