January 1899 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 1 Juozas Tallat-Kelpsa, composer
  • Jan 1 Raymond Loucheur, composer
  • Jan 2 Alexander Tcherepnin, composer, born in St Petersburg, Russia
  • Jan 7 Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc, composer/pianist (Les Biches), born in Paris, France
  • Jan 12 Pierre Bernac, French baritone (d. 1979)
  • Jan 19 [John] Herbert Whitton Sumsion, organist/composer
  • Jan 20 Alexander Tcherepnin, composer
  • Jan 25 "Sleepy" John Estes, blues musician, born in Ripley, Tennessee (d. 1977)
  • Jan 27 Granville English, American composer, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1968)
  • Jan 28 Zilner T Randolph, jazz trumpeter/arranger