November 1904 in Music

Events in Music


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Nov 7 Broadway musical "Little Johnny Jones" written by George M. Cohan, featuring the song "Yankee Doodle Dandy" opens in New York

Composer, Actor, Singer and Producer George M. Cohan
Composer, Actor, Singer and Producer
George M. Cohan
  • Nov 17 George Cohan's musical "Little Johnny Jones" premieres in NYC

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 3 Gideon Fagan, composer
  • Nov 3 Janis Kalnins, composer
  • Nov 14 Alexey Semyonovich Zhivotov, composer
  • Nov 14 Dick Powell [Richard Ewing Powell], American singer, actor, producer and director (Cry Danger, Dick Powell Theater), born in Mountain View, Arkansas (d. 1963)
  • Nov 15 Tilly Losch, Austrian dancer and actress (Duel in the Sun, Garden of Allah), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1975)
  • Nov 16 Eddie Condon, American jazz guitarist (Eddie Condon's Floor Show), born in Goodland, Indiana (d. 1973)
  • Nov 18 Guido Santorsola, composer
  • Nov 21 Coleman Hawkins, virtually created tenor saxophone for jazz, born in St. Joseph, Missouri (d. 1969)
  • Nov 25 Herbert Reynolds Inch, American composer and teacher, born in Missoula, Montana (d. 1988)
  • Nov 25 Toni Ortelli, Italian composer and alpinist (d. 2000)
  • Nov 29 Piet Ketting, pianist/conductor/composer (Glorify Kokila)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 3 Gaston Henri Charles Antoine Serpette, composer, dies at 57
  • Nov 30 Aldine Silliman Kieffer, American composer, dies at 64