June 1888 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jun 29 First (known) recording of classical music made, Handel's Israel in Egypt on wax cylinder

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 3 Tom Brown, American dixieland jazz trombonist, born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1958)
  • Jun 8 Poul Schierbeck, Danish organist and composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1949)
  • Jun 9 Adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer
  • Jun 9 Hugo Kauder, Austrian composer, born in Tovańćov (d. 1972)
  • Jun 17 Bernhard van den Sigtenhorst Meyer, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 3 Cark Reidel, German composer, dies at 60
  • Jun 20 Cesare Dominiceti, Italian composer, dies at 66
  • Jun 23 Emil Naumann, German composer, dies at 60