February 1885 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 9 Alban Maria Johannes Berg, a Lulu of a composer!, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1935)
  • Feb 12 Licinio Refice, Italian priest and composer (Cecilia), born in Patrica, Italy (d. 1954)
  • Feb 15 Richard Wurz, composer
  • Feb 26 Lili Green, [Alice Sally Mary], Neth/Eng dancer

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 15 Leopold Damrosch, composer, dies at 52
  • Feb 18 Charlotte Sainton-Dolby, English contralto and composer, dies at 61