On This Day

September 1910 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Sep 12 Gustav Mahler's 8th Symphony premieres in Munich with 1028 musicians

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 2 Bruce Boyce, singer/teacher
  • Sep 3 Dorothy Maynor, American soprano and founder (Harlem School of Arts), born in Norfolk, Virginia (d. 1996)
  • Sep 14 Lehman Engel, American conductor and composer (Streetcar Named Desire), born in Jackson, Mississippi (d. 1982)
  • Sep 18 Josef Tal, Israeli composer (Israeli art music), born in Pinne, German Poland (d. 2008)
  • Sep 18 Leon Stein, American composer, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2002)
  • Sep 19 Arthur Mullard, English actor, comedian and singer (Romany Jones), born in London (d. 1995)
  • Sep 22 Klement Slavicky, Czech composer (Siymfonietta No. 4 - Pax hominibus in universo orbi), born in Tovačov, Moravia (d. 1999)
  • Sep 23 Soulima Stravinsky, Swiss-American pianist and composer (Igor Stravinsky's son), born in Lausanne, Switzerland (d. 1994)
  • Sep 24 Frank Pelleg [Pollack], Czech-Israeli harpsichordist, pianist, conductor and educator, born in Prague, Austria-Hungary (d. 1968)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 5 Franz Xaver Haberl, German priest and musicologist (Magister choralis), dies at 70
  • Sep 5 Julian Edwards, American composer, dies at 54
  • Sep 24 Rudolf Dellinger, German Bohemian composer, dies at 53