On This Day

Birthdays in Music in August 1776

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 4 Wenzel Sedlak, Bohemian clarinetist and composer, born in Jezboƙice, Bohemia (d. 1851)
  • Aug 15 Ignaz von Seyfried, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1841)
  • Aug 16 Philipp Jakob Riotte, German composer, born in St. Wendel, Saarland (d. 1856)