On This Day

January 1881 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Jan 2 Camille Saint-Saëns' 3rd Concerto in B, premieres

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 5 Nikolay Andreyevich Roslavets, Russian composer, born in Surazh, Russia (d. 1944)

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 30 Jaak Nikolaas Lemmens, Flemish composer, dies at 58