On This Day

June 1882 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 14 Michael Zadora, American pianist and composer, born in New York City (d. 1946)

Igor Stravinsky

Jun 17 Igor Stravinsky, Russian composer (Le Sacre du Printemps - The Rite of Spring; The Firebird), born in Oranienbaum, Russia (d. 1971) [OS 5th June]


Deaths in Music

  • Jun 24 Joseph Joachim Raff, German opera composer (Cavatine), dies at 60