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, Elberfeld Germany, composer (Jungle)
  • Jun 19 Stevan Hristic, composer
  • Jun 27 Arthur Harmat, composer
  • Jun 28 Giuseppe Mule, composer
  • Jun 29 Andre Gailhard, composer

Deaths in Music

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