On This Day

August 1874 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 9 Reynaldo Hahn, Venezuelan-French singer, composer, conductor, and music critic, born in Caracas, Venezuela (d. 1947)
  • Aug 10 Bill Johnson, American musician (d. 1972)
  • Aug 22 Edward Bairstow, English composer, born in Trinity Street, Huddersfield, England (d. 1946)