On This Day

November 1877 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 1 Roger Quilter, British composer, born in Hove, Sussex (d. 1953)
  • Nov 7 Henry Balfour Gardiner, English composer and musician, born in Kensington, England (d. 1950)
  • Nov 21 Louis Campbell-Tipton, American composer, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1921)
  • Nov 21 Sigfrid Karg-Elert, German composer, born in Oberndorf am Neckar, Germany (d. 1933)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 13 Pietro Antonio Coppola, Italian composer, dies at 83