On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1911

  • Jan 9 Edwin Arthur Jones, American composer (Song of our Saviour), dies at 57
  • Jan 15 Wilhelm Berger, German composer, pianist and conductor, dies at 49
  • Jan 24 Carl Eilhardt, German composer and conductor, dies at 67
  • Feb 20 Alexander Alexandrovich Kopilov, composer, dies at 56
  • Feb 20 Peter Nicolai von Wilm, composer, dies at 76
  • Mar 20 Jean-Theodore Radoux, Belgian composer, dies at 75
  • Mar 29 Felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer, dies at 74
  • Apr 10 Mikalojus Konstantinas Ciurlionis, composer, dies at 35
  • May 18 Gustav Mahler, Austrian composer & conductor (Children's Death Songs), dies of heart disease at 50
  • Jun 14 Johan Severin Svendsen, composer, dies at 70
  • Jun 18 Franjo Ksaver Kuhač, Croatian composer who collected and published 1,600 folk songs, dies at 76
  • Jul 2 Felix Mottl, Austrian conductor and composer (Agnes Bernauer), dies at 54
  • Jul 25 Filippo Capocci, composer, dies at 71
  • Aug 10 Carl Lumbye, Danish composer, dies at 70
  • Aug 16 Karl Munzinger, composer, dies at 68
  • Oct 5 Charles Malherbe, French violinist and composer, dies at 58
  • Nov 3 Salvador Giner y Vidal, composer, dies at 79
  • Nov 9 Edmund Schücker, Austrian composer, dies at 50
  • Dec 11 Thomas Ball, American sculptor, painter and musician, dies at 92
  • Dec 18 Alberto Randegger, Italian composer, dies at 79
  • Dec 23 Karl Hoschna, Tin Pan Alley-era composer (Every Little Movement), dies at 34