June 1885 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jun 6 Opera "Lakmé" is produced (Paris)

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 7 Percy Brier, Australian composer, born in North Pine, Queensland (d. 1970)
  • Jun 12 Werner Erich Josten, German composer (Jungle), born in Elberfeld, Germany (d. 1963)
  • Jun 19 Stevan Hristic, composer
  • Jun 27 Artúr Harmat, Hungarian composer, born in Bojná, Hungary (d. 1962)
  • Jun 28 Giuseppe Mulè, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1951)
  • Jun 29 André Gailhard, French classical music composer, born in Paris (d. 1966)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 5 Julius Benedict, composer (Protoghesi), dies at 80
  • Jun 22 Mahdi, [Muhammad Ahmed], Sudanese music reviewer, dies