On This Day

February 1884 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 11 Alfonso Leng, Chilean dentist and composer (Doloras), born in Santiago (d. 1974)
  • Feb 26 Dina Appeldoorn, Dutch pianist and composer, born in Rotterdam, the Netherlands (d. 1938)
  • Feb 29 Alfred Sendrey, American composer and musicologist, born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1976)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 21 John Pike Hullah, English composer, dies at 71