November 1894 in Music History

Events in Music

Music Premiere

Nov 5 Richard Strauss' tone poem "Till Eulenspiegel" premieres

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 5 (Jacob) "Jan" Garber, American violinist and sweet jazz bandleader, born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 1977)
  • Nov 11 Aaron Avshalomov, Russian-Jewish-American composer (Kuan Yin; The Great Wall), conductor (Shanghai Municipal Orchestra, 1943-46), and librarian, born in Nikolayevsk-on-Amur, Russia (d. 1965)
  • Nov 23 Rosetta Duncan, American vaudevillian (Duncan Sisters), actress (Topsy and Eva), and songwriter (Remeberin'), born in Los Angeles, California (d. 1959)
  • Nov 29 Lucille Hegamin, American singer and entertainer (d. 1970)

Deaths in Music

Anton Rubinstein (1829-1894)

Nov 20 Russian pianist and composer (Dmitri Donskoi), dies at 64