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September 1892 in Music History

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 26 1st public appearance of John Philip Sousa's band (NJ)


Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 2 Felix Wolfes, composer
  • Sep 4 Darius Milhaud, French composer (Maximilien), born in Marseille, France (d. 1974)
  • Sep 5 Joseph Szigeti, Hungarian violinist (Violinist Notebook 1933), born in Budapest, Hungary (d. 1973)
  • Sep 9 Bruno Stürmer, German conductor, composer and educator, born in Freiburg, Germany (d. 1958)
  • Sep 17 Hendrik Andriessen, Dutch organist and composer (Ballade of Merel), born in Haarlem, Netherlands (d. 1981)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 11 Charles-Louis-Adolphe Vogel, French composer (Les trois couleurs), dies at 84
  • Sep 24 Patrick Gilmore, Irish--born American bandmaster and composer (When Johnny Comes Marching Home), dies at 62