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Birthdays in Music in 1814

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 14 Johannes Josephus Viotta, Dutch physician & composer, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1859)
  • Jan 21 Thomas Attwood Walmisley, composer
  • Feb 21 Nicolo Gabrielli, composer
  • Feb 22 Oskar Kolberg, Polish ethnographer, folklorist, and composer (Lud), born in Przysucha, Poland (d. 1890)
  • Mar 3 Charles Kensington Salaman, composer
  • Mar 16 Jules Eugene Abraham Alary, composer
  • Apr 21 Béni Egressy, Hungarian composer, born in Kazincbarcika, Hungary (d. 1851)
  • May 9 Adolf von Henselt, German composer, born in Schwabach, Bavaria (d. 1889)
  • Jul 2 Thérèse Wartel, French pianist and composer, born in Paris (d. 1865)
  • Jul 3 Janis Cimze, Latvian composer, Father of Latvian choir music, born Rauna parish, Russian Empire (d. 1881)
  • Aug 10 Jacob Edvard Gille, composer
  • Sep 17 Stefano Ronchetti-Molnteviti, Italian composer, born in Asti, Piedmont, Italy (d. 1882)
  • Nov 6 Adolphe Sax, Belgium musician and inventor (saxophone), born in Dinant, Belgium (d. 1894)
  • Dec 1 August Rockel, composer