September 1921 in Music

Events in Music

  • Sep 22 Music Box Theater opens at 239 W 45th St NYC

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 1 Matt Higgins Doran, composer
  • Sep 3 Thurston Dart, English harpsichordist and conductor (d. 1971)
  • Sep 7 Arthur Ferrante, American pianist/composer (Ferrante & Teicher - Exodus)
  • Sep 8 Hans Ulrich Engelmann, German composer (Ophelia)
  • Sep 8 Harry Secombe, Welsh actor, comedian, singer and goon (The Goon Show, Oliver!), born in Swansea, Wales (d. 2001)
  • Sep 9 Andrzej Dobrowolski, composer
  • Sep 15 Jan Frank Fischer, composer
  • Sep 16 Fritz Geissler, composer
  • Sep 16 John Hendricks, lyricist singer (Lambert, Hendricks & Ross)
  • Sep 19 Billy Ward, US songwriter/singer/pianist/arranger (Dominoes)
  • Sep 24 Leonard Lopes-Salzedo, British composer, born in London, England
  • Sep 28 Ilhan Usmanbas, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 27 Engelbert Humperdinck, German opera composer (SHänsel und Gretel), dies at 67