December 1889 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 7 Heathcote Dicken Statham, English composer (d. 1973)
  • Dec 12 Václav Štěpán, Czech pianist and composer, born in Pečky, Austria-Hungary (d. 1944)
  • Dec 20 Božidar Širola, Croatian composer, born in Žakanje, Croatia

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 3 Baltasar Saldoni, composer, dies at 82