August 1910 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 1 Walter Scharf, American film composer, born in Manhattan, New York (d. 2003)
  • Aug 4 William Schuman, American composer (Amer Festival Overture, Juilliard), born in NYC, New York (d. 1992)
  • Aug 6 Friedrich Schroder, composer
  • Aug 12 Heinrich Sutermeister, Swiss composer (Romeo & Juliet)
  • Aug 14 Pierre Schaeffer, French engineer/composer
  • Aug 15 Hugo Winterhalter, composer
  • Aug 17 Eric Aaltonen, composer
  • Aug 18 Herman Berlinski, composer
  • Aug 24 Bernhard Heiden, German-American composer, born in Frankfurt, Germany (d. 2000)
  • Aug 29 Robert Pineda-Duque, composer, born in El Santuario, Colombia (d. 1977)

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 5 Wojciech Gawronski, Polish composer, dies at 42
  • Aug 16 Charles Lenepveu, French composer, dies at 69
  • Aug 20 Arthur Coquard, French composer, dies at 64
  • Aug 31 Emils Darzins, composer, dies at 34