On This Day

Musicians Born in May 1767

  • May 4 Tyagaraja, Composer of Indian classical Carnatic music, born in Tiruvarur, Thanjavur District, Tamil Nadu (d. 1847)
  • May 24 Josef Schnabel, German composer, born in Naumburg am Queis, Silesia (d. 1831)
  • May 24 Ferdinand Franzl, German composer, born in Schwetzingen (d. 1833)
  • May 25 Friedrich Johann Eck, German violinist and composer (Concertos pour violon), born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1838)