On This Day

Birthdays in Music in 1789

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 30 George Augustus Kollmann, composer
  • Feb 1 Hippolyte-Andre-Baptiste Chelard, composer
  • Feb 8 Ludwig Wilhelm Maurer, composer
  • Feb 15 Friedrich Fesca, composer
  • Jun 27 Philipp Friedrich Silcher, German composer, born in Weinstadt, Germany (d. 1860)
  • Sep 1 Franz Anton Adam Stockhausen, composer
  • Sep 3 Edmund Passy, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1870)
  • Oct 18 Giovanni Tadolini, composer
  • Oct 24 Ramon Carnicer y Batlle, Spanish composer, born in Tàrrega, Catalonia (d. 1855)
  • Oct 26 Joseph Mayseder, Austrian violinist and composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1863)
  • Oct 28 Johann Schneider, German composer and organist (d. 1864)
  • Nov 13 Jean Martin de Ron, Swedish composer born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1817)
  • Dec 8 John Fawcett, English composer (d. 1867)
  • Dec 14 Maria Szymanowska, Polish pianist and composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1831)