June 1900 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 2 David Wynne, Welsh composer (Owain ab Urien), born in Penderyn (d. 1983)
  • Jun 9 Fred Waring, American musician and conductor (name behind the Waring Blender), born in Tyronne, Pennsylvania (d. 1984)
  • Jun 12 Amadeo Roldán, Cuban composer and violinist, born in Paris (d. 1939)
  • Jun 15 Otto Clarence Luening, composer (Sonority Canon), born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Jun 15 Paul J Mares, American jazz trumpetist/composer (Farewell blues)
  • Jun 17 Hermann Reuter, German composer, born in Stuttgart (d. 1985)
  • Jun 20 Ernest White, composer
  • Jun 21 Gunnar Ek, Swedish composer and musician, born in Asarum Blekinge (d. 1981)
  • Jun 22 Jennie Tourel, mezzo-soprano (Met Opera 1943-47), born in St Petersburg, Russia

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 11 Charles Swinnerton Heap, English composer, dies at 53
  • Jun 21 Polibo Fumagalli, Italian composer, dies at 69