August 1907 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 3 Lawrence Brown, US trombonist (Duke Ellington Orchestra)
  • Aug 5 Ernestine "Tiny" Davis, jazz vocalist/trumpeter
  • Aug 8 Benny Carter, American musician and composer (Easy Money, King Carter), born in NYC, New York
  • Aug 14 Stanley Adams, songwriter
  • Aug 16 Alexander Uriah Boskovich, Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Israeli composer
  • Aug 17 Marian Viktorovich Koval, composer
  • Aug 18 Enoch Light, orchestra leader (Gulf Road Show with Bob Smith), born in Canton, Ohio
  • Aug 18 Howard Swanson, composer
  • Aug 18 Otto Mortensen, composer
  • Aug 19 Zygmunt Mycielsky, composer
  • Aug 20 Anatole Fistoulari, conductor

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 5 Gentil T Antheunis, Flemish poet/music/composer, dies at 66
  • Aug 15 Joseph Joachim, German violinist/composer, dies at 76