On This Day

Musicians Born in 1731

  • Mar 7 Jean-Louis Laruette, French musician and composer of comic opera, born in Paris, France (d. 1792)
  • Apr 4 Francesc Morera i Cots, Valencian composer, born in Sant Mateu (d. 1793)
  • May 11 Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer
  • May 29 Orazio Mei, Italian composer, born in Pisa (d. 1788)
  • Aug 4 Giuseppe Colla, Italian composer, born in Parma, Italy (d. 1806)
  • Sep 7 Damasus Brosmann, Moravian composer, born in Fulnek, Czech Republic (d. 1798)
  • Sep 7 Elisabetta de Gambarini, English composer, born in Holles Street, St Marylebone, Middlesex (d. 1765)
  • Nov 1 Theodore-Jean Tarade, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1788)
  • Nov 11 Carl Joseph Toeschi, German composer, born in Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (d. 1788)
  • Nov 27 Gaetano Pugnani, Italian violinist and composer, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1798)
  • Dec 8 František Xaver Dušek, Czech composer, born in Chotěborky, Jaroměř, Czech Republic (d. 1799)
  • Dec 28 Christian Cannabich, German composer/royal chaplain master