January 1913 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 2 Gardner Read, composer, born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Jan 9 Lavad "Dr Hepcat" Durst, vocal/piano
  • Jan 10 Haywood Frank Henry, sax player
  • Jan 15 Miriam Hyde, Australian composer (d. 2005)
  • Jan 22 Verdina Shlonsky, composer
  • Jan 24 Norman Dello Joio, [Dello Ioio], American composer, born in NYC, New York
  • Jan 26 Jimmy Van Heusen [Edward Chester Babcock], American composer and songwriter (All the Way, Love & Marriage), born in Syracuse, New York (d. 1990)
  • Jan 27 Milton Adolphus, composer
  • Jan 27 Valery Viktorovich Zhelobinsky, composer
  • Jan 28 Jan Masseus, Dutch composer, born in Rotterdam (d. 1999)
  • Jan 31 Hector Iglesias Villoud, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 17 Carl Baermann, German composer, dies at 73
  • Jan 19 David Emlyn Evans, British composer, dies at 69
  • Jan 24 Gustav Luders, composer, dies at 47