Deaths in Music in 1906

  • Jan 1 Joseph Miroslav Weber, Czech composer, dies at 51
  • Feb 25 Anton Arensky, Russian composer and conductor, dies of tuberculosis at 44
  • Feb 26 Manuel Fernandez Caballero, Spanish composer, dies at 70
  • Mar 22 Martin Wegelius, Finnish musicologist and composer, dies at 59
  • Apr 25 John Knowles Paine, US composer, dies at 67
  • May 30 William Yeates Hurlstone, composer, dies at 30
  • Jun 8 Christian Frederik Emil Horneman, composer, dies at 65
  • Jun 26 Alexander Muir, Canadian composer (The Maple Leaf Forever), dies at 76
  • Jul 12 Henrique Alves de Mesquita, composer, dies at 70
  • Jul 29 Alexandre Luigini, French composer, dies at 56
  • Sep 2 Guiseppe Giacosa, Italian screenwriter (libretti opera Puccini), dies
  • Sep 13 Georg Jacobi, composer, dies at 66
  • Dec 21 Adalbert von Goldschmidt, Austrian composer, dies at 58