July 1875 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 17 Donald Tovey, British musicologist (Essays in Musical Analysis), pianist, and composer (The Bride of Dionysus), born in Eton, England (d. 1940)
  • Jul 30 James W. Tate, English composer, born in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire (d. 1922)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 17 Gábor Mátray, Hungarian composer and musicologist, dies at 77