September 1896 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 4 Antonin Artaud, Marseilles France, songwriter/dir (Theatre Seraphin)
  • Sep 6 Frutuoso de Lima Viana, composer
  • Sep 6 Vladimir Nikitich Kashperov, composer
  • Sep 8 Howard Dietz, American lyricist and librettist (d. 1983)
  • Sep 9 Fritz Reutter, German composer (d. 1963)
  • Sep 10 Adele Astaire [Lady Charles Cavendish], American dancer and entertainer, sister of Fred Astaire (Last Man on Earth, Millie), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1981)
  • Sep 13 Tadeusz Szeligowski, Polish composer (The Peacock and the Girl), born in L'vov, Ukraine (d. 1963)
  • Sep 25 Roberto Gerhard, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 1 Johannes Habert, composer, dies at 62
  • Sep 16 Carlos Gomez, composer, dies at 60
  • Sep 20 Gottfried Conradi, composer, dies at 76
  • Sep 23 Louis-Gilbert Duprez, composer, dies at 89