July 1914 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jul 28 Foxtrot 1st danced at New Amsterdam Roof Garden, in NYC, by Harry Fox

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 2 Frederick Fennell, conductor (Time & Winds), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Jul 6 Jens Rohiner, composer
  • Jul 7 Cor de Groot, pianist/conductor/composer (Old-Dutch Suite)
  • Jul 7 Serafim Sergeyevich Tulikov, composer
  • Jul 8 Billy Eckstine, jazz singer (Tenderly, A Fool in Love), born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Jul 11 Ahti Sonninen, composer
  • Jul 18 Herbert Collum, composer
  • Jul 19 Josef Palenicek, composer
  • Jul 22 Cecil Effinger, composer
  • Jul 24 Riccardo Malipiero, composer
  • Jul 26 Ralph Hunsecker Blane, songwriter
  • Jul 26 Erskine Hawkins, American musician and bandleader (d. 1993)
  • Jul 28 Carmen Dragon, American composer (d. 1984)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 20 Leo van Gheluwe, composer, dies at 76