On This Day

November 1881 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 4 Gena Branscombe, Canadian pianist and composer, born in Picton, Ontario (d. 1977)
  • Nov 25 Peder Gram, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1956)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 25 Theobald Boehm, German inventor of the modern flute, dies at 87