On This Day

January 1883 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 8 Josue Teofilo Wilkes, composer
  • Jan 19 Hermann Abendroth, German conductor

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 4 Nicolás Ledesma, Spanish organist and composer, dies at 91
  • Jan 21 Jacopo Tomadini, Italian composer, dies at 62
  • Jan 24 Friedrich von Flotow, German composer, dies at 70