February 1901 in Music

Events in Music

  • Feb 25 George Cohan's musical "Governor's Son" premieres in NYC

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 2 Jascha Heifetz, US violin virtuoso (Carnegie Hall), born in Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Feb 16 Wayne King, Savannah Ill, saxophonist/bandleader (Waltz King)
  • Feb 25 Federico Ghisi, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 7 Benjamin Edward Woolf, composer, dies at 64
  • Feb 14 Edward John Hopkins, English organist and composer, dies at 82
  • Feb 17 Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, composer, dies at 38
  • Feb 25 Jose Rogel, Spanish composer, dies at 71