On This Day

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, pianist/teacher
  • Dec 7 Daniel Jones, Welsh composer, born in Pembroke, Wales (d. 1993)
  • Dec 25 Leighton Noble, singer/bandleader
  • Dec 25 Werner Fussan, composer
  • Dec 29 Peggy Glanville-Hicks, Australian composer (Triad), born in Melbourne, Victoria (d. 1990)