January 1875 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jan 5 Charles Garnier's new Opera opens in Paris

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 11 Reinhold Glière, Russian-Soviet composer, born in Kiev, Ukraine (d. 1956)
  • Jan 14 Albert Schweitzer, Alsatian theologian & writer (Nobel 1954), born in Kayserberg, France (d. 1965)
  • Jan 28 Julian Antonio Carillo-Trujillo, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 3 Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buff), dies at 68
  • Jan 18 Joseph Philbrick Webster, composer, dies at 55
  • Jan 25 Leopold Jansa, composer, dies at 79