April 1885 in Music

Events in Music

  • Apr 30 Boston Pops Orchestra forms

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 5 Dimitrie Cuclin, Romanian composer, born in GalaČ›i County, Romania (d. 1978)
  • Apr 6 Carlos Leon Salzedo, composer
  • Apr 8 Dimitrios Levidis, composer
  • Apr 16 Leo Weiner, Hungarian composer (Fasching), born in Budapest, Austria-Hungary (d. 1960)
  • Apr 17 Cecil Burleigh, American composer, born in Wyoming, New York (d. 1980)
  • Apr 29 Wallingford Riegger, Albany Georgia, composer (Bacchangle)
  • Apr 30 Luigi Russolo, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 23 William Henry Holmes, composer, dies at 73