On This Day

November 1897 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 3 Karel Salmon, Israeli composer, born in Heidelberg, Germany (d. 1974)
  • Nov 4 Oscar Lorenzo Fernández, Brazilian conductor and composer (Imbapara), born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (d. 1948)
  • Nov 12 Karl Marx, German composer/conductor
  • Nov 18 Jules Buffano, American composer and pianist (Jimmy Durante Show), born in St Louis, Missouri (d. 1960)
  • Nov 20 Margaret Sutherland, Australian composer (Haunted Hills; The Young Kabbarli), born in Adelaide, Australia (d. 1984)
  • Nov 30 Andreas Nezertis, composer
  • Nov 30 Quinto Maganini, American composer (The Argonauts), born in Fairfield, California (d. 1974)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 6 Édouard Deldevez, French violinist and composer, dies at 80
  • Nov 9 Moritz Heuzenroeder, composer, dies at 48
  • Nov 10 Moritz Heuzenroeder, German pianist and composer who settled in Australia, dies at 47