On This Day

March 1895 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Mar 4 Gustav Mahler's 2nd Symphony premieres in Berlin

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 3 Alexander Nicolaas Voormolen, Dutch composer (d. 1980)
  • Mar 4 Bjarne Brustad, Norwegian composer, born in Oslo, Norway (d. 1978)
  • Mar 7 Juan Jose Castro, Argentine composer, born in Avellaneda, Argentina (d. 1968)
  • Mar 21 Zlatko Baloković, Croatian violinist (d. 1955)
  • Mar 23 Dane Rudhyar, composer
  • Mar 31 Lizzie Miles [Elizabeth Landreaux], Creole American jazz, blues and gospel singer ("Man O'War"), born in New Orleans, Louisiana (d. 1963)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 17 Adolphe Nibelle, French composer (Le Loup-Garou (The Werewolf)), dies at 69