April 1895 in Music

Events in Music

  • Apr 14 1st performance of Gustav Mahler's (incomplete) 2nd Symphony

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 1 Alberta Hunter, blues singer/composer (Downhearted Blues)
  • Apr 3 Bjarne Brustad, composer
  • Apr 3 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Firenze (Florence) Italy, composer
  • Apr 4 Arthur Murray, American dancer (Arthur Murray Dance Party), born in NYC, New York
  • Apr 7 Eduardo Toldra, composer
  • Apr 8 Sigurdur Thordarson, composer
  • Apr 9 Mance Lipscomb, Texas, blues musician (Texas Sharecropper)
  • Apr 9 Rudolf Kattnigg, composer
  • Apr 13 Olga Rudge, American-born concert violinist, born in Youngstown, Ohio (d. 1996)
  • Apr 14 Wiktor Labunski, composer
  • Apr 20 Emile Christian, American musician (d. 1973)
  • Apr 29 Malcolm Sargent, English conductor (Promenade Concerts)