August 1908 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 1 Miloslav Kabelac, composer
  • Aug 4 Kurt Eichhorn, conductor
  • Aug 6 George Singer, composer
  • Aug 6 Svend Erik Tarp, composer
  • Aug 17 Kurt Hessenberg, composer
  • Aug 18 Milan Ristic, composer
  • Aug 30 Willie Bryant, singer (Sugar Hill Times), born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Aug 31 Peter Conrad Baden, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 13 Ira D. Sankey, American evangelist, composer and singer (Gospel Hymns), dies at 67
  • Aug 20 Louis Varney, composer, dies at 64