On This Day

September 1891 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 11 Noel Gallon, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1966)
  • Sep 12 Adolph Weiss, American bassoonist and composer, born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1971)
  • Sep 16 Czesław Marek, Polish composer, born in Przemyśl, Eastern Galicia, Lwów (d. 1985)
  • Sep 22 Jacob H "Jaap" Stotijn, oboist/conductor (Residence Orchestra)
  • Sep 29 Fabien Sevitzky [Koussevitzky], Russian-American conductor (Indianapolis Symphony), born in Vishny Volotchok, Russia (d. 1967)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 2 Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger, composer, dies at 76