November 1909 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 4 Opera "Il Segreto di Susanna" is produced (Munich)

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 1 Bruno Bjelinski, composer
  • Nov 6 Heinz Rottger, German composer, born in Herford, Germany (d. 1977)
  • Nov 6 Henk Bijvanck, Dutch composer, born in Kudus, Java (d. 1969)
  • Nov 8 Alberto Erede, Italian conductor

Person of interestJohnny Mercer

Nov 18 Johnny Mercer, American lyricist (Moon River, Old Black Magic), born in Savannah, Georgia (d. 1976)

Songwriter Johnny Mercer
Songwriter
Johnny Mercer
  • Nov 24 Hans Melchior Brugk, composer
  • Nov 30 Robert Nighthawk, American musician (d. 1967)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 8 Charles Bordes, composer, dies at 46
  • Nov 8 Eduard de Hartog, composer, dies at 80
  • Nov 10 Ludvig Schytte, Danish composer, dies at 61
  • Nov 16 Francis Thome, composer, dies at 59