On This Day

Musicians Born in 1792

  • Jan 8 Lowell Mason, American organist & composer (Zebulo), born in Medfield, Massachusetts (d.1872)

Person of interestGioachino Rossini

Feb 29 Gioachino Rossini, Italian composer (Barber of Seville), born in Pesaro, Italy (d. 1839)

  • Apr 30 Johann Friedrich Schwencke, German organist and composer, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1852)
  • Sep 5 Alexis-Charles-Maximilien Thibault, French composer, born in Nantes, France (d. 1853)
  • Sep 8 Joseph Netherclift, English composer (d. 1863)
  • Oct 3 Cipriani Potter, English pianist and composer, born in London (d. 1871)
  • Oct 13 Moritz Hauptmann, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1868)
  • Oct 20 Anton Bernhard Furstenau, German composer and flutist, born in Münster (d. 1852)