December 1903 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 8 Zoltan Szekely, composer
  • Dec 13 Carlos Montoya, guitarist (Suite Flamenco 1966), born in Madrid, Spain
  • Dec 17 Ray Noble, English bandleader, comedian and actor (The Very Thought of You), born in Brighton, Sussex, England (d. 1978)
  • Dec 22 Marc Lavry, Israeli composer, born in Riga, Latvia (d. 1967)
  • Dec 25 Antiochos Evanghelatos, composer
  • Dec 28 Earl "Fatha" Hines, American jazz pianist and bandleader (Deep Forest), born in Duquesne, Pennsylvania (d. 1983)
  • Dec 29 Clyde McCoy, jazz trumpeter/bandleader

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 2 Victor Roger, composer, dies at 50
  • Dec 6 Frederick Grant Gleason, composer, dies at 54
  • Dec 20 Gavriil Musicescu, composer, dies at 56