February 1916 in Music

Events in Music

  • Feb 11 Baltimore Symphony Orchestra presents its 1st concert
  • Feb 17 Romberg/Hanley/Atteridge/Smith's musical premieres in NYC

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 4 David Vassall Cox, composer
  • Feb 12 Karl Hubert Rudolf Schiske, Austrian composer (Vom Tode)
  • Feb 14 Wawrzyniec Zulawski, Polish composer (d. 1957)
  • Feb 16 Bill Doggett [William Ballard Doggett], American jazz and blues musician (Honky Tonk), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1996)
  • Feb 20 Julius Juzeliunas, composer
  • Feb 23 Martindale Sidwell, organist/conductor
  • Feb 26 Mordecai Seter, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 1 Anton Simon, Russian composer, dies at 65
  • Feb 9 Hynek Ignac Frantisek Vojacek, composer, dies at 90
  • Feb 15 Nikolay Nikolayevich Lodizhensky, composer, dies at 73
  • Feb 23 George Martin, English composer and organist, dies at 71
  • Feb 29 Edward H J Keurvels, Flemish conductor/composer (Parisina), dies at 62