On This Day

July 1894 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 10 Jimmy McHugh, American composer, born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1969)
  • Jul 18 Bernard Wagenaar, Dutch-American composer (3 Songs for Chinese), born in Arnherm, Netherlands (d. 1971)
  • Jul 24 Walter Schulthess, Swiss composer, born in Zürich, Switzerland (d. 1971)
  • Jul 31 Roy Bargy, American pianist and composer (Jimmy Durante Show), born in Newaygo, Michigan (d. 1974)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 8 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, Russian composer, dies at 67
  • Jul 13 Juventino Rosas, composer, dies at 26