November 1900 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 4 Luigi Lucioni, Italian, landscape painter (opera stars)
  • Nov 7 Efrem Kurtz, Russian conductor (Houston Symph 1948-54), born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1995)
  • Nov 8 Georges Lonque, composer
  • Nov 8 Mihailo Vukdragovic, composer

Person of interestAaron Copland

Nov 14 Aaron Copland, American composer (Billy the Kid, Appalachian Spring) (d. 1990), born in Brooklyn, New York

Composer Aaron Copland
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Aaron Copland
  • Nov 22 Hugo Godron, Dutch composer, born in Amsterdam (d. 1971)
  • Nov 24 Cornelius Kee, composer
  • Nov 25 Arthur Schwartz, composer (Girl from Paris, Excuse my Dust)
  • Nov 27 Leon Barzin, conductor (NY City Ballet 1948-58), born in Brussels, Belgium
  • Nov 27 Robert Blum, Swiss composer, born in Zurich (d. 1994)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 22 Arthur Sullivan, English operatic composer (Mikado, Pirates of Penzance), dies at 58