January 8, 1926 in Music

Day of the Week: Friday

Birthdays in Music

  • Evelyn Lear, [Shulman], soprano, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 2012)
  • Jani Christou, composer
  • Kelucharan Mohapatra, Indian Odissi dancer (d. 2004)

Deaths in Music

  • Emile Paladilhe, composer, dies at 81