On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1749

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 22 Johann Nikolaus Forkel, musicologist/1st biographer of Bach
  • Mar 23 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer
  • Mar 24 Bernard Jumentier, composer
  • Apr 21 Johann Michael Malzat, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1787)
  • May 5 Jean-Frédéric Edelmann, French composer, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1794)
  • Jun 15 George Joseph Vogler, composer
  • Jun 23 Konrad Back, German monastic composer, born in Haigerloch (d. 1810)
  • Jun 26 Louis Joseph Claude Saint-Amans, French composer, born in Marseille, France (d. 1820)
  • Aug 26 Johann Ernst Rembt, composer
  • Oct 4 Jean-Louis Duport, French cellist and composer, born in France (d. 1819)
  • Dec 17 Domenico Cimarosa, Italian composer (Il Matrimonio Segreto), born in Aversa, Italy (d. 1801)
  • Dec 23 Johann Lukas Schubaur, composer