Deaths in Music in 1901

  • Jan 11 Vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov, composer, dies at 34
  • Jan 13 Carlo Angeloni, composer, dies at 66
  • Jan 16 Jules Barbier, French opera librettist (b. 1825)
  • Jan 24 Simon Hassler, composer, dies at 68

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Jan 27 Giuseppe Verdi, Italian composer, dies at 77

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  • Feb 7 Benjamin Edward Woolf, composer, dies at 64
  • Feb 14 Edward John Hopkins, English organist and composer, dies at 82
  • Feb 17 Ethelbert Woodbridge Nevin, composer, dies at 38
  • Feb 25 Jose Rogel, Spanish composer, dies at 71
  • Mar 8 Peter Benoit, Flemish composer/conductor (High Mass), dies at 66
  • Mar 10 Vasily Georgiyevich Wrangell, composer, dies at 38
  • Mar 31 John Stainer, British composer (The Crucifixion), dies at 60
  • Apr 3 Richard D'Oyly Carte, promotor (Gilbert & Sullivan operas), dies
  • Apr 11 Ivar Christian Hallstrom, composer, dies at 74
  • Apr 27 Richard Redhead, composer, dies at 81
  • Jun 23 Charles Kensington Salaman, composer, dies at 87
  • Jul 17 John Farmer, English composer, dies at 64
  • Jul 18 Alfredo Carlo Piatti, composer, dies at 79
  • Aug 17 Edmond Audran, composer, dies at 61
  • Aug 18 Richard Kleinmichel, composer, dies at 54
  • Aug 22 Gunnar Wennerberg, composer, dies at 83
  • Oct 24 Paul Henrion, composer, dies at 82
  • Nov 6 Bohdan Borkowski, Polish composer, dies at 48
  • Nov 11 Antonio Zamara, composer, dies at 72
  • Nov 25 Josef Gabriel Rheinberger, German composer/music theorist, dies at 62
  • Dec 15 Elias Alvares Lobo, composer, dies at 67