February 1919 in Music

Events in Music

  • Feb 3 Herbert and Blossom's musical "Velvet Lady" premieres in New York City

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 2 Lisa Debeljevic-della Casa, Swiss vocalist
  • Feb 8 Buddy Morrow, orchestra leader (Jimmie Rodgers Show)
  • Feb 13 Joan Edwards, American vocalist (Joan Edwards Show), born in NYC, New York
  • Feb 13 Tennessee Ernie Ford, country music singer and actor (Sixteen Tons), born in Bristol, Tennessee (d. 1991)
  • Feb 22 Jiří Pauer, Czech composer, born in Libušín (d. 2007)
  • Feb 26 Luc-Andre Marcel, composer
  • Feb 27 Roman Haubenstock-Ramati, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 2 Xavier Henry Napoleon Leroux, French composer, dies at 55
  • Feb 21 Giovanni Bolzoni, composer, dies at 77
  • Feb 24 Josephine McGill, composer, dies at 41