Composers in History (Part 8)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 7,002

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 701 - 800 of 5,139

  • 1778-02-15 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, composer, dies at 80
  • 1778-03-05 Thomas A Arne, English composer (Alfred, Rule Britannia), dies at 67
  • 1778-04-07 Johann Balthasar Kehl, composer, dies at 52
  • 1778-06-07 Johann Georg Zechner, composer, dies at 62
  • 1778-06-26 Angelo Antonio Caroli, composer, dies at 77
  • 1778-07-02 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, composer, dies at 66
  • 1778-07-03 Jean-Jacques Rousseau, French writer/composer (Pygmalion), dies
  • 1778-07-28 Arvid Niclas Hopken, composer, dies at 68
  • 1778-08-05 Thomas Linley the younger, English composer and musician "English Mozart", dies at 22
  • 1778-11-26 Jean-Noel Hamal, composer, dies at 68
  • 1779-02-02 Georg Philipp Kress, composer, dies at 59
  • 1779-02-07 William Boyce, English organist/composer (Cathedral Music), dies from gout at 69
  • 1779-04-06 Tommaso MFS Traetta, Italian opera composer (Farnace), dies at 52
  • 1779-10-28 Raphael Weiss, German composer and priest, dies at 66
  • 1779-12-15 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, composer, dies at 62
  • 1779-12-28 Gennaro Manna, composer, dies at 64
  • 1780-01-02 Johann Ludwig Krebs, composer, dies at 66
  • 1780-01-10 Francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82
  • 1780-04-21 Ferdinand Zellbell the younger, Swedish composer, co-founder of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music, dies at 60
  • 1780-08-19 Bernhard Haltenberger, composer, dies at 32
  • 1781-01-22 Johann Siebenkas, composer, dies at 66
  • 1781-02-04 Josef Myslivecek, composer, dies at 43
  • 1781-05-22 Garret Wesley Mornington, composer, dies at 45
  • 1781-07-11 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
  • 1781-07-30 Augustin Ullinger, composer, dies at 35
  • 1781-10-09 Thomas Alexander Erskine Kelly, composer, dies at 49
  • 1781-10-27 Herman-Francois Delange, composer, dies at 66
  • 1781-12-16 Georg Simon Lohlein, composer, dies at 56
  • 1782-01-01 Johann Christian Bach, German composer/Mozart's tutor, dies at 46
  • 1782-03-19 Adrien Trudo Sale, composer, dies at 59
  • 1782-03-19 Louis-Henry Paisible, composer, dies at 33
  • 1782-04-06 Rynoldus Popma van Oevering, composer, dies at 90
  • 1782-04-22 Josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, composer, dies at 66
  • 1782-05-20 Carlo Giovanni Testori, composer, dies at 68
  • 1782-05-20 Christoph Gottlieb Schroter, composer, dies at 82
  • 1782-07-15 Robert Wainwright, English composer and church organist, dies at 33
  • 1782-07-21 Placidus Cajetan von Camerloher, composer, dies at 63
  • 1782-10-23 Joseph Reipel, composer, dies at 73
  • 1783-01-05 Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
  • 1783-02-10 James Nares, composer, dies at 67
  • 1783-03-23 Gaspard Fritz, composer, dies at 67
  • 1783-04-07 Ignaz Jakob Holzbauer, composer, dies at 71
  • 1783-12-16 Johann Adolf Hasse, Dutch operatic composer (Sesostrate), dies at 84
  • 1783-12-20 Antonio Francisco Jawer Jose Soler, Sp composer (Fandango), dies at 54
  • 1784-01-11 Ferdinand Philipp Joseph Lobkowitz, composer, dies at 59
  • 1784-02-24 Anton Laube, Bohemian composer, dies at 65
  • 1784-04-02 Pierre Leclair, composer, dies at 74
  • 1784-06-07 Jean-Baptiste Canavas, composer, dies at 71
  • 1784-07-01 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, composer, son of J.S. Bach, dies at 73
  • 1784-08-03 Giovanni Battista Martini, composer, dies at 78
  • 1784-08-06 Karl Kohaut, Austrian composer and lutenist, dies at 57
  • 1784-09-27 Boniface Stoecki, composer, dies at 38
  • 1785-01-03 Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (b. 1706)
  • 1785-02-19 Johann Christoph Richter, composer, dies at 84
  • 1785-04-26 Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, composer, dies at 40
  • 1785-05-09 Franz Xaver Schnitzer, composer, dies at 44
  • 1785-05-10 Etienne Joseph Floquet, composer, dies at 36
  • 1785-05-15 Karel Blazej Kopriva, composer, dies at 29
  • 1785-06-05 Gottfried August Homilius, composer, dies at 71
  • 1785-06-06 Johann Michael Demmler, composer, dies at 36
  • 1785-06-25 Pierre Talon, composer, dies at 63
  • 1785-10-24 Jean-Jacques Robson, composer, dies at 64
  • 1785-11-19 Bernard de Bury, composer, dies at 65
  • 1785-12-08 Antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer, dies at 68
  • 1785-12-29 Johann Heinrich Rolle, composer, dies at 69
  • 1786-01-14 Michael Arne, English composer (b. 1740 or 1741)
  • 1786-02-20 Johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 70
  • 1786-03-07 Frantisek Benda, composer, dies at 76
  • 1786-05-19 John Stanley, composer, dies at 74
  • 1786-07-22 Vaclav Kalous, composer, dies at 71
  • 1786-07-29 Franz Asplmayr, composer, dies at 58
  • 1786-08-07 Friedrich Schwindl, composer, dies at 49
  • 1786-08-16 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer/bandmaster, dies at 80

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1786-08-17 Frederick II (the Great), King of Prussia (1740-86)/composer, dies at 74

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  • 1786-10-06 Antonio Maria Gasparo Giaccino Sacchini, composer, dies at 56
  • 1786-10-19 Pietro Alessandro Pavona, composer, dies at 58
  • 1787-05-13 Johann Michael Malzat, composer, dies at 38
  • 1787-05-28 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, Austrian composer, dies at 67
  • 1787-06-20 Carl Friedrich Abel, German/British viola player/composer, dies at 63
  • 1787-11-15 Christoph W Ritter von Gluck, composer (IphigĂ©nie Tauride), dies at 73
  • 1787-11-23 Anton Schweitzer, composer, dies at 52
  • 1788-01-05 Johann Schneider, German composer and pupil of Bach, dies at 85
  • 1788-01-15 Gaetano Latilla, composer, dies at 77
  • 1788-01-17 Alessio Prati, composer, dies at 37
  • 1788-01-31 Francesco Zannetti, composer, dies at 50
  • 1788-02-22 Franz Joseph Oehlschlagel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1788-03-01 Orazio Mei, composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-04-12 Carl Joseph Toeschi, composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-04-12 Carlo Antonio Campioni, composer, dies at 67
  • 1788-04-15 Giuseppi Bonno, composer, dies at 77
  • 1788-06-28 Johann Christoph Vogel, German composer, dies at 32
  • 1788-07-14 Johann Gottfried Muthel, composer, dies at 60
  • 1788-09-14 Theodore-Jean Tarade, composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-09-26 Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63
  • 1788-10-18 Jean-Guillain Cardon, composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-11-01 Johann Samuel Schroeter, composer, dies
  • 1788-11-15 Peregrinus Pogl, composer, dies at 77
  • 1788-12-12 Joseph Gibbs, composer, dies at 88
  • 1788-12-14 Carl Phillip Emanuel Bach, German composer, dies at 74
  • 1789-01-01 Christleib Siegmund Binder, composer, dies at 65