Today in Music Teacher History

Birthdays in Music

  • 1776-06-01 John George Schetky, American violoncellist, music teacher and composer, born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1831)
  • 1826-08-27 Hermann Kipper, music teacher/critic/composer
  • 1886-03-03 R O Morris [Reginald Owen], British composer and music teacher, born in York, England (d. 1948)
  • 1898-10-17 Shinichi Suzuki, Japanese music teacher (Suzuki Method), born in Nagoya, Japan (d. 1998)
  • 1907-04-11 William Henry Swinburne, music teacher
  • 1928-08-28 James Wild, music teacher
  • 1936-01-09 Peter Fletcher, music teacher

Weddings in Music


HeartWedding of Interest

1853-10-20 23rd US President Benjamin Harrison (20) weds music teacher Caroline Scott (21)

23rd US President Benjamin Harrison
23rd US President
Benjamin Harrison

Deaths in Music

  • 1831-12-11 John George Schetky, American violoncellist, music teacher and composer, dies at 55
  • 1948-12-14 R O Morris [Reginald Owen], British composer and music teacher, dies at 62
  • 1994-10-16 William Henry Swinburne, music teacher, dies at 87
  • 1996-05-21 Peter Fletcher, music teacher, dies at 60
  • 1996-10-16 James Wild, music teacher, dies at 68
  • 1998-01-26 Shinichi Suzuki, Japanese music teacher (Suzuki Method), dies at 99