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Encyclopedia > 1900 in music

See also: 1899 in music, other events of 1900, 1901 in music and the list of 'years in music'. See also: 1898 in music, other events of 1899, 1900 in music and the list of years in music. Events April 26 - Jean Sibeliuss Symphony No. ... 1900 (MCM) is a common year starting on Monday. ... See also: 1900 in music, other events of 1901, 1902 in music and the list of years in music. Events October 27 - First complete performance of Sergei Rachmaninoffs Piano Concerto No. ... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

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Events

January 14 is the 14th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Giacomo Puccini Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (December 22, 1858 – November 29, 1924) is regarded as one of the great operatic composers of the late 19th and early 20th century. ... Tosca is an opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini to an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa, based on Victorien Sardous drama, La Tosca. ... City motto: Senatus Populusque Romanus – SPQR (The Senate and the People of Rome) Founded 21 April 753 BC mythical, 1st millennium BC Region Latium Mayor Walter Veltroni (Left-Wing Democrats) Area  - City Proper  1290 km² Population  - City (2004)  - Metropolitan  - Density (city proper) 2,823,807 almost 4,000,000 1... February 2 is the 33rd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Gustave Charpentier (June 25, 1860 - February 18, 1956) was a French composer, best known for his opera Louise. ... The Eiffel Tower has become a symbol of Paris throughout the world. ... Mary Garden (February 20, 1874 - January 3, 1967) was a popular operatic soprano in the first third of the 20th century. ... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in Leap years). ... Sir Edward Elgar Sir Edward William Elgar, 1st Baronet, OM, GCVO (2 June 1857 â€“ 23 February 1934) was an English composer, born in the small village of Lower Broadheath outside Worcester, Worcestershire, to William Elgar, a piano tuner and music dealer, and his wife Ann. ... The Dream of Gerontius, popularly called just Gerontius, is an oratorio composed by Edward Elgar (Opus 38. ... The city from above Centenary Square. ...

Published popular music

  • "Absence Makes The Heart Grow Fonder" w.m. Fred Fisher, Arthur Gillespie & Herbert Dillea
  • "The Blue And The Gray" w.m. Paul Dresser
  • "Bridge Of Sighs" w.m. James Thornton
  • "Calligan - Call Again!" w.m. Herbert Rutter & Harry Lauder
  • "Calling To Her Boy Just Once Again" w.m. Paul Dresser
  • "Creole Belles" w. George Sidney m. J. Bodewalt Lampe
  • "The Duchess Of Central Park" w. J. Cheaver Goodwin m. Maurice Levi
  • "Eyes Of Blue" m. Andrew Mack
  • "The Fatal Rose of Red" - J. Fred Helf
  • "The Flight Of The Bumble Bee" m. N. Rimsky-Korsakov
  • "A Flower From The Garden Of Life" w.m. Thurland Chattaway
  • "For Old Time's Sake" w.m. Charles K. Harris
  • "The Gladiators' Entry" m. Julius Fučík
  • "Hail To The Spirit Of Liberty" w.m. John Philip Sousa
  • "Hunky Dory" m. Abe Holzmann
  • "I Can't Tell Why I Love You But I Do" w. Will D. Cobb m. Gus Edwards
  • "I Love You, Ma Cherie" w.m. Paul Rubens
  • "I Must Have Been A-Dreamin' " w.m. Bob Cole
  • "I Need The Money" w.m. Raymond A. Browne
  • "I Won't Be an Actor No More" w.m. George M. Cohan
  • "In The House Of Too Much Trouble" w.m. Will A. Heelan & J. Fred Helf
  • "I've A Longing In My Heart For You Louise" w.m. Charles K. Harris
  • "Just Because She Made Dem Goo-Goo Eyes" w.m. John Queen & Hughie Cannon
  • "Lift Ev'ry Voice And Sing" w. James Weldon Johnson m. J. Rosamond Johnson
  • "Little Tommy Murphy" w. Matthew Woodward m. Andrew Mack
  • "A Love-Lorn Lily" w. Louis Harrison & George V. Hobart m. A. B. Sloane
  • "Ma Blushin' Rosie" w. Edgar Smith m. John Stromberg
  • "Midnight Fire-Alarm" - H.J. Lincoln
  • "My Charcoal Charmer" w. Will D. Cobb m. Gus Edwards
  • "My Drowsy Babe" w. George Totten Smith m. George A. Nichols
  • "My Sunflower Sue" w. Walter H. Ford m. John Walter Bratton
  • "Nothing Doing" w. Edgar Smith m. John Stromberg
  • "Off To Philadelphia" w. Gordon Temple m. Walter B. Haynes
  • "Oh! Wouldn't That Jar You?" w.m. Will D. Cobb
  • "The Old Flag Never Touched The Ground" w.m. James Weldon Johnson & J. Rosamond Johnson
  • "Song Of The Flea" - words by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; music Modest Moussorgsky
  • "Strike Up the Band - Here Comes a Sailor" w. Andrew B. Sterling m. Charles B. Warn
  • "The Tale Of The Kangaroo" w. Frank Pixley m. Gustave Luders
  • "Tell Me Pretty Maiden" w. Owen Hall m. Leslie Stuart
  • "That Old Sunny Window" w.m. Shelley
  • "There Are Two Sides To A Story" w.m. Will A. Heelan & J. Fred Helf
  • "Violets" w. Julian Fane m. Ellen Wright
  • "Wait" w. Charles Horwitz m. Frederick W. Bowers
  • "When Reuben Comes To Town" w. J. Cheever Goodwin m. Maurice Levi
  • "When The Birds Go North Again" w. Robert F. Roden m. Max S. Witt
  • "When The Harvest Days Are Over, Jessie Dear" w. Howard Graham m. Harry Von Tilzer
  • "Who Threw The Overalls In Mrs Murphy's Chowder?" w.m. George L. Giefer
  • "You Never Miss The Water Till The Well Runs Dry" w.m. Rowland Howard

Creole Belles, 1900 sheet music cover, from loc. ... Fred Fisher (September 30, 1875 - January 14, 1942) was a United States songwriter. ... Paul Dresser (born April 22, 1859; died January 31, 1906) was an important American songwriter in the late 19th century and early 20th century. ... People named James Thornton. ... Sir Harry Lauder, KBE (4 August 1870 - 26 February 1950) was a very famous Scottish entertainer, described by Sir Winston Churchill as Scotlands greatest ever ambassador! // Early Years Born Henry Lauder at 4 Bridge Street Portobello, the residence of his mother’s father, he was the eldest son of... Paul Dresser (born April 22, 1859; died January 31, 1906) was an important American songwriter in the late 19th century and early 20th century. ... Geoge Sidney ( October 4, 1916 - May 5, 2002) was a prolific American film director, who directed many notable films, mostly for the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer studio. ... J. Fred Helf (died 1915?) was an American composer and sheet music publisher during the early 20th century. ... This article needs cleanup. ... Charles Kassel Harris (May 1, 1867 – December 2, 1930) was a well regarded American songwriter of popular music. ... Portrait of Julius Fučík Julius Ernst Wilhelm Fučík (18 July 1872 – 15 September 1916) was a Czech composer and conductor of military bands. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... Abe Holzmann, (1874-1939) was a German/American composer, who is most famous today for his march Blaze-Away! Categories: People stubs | Composers | 1874 births | 1939 deaths ... Will D. Cobb (born July 6th, 1876 in Philadelphia - died January 20th1930 in New York) was a famous lyricist and composer. ... Gus Edwards (August 18, 1879 - November 7, 1945) was a songwriter and vaudevillian. ... Robert Bob Cole (July 11, 1861–August 2, 1911), American composer, actor, playwright, and stage producer and director. ... George M. Cohan George Michael Cohan (July 1878 – November 5, 1942) was a United States entertainer, playwright, composer, lyricist, actor, singer, dancer, director, and producer of Irish descent. ... Charles Kassel Harris (May 1, 1867 – December 2, 1930) was a well regarded American songwriter of popular music. ... African American flag Lift Evry Voice and Sing — often called the Black National Anthem — was written as a poem by James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938) and then set to music by his brother John Rosamond Johnson (1873-1954) in 1899. ... James Weldon Johnson, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1932 James Weldon Johnson (June 17, 1871 - June 26, 1938) was a leading African American author, poet, early civil rights activist, and prominent figure in the Harlem Renaissance. ... 1933 photograph of J. Rosamond Johnson by Carl Van Vechten John Rosamond Johnson (1873–1954), most often referred to as J. Rosamond Johnson, was a composer and singer during the Harlem Renaissance. ... Will D. Cobb (born July 6th, 1876 in Philadelphia - died January 20th1930 in New York) was a famous lyricist and composer. ... Gus Edwards (August 18, 1879 - November 7, 1945) was a songwriter and vaudevillian. ... Will D. Cobb (born July 6th, 1876 in Philadelphia - died January 20th1930 in New York) was a famous lyricist and composer. ... James Weldon Johnson, photographed by Carl Van Vechten, 1932 James Weldon Johnson (June 17, 1871 - June 26, 1938) was a leading African American author, poet, early civil rights activist, and prominent figure in the Harlem Renaissance. ... 1933 photograph of J. Rosamond Johnson by Carl Van Vechten John Rosamond Johnson (1873–1954), most often referred to as J. Rosamond Johnson, was a composer and singer during the Harlem Renaissance. ... Johann Wolfgang von Goethe â–¶(?) (IPA: ) (28 August 1749 – 22 March 1832) was a German novelist, dramatist, poet, humanist, scientist, philosopher, and for ten years chief minister of state at Weimar. ... Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (Моде́ст Петро́вич Му́соргский) (March 21, 1839 – March 28, 1881; sometimes spelt Modeste Moussorgsky), was an innovative Russian composer famed for his colourful, exotic, and lush orchestral pieces dedicated to various subjects of medieval Russian history. ... Andrew B. Sterling, born on August 26, 1874 in New York City is famous lyricist. ... Leslie Stuart (1864-1928) was an English composer of early musical theatre, best known for the hit show Florodora (1899). ... Harry Von Tilzer (July 8, 1872 - January 10, 1946) was a very popular United States songwriter. ...

Recorded popular music

  • "American Patrol" Sousa's Band
  • "A Bird In A Gilded Cage" Harry Macdonough
  • "Doan Ye Cry, Mah Honey" S. H. Dudley
  • "The Duchess Of Central Park" Harry Macdonough
  • "For Old Time's Sake" Will F. Denny
  • "Just Because She Made Dem Goo-Goo Eyes" Dan W. Quinn
  • "Lead, Kindly Light" Haydn Quartette
  • "A Love-Lorn Lily" Harry Macdonough
  • "Ma Blushin' Rosie" Albert C. Campbell
  • "My Sunflower Sue" Arthur Collins with The Metropolitan Orchestra
  • "O! That We Two Were Maying" Harry Macdonough & Florence Hayward
  • "Strike Up the Band - Here Comes A Sailor" Dan W. Quinn
  • "Tell Me Pretty Maiden" Lyric Theatre Chorus p. Paul Rubens
  • "When Reuben Comes To Town" Dan W. Quinn
  • "When You Were Sweet Sixteen" Jere Mahoney
  • "Where The Sweet Magnolias Grow" Haydn Quartette

Although virtually forgotten today, at the start of the Twentieth Century The Haydn Quartet were undisputed kings of the Barbershop sound. ... 1903 Im A Jonah Man (w. ... Lyric Theatre is a common name for performing-arts houses, including: Australia Lyric Theatre Brisbane, Queensland Lyric Theatre, Sydney, New South Wales U.S. Lyric Theatre in Kansas City, Missouri. ... Pieter Pauwel (Peter Paul) Rubens (June 28, 1577 - May 30, 1640) was a Flemish baroque painter. ...

Classical music

Joseph Charles Holbrooke (b. ... Josef Rheinberger - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Josef Suk (January 4, 1874 - May 29, 1935) was a Czech composer and violinist. ...

Opera

This article does not cite its references or sources. ... Gustave Charpentier (June 25, 1860 - February 18, 1956) was a French composer, best known for his opera Louise. ... Louise is an opera by Gustave Charpentier, with libretto by the composer. ... César Antonovitch Cui (Russian: Цезарь Антонович Кюи) (January 6/18, 1835 – March 13, 1918) was a Russian composer and music critic of French and Lithuanian descent. ... Feast in Time of Plague (Пир во время чумы in Cyrillic, Pir vo vremja čumy in transliteration) is an opera (literally labeled dramatic scenes) in one act by César Cui, composed in 1900. ... August Enna (1859 - August 3, 1939), was a Danish composer, known mainly for his operas. ... Ruggiero Leoncavallo (March 8, 1857 - August 9, 1919) was an Italian opera composer. ...

Musical theater

  • The Casino Girl
  • Chris And The Wonderful Lamp Broadway production
  • Fiddle-Dee-Dee Broadway production
  • Floradora Broadway production
  • Giddy Throng Broadway production
  • The Messenger Boy London production opened at the Gaiety Theatre on February 3 and ran for 429 performances
  • Miss Prinnt Broadway production
  • The Policy Players
  • The Rogers Brothers In Central Park Broadway production
  • San Toy Broadway production
  • Sons Of Ham
  • Véronique Vienna production

Musical theater (or theatre) is a form of theatre combining music, songs, dance, and spoken dialogue. ... Floradora, also called Keyword, was a doubly-enciphered diplomatic code used by the Germans during the Second World War. ... West End is the name of some places in the world, including: The West End of London, England West End Theatre, is where many of Londons major theatres are located and premier cinema screenings take place. ... The Gaiety Theatre is a drama theatre on South King Street in Dublin, Ireland. ... February 3 is the 34th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... San Toy is a musical comedy dating from the late Victorian era . ...

Births

January 1 is the first day of the calendar year in both the Julian and Gregorian calendars. ... Xavier Cugat (1 January 1900 - 27 October 1990) was a Catalan-Cuban bandleader who many consider to have had more to do with the infusion of Latin music into United States popular music than any other musician. ... This article is about the year. ... February 13 is the 44th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Joseph Matthews Manone, much better known as Wingy Manone (13 February 1900 - 9 July 1982) was a jazz trumpeter, singer, and bandleader. ... March 2 is the 61st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (62nd in leap years). ... Kurt Weill, a photo taken in Salzburg, Austria, 1934 Kurt Julian Weill (March 2, 1900 – April 3, 1950), born in Dessau, Germany and died in New York, was a German composer active from the 1920s until his death. ... 1950 (MCML) was a common year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... March 10 is the 69th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (70th in Leap years). ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... May 28 is the 148th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (149th in leap years). ... Tommy (Thomas J.) Ladnier (May 28, 1900 - June 4, 1939) was an American jazz trumpeter. ... June 8 is the 159th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (160th in leap years), with 206 days remaining. ... George Antheil (June 8, 1900 – February 12, 1959) was an American composer and pianist of Polish descent. ... June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... Paul Mares (June 15, 1900 - August 18, 1949), was an early jazz cornet & trumpet player, and leader of the New Orleans Rhythm Kings. ... June 24 is the 175th day of the year (176th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 190 days remaining. ... Gene Austin (June 24, 1900 - January 24, 1972) was a United States singer and songwriter. ... July 10 is the 191st day (192nd in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 174 days remaining. ... Evelyn Laye, OBE (July 10, 1900 - February 17, 1996) was a British theatre actress. ... Mitchell Parish (July 10, 1900 – March 31, 1993) was a Jewish-American lyricist. ... July 13 is the 194th day (195th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 171 days remaining. ... George Lewis born 13 July 1900 died 31 December 1969 was a jazz clarinetist who achieved his greatest fame and influence in his later decades of life. ... July 29 is the 210th day (211th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 155 days remaining. ... Donald Matthew Redman (July 29, 1900 - November 30, 1964) was a jazz musician, arranger, and composer. ... August 2 is the 214th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (215th in leap years), with 151 days remaining. ... Helen Morgan was an born 2 August 1900 in rural Danville, Illinois. ... August 8 is the 220th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (221st in leap years), with 145 days remaining. ... Lucius Venable (Lucky) Millinder (August 8, 1900 – September 28, 1966) was an American rhythm and blues and swing bandleader and singer. ... August 23 is the 235th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (236th in leap years), with 130 days remaining. ... Ernst KÅ™enek (August 23, 1900 - December 22, 1991) was an Austrian-born composer; throughout his life he insisted that his name be written Krenek rather than KÅ™enek, and that it should be pronounced as a German word. ... October 9 is the 282nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (283rd in Leap years). ... Although Elmer Snowden, born in Baltimore October 9, 1900, was one of the most talented banjo players of the jazz age, he also played guitar and, in the early stages of his career, all the reed instruments. ... November 14 is the 318th day of the year (319th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 47 days remaining. ... Aaron Copland Aaron Copland (November 14, 1900 – December 2, 1990) was an American composer of concert and film music. ... November 25 is the 329th (in leap years the 330th) day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Arthur Schwartz (November 25, 1900 - September 3, 1984) was an American composer of popular music. ... December 12 is the 346th day (347th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Sammy Davis, Sr. ... December 14 is the 348th day of the year (349th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Juan DArienzo ( 1900- 1976) was known as El Rey del Compas (King of the Beat). ... December 29 is the 363rd day of the year (364th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 2 days remaining. ... The career of music critic Bernard H. Haggin (December 29, 1900 - May 28, 1987), better known as B.H. Haggin, spanned nearly the entire 20th century. ...

Deaths


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