November 1919 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 5 Ir à Steringa Idzerda begins hosting "soirée-musical" on Dutch radio
  • Nov 6 1st Dutch radio program: Soirée Musicale with "Turf in you(r) ransel"
  • Nov 18 H Tierney & J McCarthy's musical "Irene" premieres in NYC

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 14 Lisa Otto, German soprano
  • Nov 16 Udo Kasemets, composer
  • Nov 17 Hershy Kay, composer/arranger (Olympic Hymn), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Nov 20 John McCarthy, composer
  • Nov 23 Claudio Santoro, composer
  • Nov 27 Siegfried Naumann, composer
  • Nov 29 Pearl Primus, Trinidad-born American dancer (popularized African dance), born in Port of Spain (d. 1994)