Composers in History (Part 8)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 7,000

  • 1719-09-03 Ferdinand Zellbell the younger, Swedish composer, co-founder of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music (d. 1780)
  • 1719-10-26 Joaquin de Oxinaga, composer
  • 1719-11-10 Georg Philipp Kress, composer
  • 1719-11-14 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, composer
  • 1719-12-24 Johann Christoph Altnikol, composer
  • 1720-01-04 Johann Friedrich Agricola, German (court)composer/organist
  • 1720-05-21 Antonio Corbisiero, composer
  • 1720-08-10 Franz Joseph Leonti Meyer of Schauensee, Swiss composer and organist, born in Lucerne, Switzerland (d. 1789)
  • 1720-08-11 Martin Gerbert, German composer, music historian and abbot, born in Horb am Neckar (d. 1793)
  • 1720-08-20 Bernard de Bury, composer
  • 1720-09-22 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer
  • 1720-10-17 Maria Teresa Agnesi, composer
  • 1720-11-16 Carlo Antonio Campioni, composer
  • 1720-12-04 Jean-Jacques Robson, composer
  • 1721-02-13 John Reid [Robertson], British Army General and composer (d. 1807)
  • 1721-04-01 Pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees)
  • 1721-07-22 Francois-Joseph Krafft, composer
  • 1721-08-13 Francis Ireland, composer
  • 1721-10-25 Pierre Talon, French composer and cellist, born in Reims (d. 1785)
  • 1722-01-14 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer
  • 1722-01-28 Johann Ernst Bach, composer
  • 1722-04-12 Pietro Nardini, Italian composer, born in Livorno (d. 1793)
  • 1722-05-21 Wilhelm Gottfried Enderle, composer
  • 1722-05-22 Johannes Schmidlin, composer
  • 1722-06-06 Adrien Trudo Sale, composer
  • 1722-06-08 Jakob Friedrich Kleinknecht, composer
  • 1722-06-30 Jiri Antonin Benda, composer
  • 1722-09-14 Joseph Paul Ziegler, composer
  • 1722-10-05 Gregorio Sciroli, composer
  • 1722-11-11 Johann Philipp Sack, composer
  • 1723-01-01 Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer
  • 1723-04-14 John Wainwright, English composer and organist (d. 1768)
  • 1723-04-25 Giovanni Marco Rutini, composer
  • 1723-06-18 Giuseppe Scarlotti, composer
  • 1723-06-30 Christian Ernst Graf, composer
  • 1723-07-29 Christleib Siegmund Binder, composer
  • 1723-10-16 Johann Andreas Joseph Giulini, composer
  • 1723-12-22 Carl Friedrich Abel, German/British viola-da-gamba-player/composer
  • 1724-01-30 Ignaz Franz Xaver Kurzinger, composer
  • 1724-04-27 Ferdinand Philipp Joseph Lobkowitz, composer
  • 1724-09-14 Ignaz Vitzthumb, Austrian musician, composer, and conductor, born in Baden bei Wien, Austria (d. 1816)
  • 1724-10-01 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer
  • 1724-12-01 Dismas Hatas, Czech composer, born in Vysoké Mýto (d. 1777)
  • 1724-12-05 Joseph Friebert, composer
  • 1724-12-31 Franz Joseph Oehlschlagel, composer
  • 1725-03-29 Joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, composer
  • 1725-04-01 Francois Bainville, composer
  • 1725-04-20 Johann Friedrich Kloffler, composer
  • 1725-06-17 Joseph Anton Bauer, composer
  • 1725-07-16 Georg Simon Lohlein, composer
  • 1725-08-15 Ferdinando Bertoni, composer
  • 1725-08-24 Johann Balthasar Kehl, German composer, born in Coburg, Germany (d. 1778)
  • 1726-03-14 Josef Antonin Stepan, composer
  • 1726-05-25 Giuseppi Paolucci, composer
  • 1726-07-20 William Jones, English composer and curate, born in Lowick (d. 1800)
  • 1726-08-26 Karl Kohaut, Austrian composer and lutenist, born in Vienna (d. 1784)
  • 1726-09-07 Francois-Andre Danican Philidor, French composer/chess champion
  • 1726-12-24 Johann Ernst Hartmann, composer
  • 1727-01-11 Franz Sebastian Haindl, composer
  • 1727-01-13 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer
  • 1727-01-22 Claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer
  • 1727-02-25 Armand-Louis Couperin, French composer and organist (Notre Dame)
  • 1727-03-14 Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, composer
  • 1727-03-30 Tommaso MFS Traetta, Ital's opera composer/band leader (Farnace)
  • 1727-04-05 Pasquale Ankossi, composer
  • 1727-04-07 Henri Hardouin, French composer, born in Grandpré (d. 1808)
  • 1727-04-12 Gaspare Gabellone, composer
  • 1727-08-15 Johann Georg Holzbogen, composer
  • 1727-08-23 Friedrich Hartmann Graf, composer
  • 1727-09-29 Henry Harington, composer
  • 1727-10-09 Johann Wilhelm Hertel, German composer, born in Eisenach, Germany (d. 1789)
  • 1728-01-06 Charles-Joseph-Balthazar Sohier, composer
  • 1728-01-16 Niccolo Piccinni, Italian composer (Buona Figliuola)
  • 1728-01-17 Johann Gottfried Muthel, composer
  • 1728-03-22 Giacomo Insanguine, composer
  • 1728-04-02 Franz Asplmayr, Austrian composer, born in Linz (d. 1786)
  • 1728-06-15 Pietro Alessandro Pavona, composer
  • 1728-07-16 Henri Moreau, Flemish composer, born in Liège (d. 1803)
  • 1728-09-21 Louis Emmanuel Eadin, composer
  • 1728-12-09 Pietro Alessandro Guglieli, composer
  • 1728-12-21 Hermann Friedrich Raupach, composer
  • 1728-12-25 Johann Adam Hiller, composer
  • 1729-01-22 Giuseppe Luigi Tibaldi, composer
  • 1729-05-02 Florian Johann Deller, composer
  • 1729-05-03 Florian Leopold Gassmann, composer
  • 1729-09-22 George Wilhelm Gruber, composer
  • 1729-10-16 Pierre van Maldere, composer
  • 1729-10-17 Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny, composer
  • 1729-12-01 Giuseppe Sarti, Italian composer, born in Faenza, (d. 1802)
  • 1729-12-03 Padre Antonio Francisco J Jose Soler, Olot Spain, composer (Fandango)
  • 1729-12-20 Franz Xaver Thomas Pokorny, composer
  • 1730-01-12 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer
  • 1730-01-15 John Malchair, German-born English artist, violinist and composer, born in Cologne (d. 1812) baptismal date
  • 1730-02-23 Christian Joseph Lidarti, composer
  • 1730-04-21 Antonin Kammel, composer
  • 1730-04-25 Fedele Fenaroli, composer
  • 1730-05-29 William Jackson (Jackson of Exeter), English composer and organis born in Exeter (d. 1803)
  • 1730-06-07 Georg von Pasterwiz, composer
  • 1730-06-14 Antonio Maria Gasparo Giaccino Sacchini, composer [or Jul 23 1734]
  • 1730-06-20 Nonnosus Madlseder, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 701 - 800 of 5,144

  • 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, Italian 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 (English Bach), German composer, 11th son of Johann Sebastian Bach, dies at 46
  • 1782-03-19 Adrien Trudo Sale, composer, dies at 59
  • 1782-03-19 Louis-Henry Paisible, French 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 Riepel, Austrian-born German 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, Swiss composer and violinist, 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, French composer and violinist, 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, Czech organist and 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, French composer and cellist, 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, English blind composer and organist, dies at 74
  • 1786-07-22 Vaclav Kalous [Simon à Scto Bartholomaeo], Czech 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 (Iphigénie 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 Giuseppe Bonno, Austrian 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, English composer and organist, 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
  • 1789-01-02 Franz Joseph Leonti Meyer of Schauensee, Swiss composer and organist, dies at 68