October 1925 in Music

Events in Music

  • Oct 15 Willem Landre's opera "Beatrice" premieres in The Hague

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 2 Alois Pinos, Czech composer, born in Vyskov (d. 2008)
  • Oct 12 Guitar Gabriel [Robert Lewis Jones], American blues singer and guitarist, born in Decatur, Georgia (d. 1996)
  • Oct 13 Gustav Winckler, Danish singer (d. 1979)
  • Oct 15 Mickey Baker, guitar player ("Love is strange"), born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 2012)
  • Oct 18 Wim van Gennep, Dutch singer/keyboardist (Heikrekels)
  • Oct 20 Herman Roelstraete, composer
  • Oct 22 Dory Previn [Dorothy Veronica Langan], singer-songwriter (Mythical Kings and Iguanas), born in Woodbridge, New Jersey, (d. 2012)
  • Oct 23 Manos Hadjidakis, Greek composer/conductor (Never on Sunday)
  • Oct 24 Luciano Berio, Oneglia Italy, composer (Chemins)
  • Oct 29 Zoot Sims, jazz saxophonist, born in Inglewood, California
  • Oct 30 Teo Macero [Attilio Joseph Macero], American composer, born in Glens Falls, New York

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 7 Hubert Main, American hymn composer, dies at 86
  • Oct 23 Vyacheslav Gavrilovich Karatigin, composer, dies at 50
  • Oct 27 Wilhelm Gericke, composer, dies at 80