October 1905 in Music

Events in Music

  • Oct 1 František Pavlík is killed in a demonstration in Prague, inspiring Leoš Janáček to the piano composition 1. X. 1905.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Oct 15 Claude Debussy's "La Mer" premieres

Composer Claude Debussy
Composer
Claude Debussy

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 4 Leon Orthel, Dutch composer, born in Roosendaal (d. 1985)
  • Oct 4 Rene Defossez, composer
  • Oct 9 May Moxon, dance producer
  • Oct 15 Alexey Kozlovsky, composer
  • Oct 15 Dag Ivar Wiren, composer
  • Oct 15 Edna Deanne Fuelling, dancer choreographer/drama teacher
  • Oct 22 Joseph Kosma, composer
  • Oct 23 Alexander Shamil'yevich Melik-Pashayev, composer
  • Oct 24 Elizabeth Poston, composer
  • Oct 30 Christian Darnton, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 21 Jose Teodor Vilar, composer, dies at 69