On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1716

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 18 Gaspard Fritz, Swiss composer and violinist, born in Geneva (d. 1783)
  • Mar 21 Josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, composer
  • Apr 4 John Evangelist Schreiber, composer
  • Apr 9 Johann Georg Zechner, Austrian composer, born in Gleisdorf, Austria (d. 1778)
  • Apr 12 Felice Giardini, Italian composer, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1796)
  • Sep 2 Johann Trier, German composer, born in Themar, Thuringia
  • Oct 25 Petronio Maria Pio Sgabazzi, composer
  • Dec 23 Johann Heinrich Rolle, composer