October 1915 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 2 Robert Russell "Chubby" Wise, musician
  • Oct 6 Edgardo Martin, composer
  • Oct 7 Roman Padlewski, composer
  • Oct 19 Farid al-Atrash [El-Atrache], Syrian composer, musician, virtuoso oud player, and actor (Akher kedba), born in Jebel Ed-Druz, Southern Syria (d. 1974)
  • Oct 20 Giora Schuster, composer
  • Oct 24 Jean Vallerand, composer
  • Oct 26 Golfredo Corradetti, conductor
  • Oct 30 Pierre Wissmer, Swiss composer (Capitaine Bruno)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 2 Russell Alexander, composer, dies at 38
  • Oct 5 Jose Maria Usandizaga, composer, dies at 28
  • Oct 5 Otto Valdemar Malling, composer, dies at 67
  • Oct 7 Samuel Prowse Warren, composer, dies at 74