December 1912 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Dec 12 Rudolf Friml and Otto Harbach's musical "Firefly" premieres in New York City

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 1 Terence Beckles, English pianist and teacher, born in Bushey, England (d. 1995)
  • Dec 7 Daniel Jones, Welsh composer, born in Pembroke, Wales (d. 1993)
  • Dec 25 Leighton Noble [Faye Leighton Jepson], American big band singer, bandleader, and TV host (d. 1994)
  • Dec 25 Werner Fussan, German composer (Heiteres Aquarium) and educator, born Plauen, Germany (d. 1986)
  • Dec 29 Peggy Glanville-Hicks, Australian composer (Triad), born in Melbourne, Victoria (d. 1990)