On This Day

May 1893 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • May 14 Ivan Alexandrovich Vishnegradsky, composer
  • May 15 Michel Gusikoff, composer
  • May 16 Paul Amadeus Pisk, composer
  • May 26 Eugene Goossens, British conductor and composer (Perseus), born in London, England (d. 1962)

Deaths in Music

  • May 3 Josef Rudolf Zavrtal, Czech composer, dies at 73
  • May 4 George Washington Hewitt, composer, dies at 82