December 1895 in Music History

Events in Music

Music Concert

Dec 13 First complete performance of Gustav Mahler's 2nd Symphony ("Resurrection"), in Berlin, Germany, conducted by the composer

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 2 Harriet Cohen, British pianist, born in London (d. 1967)
  • Dec 2 Jesse Crawford, American pianist, theatre organist for silent films, and recording artist, born in Woodland, California (d. 1962)
  • Dec 6 Henriëtte Bosmans, Dutch pianist and composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1952)
  • Dec 9 Conchita Supervía, Spanish opera singer, born in Barcelona (d. 1936)
  • Dec 21 Paul Hoffer, German composer, born in Barmen, Germany (d. 1949)