November 1901 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 20 Opera "Grisélidis" is produced (Paris)
  • Nov 21 Richard Strauss' opera "Feuersnot" premieres in Dresden
  • Nov 28 Gustav Mahler's 4th Symphony in G premieres

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 8 Szymon Laks, Polish composer (head of prisoners orchestra at Auschwitz), born in Warsaw (d. 1983)
  • Nov 14 Morton Downey, Wallingford Ct, singer (Star of the Family)
  • Nov 17 Max Zehnder, Swiss composer, born in Turgi (d. 1972)
  • Nov 17 Raymond Chevreuille, Belgian composer
  • Nov 22 Joaquin Rodrigo, Sagunto Spain, composer
  • Nov 25 Tibor Serly, Losonc Hungary, violinist/composer (American Elegy)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 6 Bohdan Borkowski, Polish composer, dies at 48
  • Nov 11 Antonio Zamara, composer, dies at 72
  • Nov 25 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62