On This Day

October 1921 in Music

Events in Music

  • Oct 23 Leos Janacek's opera "Kat'a Kabanova" premieres in Brno

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 13 Harper MacKay, American orchestra leader (NBC Follies), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1995)
  • Oct 21 Jarmil Burghauser, composer
  • Oct 21 Malcolm Arnold, Northampton England, composer (Bridge over River Kwai)
  • Oct 27 Anestis Logothetis, Austrian composer, born in Burgas, Bulgaria (d. 1994)