Composers in History (Part 10)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 7,403

  • 1740-06-08 Gabriele Mario Piozzi, composer, born in Quinzano d'Oglio, Italy (d. 1809)
  • 1740-06-11 Luigi Gatti, Italian composer, born in Lazise, Verona (d. 1817)
  • 1740-08-10 Samuel Arnold, composer
  • 1740-10-08 Michel-Julien Mathieu, French composer, born in Fontainebleau, France (d. 1777)
  • 1740-10-26 Ernest Louis Muller, Polish composer and flautist, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1811)
  • 1740-12-13 Franz Xaver Schnitzer, German composer, born in Bad Wurzach, Germany (d. 1785)
  • 1741-02-08 Andre-Ernest-Modeste Gretry, composer
  • 1741-02-09 Henri-Joseph Rigel, German composer, born in Wertheim am Main, Duchy of Württemberg (d. 1799)
  • 1741-02-10 Franz Adam Veichtner, German violinist and composer, baptised in Regensburg, Bavaria (d. 1822)
  • 1741-03-28 Johann Andre, German composer, born in Offenbach, Germany (d. 1799)
  • 1741-04-17 Johann Gottlieb Naumann, German composer, born in Blasewitz, Dresden, Germany (d. 1801)
  • 1741-05-10 Johann Michael Schmidt, composer
  • 1741-05-23 Andrea Lucchesi, Italian composer, born in Motta di Livenza, Italy (d. 1801)
  • 1741-05-29 Johann Gottfried Krebs, German composer, born in Zwickau, Germany (d. 1814)
  • 1741-06-22 Luigi Tomasini, Italian composer (head of Prince Esterházy's court orchestra), born in Pesaro, Italy (d. 1808)
  • 1741-07-27 François-Hippolyte Barthélémon, French composer, born in Bordeaux, France (d. 1808)
  • 1741-08-15 Thomas Norris, English singer and composer, baptized in Mere, Wiltshire (d. 1790)
  • 1741-08-31 Johann Paul Aegidius Martini, composer, born in Freystadt, Germany (d. 1816)
  • 1741-09-25 Vaclav Pichl, Czech composer, born in Bechyně, Czech Republic (d. 1805)
  • 1741-11-25 Johann Christian Frischmuth, German composer, born in Schwabhausen, Germany (d. 1790)
  • 1741-11-27 Jean-Pierre Duport, French composer (d. 1818)
  • 1741-12-30 Bartolomeo Giacometti, Italian composer, born in Verona, Republic of Venice (d. 1809)
  • 1742-01-15 Eugene Godecharle, Belgian violinist & composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1798)
  • 1742-01-26 Johann Friedrich Ludwig Sievers, German composer, born in Hanover (d. 1806)
  • 1742-03-04 Johann Heinrich Egli, composer
  • 1742-04-24 Roman Hoffstetter, German classical composer, born in Weikersheim, Germany (d. 1815)
  • 1742-05-08 Jean-Baptiste Krumpholtz, Czech composer, born in Budenice, Zlonice, Czech Republic (d. 1790)
  • 1742-06-22 Heinrich Gottfried Reichard, German composer, born in Schleiz (d. 1801)
  • 1742-07-19 Jean-Baptiste Davaux, French classical composer, born in La Côte-Saint-André, France (d. 1822)
  • 1742-11-18 Félix Máximo López, Spanish composer, born in Madrid, Spain (d. 1821)
  • 1742-11-21 Alessandro Felici, Italian composer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1772)
  • 1743-01-20 Pascal Boyer, French composer, born in Tarascon, Provence, France (d. 1794)
  • 1743-02-19 (Ridolfo) Luigi Boccherini, Italian cellist and composer, who worked in the Spanish court, born in Lucca, Kingdom Of Italy (d. 1803)
  • 1743-03-08 Bendix Friedrich Zinck, German composer, born in Husum, Holstein, Germany (d. 1801)
  • 1743-06-30 Niels Schiørring, Danish musician and composer, born in Favrskov Municipality, Denmark (d. 1798)
  • 1743-09-30 Jeronymo Francisco de Lima, Portuguese composer (Dixit Dominus), born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1822)
  • 1743-10-05 Giuseppe Gazzaniga, Italian composer, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1818)
  • 1743-12-06 Franz Nikolaus Novotny, Austrian composer, born in Eisenstadt, Austria (d. 1773)
  • 1744-02-09 Amos Bull, American composer (The Responsary), born in Enfield, Connecticut (d. 1825)
  • 1744-05-03 Friedrich Wilhelm Weis, German physician and composer, born in Göttingen, Germany (d. 1826)
  • 1744-05-04 Marianne Martinez, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1812)
  • 1744-05-18 Joseph Beer, Bohemia clarinetist/composer (5th clarinet flap)
  • 1744-06-18 Georg Augustin Holler, German composer (d. 1814)
  • 1744-07-20 Henri Hamal, Belgian organist and composer, born in Liège (d. 1820)
  • 1744-08-11 Johann Gottlieb Schwencke, German bassonist, born in Breitenau, Saxony
  • 1744-09-15 Georg Ritschel, composer
  • 1744-10-04 Domenico Corri, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1825)
  • 1744-11-26 Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, German composer, born in Erlangen, Bavaria (d. 1785)
  • 1744-12-08 Pierre-Joseph Candeille, French composer, born in Estaires, France (d. 1827)
  • 1745-01-17 Nicolas Roze, composer
  • 1745-02-20 Johann Peter Salomon, German violinist, composer, conductor, and musical promoter (Hadyn), baptized in Bonn, Germany (d. 1815)
  • 1745-02-22 Joao de Sousa Carvalho, composer
  • 1745-02-27 Silverius Muller, composer
  • 1745-03-16 Johann Wilhelm Cornelius von Konigslow, composer
  • 1745-03-19 Nicolas Sejan, composer
  • 1745-03-25 Nicolas Etienne Framery, French composer and lyricist, born in Rouen, France (d. 1810)
  • 1745-04-07 Georg Druschetzky, composer
  • 1745-05-08 Carl Philipp Stamitz, German composer, born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1801)
  • 1745-06-27 Johann Nepomuk Went, Bohemian composer, born in Vinařice, Czech Republic (d. 1801)
  • 1745-08-18 Vaclav Josef Bartolomej Praupner, Bohemian composer, born in Litoměřice (d. 1807)
  • 1745-08-26 François Guichard, French guitarist and composer, born in Le Mans, France (d. 1807)
  • 1745-11-27 Boniface Stoeckl, German composer, born in Pilsting, Germany (d. 1784)
  • 1746-01-11 Frantisek Adam Mica, composer
  • 1746-02-27 Gian Francesco Fortunati, composer
  • 1746-03-13 Maurus Haberhauer, Czech composer, born in Svitavy, Czech Republic (d. 1799)
  • 1746-03-17 Jan David Holland, composer
  • 1746-03-27 Augustin Ullinger, German composer, born in Ranoldsberg, Upper Bavaria (d. 1781)
  • 1746-05-13 Oliver Brownson, composer
  • 1746-05-19 Johann Friedrich Peter, composer
  • 1746-06-03 James Hook, English composer, born in Norwich (d. 1827)
  • 1746-06-24 Jean-Baptiste Rochefort, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1819)
  • 1746-07-02 Hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, German-Danish composer, born in Husum, Germany (d. 1832)
  • 1746-07-07 Ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer
  • 1746-09-29 Ernst Ludwig Gerber, German organist, composer and musicologist, born in Sondershausen, Germany (d. 1819)
  • 1746-10-07 William Billings, American hymn composer (Rose of Sharon), born in Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1800)
  • 1746-10-27 Georg Anton Kreusser, German composer, born in Triefenstein, Germany (d. 1810)
  • 1746-11-15 Joseph Quesnel, French Canadian composer and playwright (Colas et Colinette), born in Saint-Malo, France (d. 1809)
  • 1747-02-17 Narciso Casanovas, Spanish keyboard player, composer, and Benedictine monk, born in Sabadell, Spain (d. 1799)
  • 1747-02-28 Justin Morgan, American composer and horse breeder, born in West Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1798)
  • 1747-03-31 Johann Abraham Peter Schulz, German composer (The Moon Has Risen), born in Lüneburg, Germany (d. 1800)
  • 1747-04-23 Abbé Alexandre-Auguste Robineau, French composer and painter, born in Paris (d. 1828)
  • 1747-06-24 Johann Melchior Dreyer, German composer, born in Röttingen, Württemberg (d. 1824)
  • 1747-06-26 Leopold Koželuch, Czech composer, born in Velvary, Czech Republic (d. 1818)
  • 1747-07-06 Coelestin Jungbauer, German composer, born in Grattersdorf, Bavaria (d. 1823)
  • 1747-07-30 Antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini, Italian composer, born in Lucca, Italy (d. 1832)
  • 1747-08-13 Adrien-Joseph van Helmont, Flemish composer, born in Brussels (d. 1830)
  • 1747-09-14 José Joaquim dos Santos, Portuguese organist and composer, born in Obidos, Portugal (d. 1801)
  • 1747-10-08 Johann Wilhelm Stadler, German composer (d. 1819)
  • 1747-10-11 Marian Paradeiser, Austrian composer, born in Riedenthal, Austria (d. 1775)
  • 1747-11-24 Felice Alessandri, composer
  • 1748-01-01 Giovanni Furno, composer
  • 1748-01-09 Stefan Paluselli, Austrian choirmaster, composer, and monk, born in Kurtatsch, South Tyrol (d. 1805)
  • 1748-01-22 Lewis Edson, early American composer, born in Woodstock, New York (d. 1820)
  • 1748-01-26 Emmanuel Aloys Förster, Bohemian composer and music teacher, born in Niederstaina, Saxony (d. 1823)
  • 1748-02-02 Christian Gottfried Thomas, composer
  • 1748-02-05 Christian Gottlob Neefe, German composer, conductor and tutor of Beethoven, born in Shimnitz, Saxony (d. 1798)
  • 1748-03-05 William Shield, composer
  • 1748-04-07 Georg Wenzel Ritter, composer
  • 1748-04-20 Georg Michael Telemann, German composer, born in Plön, Germany (d. 1831)
  • 1748-04-20 Guillaume Albert Teniers, Flemish composer, born in Leuven, Belgium (d. 1820)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 901 - 1,000 of 5,886

  • 1800-01-06 William Jones, English composer, dies at 73
  • 1800-01-10 Johan Wikmanson, composer, dies at 46
  • 1800-03-02 Christian Friedrich Schale, composer, dies at 86
  • 1800-03-03 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, German composer, dies at 64
  • 1800-03-09 Dominique Della-Maria, French composer, dies at 30
  • 1800-05-07 Niccolo Piccinni, Italian composer (Roland), dies at 72
  • 1800-06-10 Johann Abraham Peter Schulz, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1800-08-03 Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, German composer, dies at 63
  • 1800-09-26 William Billings, American hymn composer (Rose of Sharon), dies at 53
  • 1800-12-19 Georg Peter Weimar, composer, dies at 66
  • 1801-01-11 Domenico Cimarosa, Italian composer (Il Matrimonio Segreto), dies at 51
  • 1801-02-08 Johann Chrysostomus Drexel, composer, dies at 43
  • 1801-03-14 Christian Friedrich Penzel, German musician and composer, dies at 63
  • 1801-03-17 Juan de Sesé y Balaguer, Aragonese composer, dies at 64
  • 1801-03-21 Andrea Lucchesi, Italian composer, dies at 59
  • 1801-05-14 Johann Ernst Altenburg, composer, dies at 66
  • 1801-05-22 Heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer, dies at 58
  • 1801-06-23 Bendix Friedrich Zinck, German composer, dies at 58
  • 1801-07-03 Johann Nepomuk Went, Bohemian composer, dies at 56
  • 1801-07-26 Daniel Dal Barba, Italian composer, dies at 86
  • 1801-10-23 Johann Gottlieb Naumann, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1801-11-06 Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer, dies at 78
  • 1801-11-09 Carl Philipp Stamitz, German composer, dies at 56
  • 1802-01-27 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42
  • 1802-03-07 Johann Georg Witthauer, German composer, dies at 50
  • 1802-03-29 Frederic Thieme, composer, dies at 51
  • 1802-07-28 Giuseppe Sarti, Italian composer (Il er pastore, Ifigenia), dies at 72
  • 1802-08-23 Corona Elizabeth Wilhelmine Schroter, composer, dies at 51
  • 1802-10-22 Samuel Arnold, English composer, dies at 62
  • 1802-10-29 Jacques-Philippe Lamoninary, composer, dies at 95
  • 1802-11-07 Johann Georg Joseph Spangler, Austrian composer, dies at 50
  • 1802-12-31 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer, dies at 53
  • 1803-01-02 Ignaz Franz von Beecke, German composer, dies at 69
  • 1803-01-26 Georg von Pasterwiz, Austrian composer, dies at 72
  • 1803-02-16 Jan V clav Stich, Bohemian composer, dies at 56
  • 1803-03-17 Candido Jose Ruano, Spanish composer, dies at 42
  • 1803-03-29 Gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733)
  • 1803-04-15 Václav Norbert Brixi, Czech organist, composer and priest (aka s Jeroným) dies at 65
  • 1803-07-05 William Jackson [Jackson of Exeter], English composer and organist, dies at 73
  • 1803-07-14 Esteban Salas y Castro, Cuban composer, dies at 77
  • 1803-09-05 Francois Devienne, composer, dies at 44
  • 1803-09-09 Armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer, dies at 32
  • 1803-09-17 Franz Xaver Sussmayr, composer, dies
  • 1803-09-30 Charles Broche, French composer, dies at 51
  • 1803-11-03 Henri Moreau, Flemish composer, dies at 75
  • 1804-03-01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, German composer, dies at 63
  • 1804-03-04 Karl Leopold Rollig, composer, dies
  • 1804-03-20 Ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47
  • 1804-04-28 Hans Gram, Danish composer, dies at 49
  • 1804-06-03 Jean-Engelbert Pauwels, Belgian composer, dies at 35
  • 1804-06-16 Johann Adam Hiller, German composer, dies at 75
  • 1804-07-17 Christian Ernst Graf, Dutch composer, dies at 80
  • 1804-11-19 Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi, Italian opera composer, dies at 75
  • 1805-01-19 Johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, German composer, dies at 43
  • 1805-01-23 Vaclav Pichl, Czech composer, dies at 63
  • 1805-01-24 Giacomo Conti, Italian composer, dies at 50
  • 1805-02-27 Stefan Paluselli, Austrian choirmaster, composer, and monk, dies at 57
  • 1805-04-06 Lorenz Justinian Ott, German composer, dies at 56
  • 1805-05-28 Ridolfo Luigi Boccherini, Italian composer/cellist (Minuet), dies at 62
  • 1805-07-01 Georg Ritschel, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1805-08-01 Friedrich Christoph Gebtewitz, German composer, dies at 51
  • 1805-08-31 Joseph Abaco, Italian composer, dies at 95
  • 1805-10-13 Johann Christoph Kuhnau, composer, dies at 70
  • 1805-10-21 Johann Baptist Lasser, composer, dies at 54
  • 1805-12-10 Friedrich Franz Hurka, composer, dies at 43
  • 1806-02-11 Vicente Martín y Soler, Valencian composer, dies at 51
  • 1806-02-23 John Alcock, English composer and organist, dies at 90
  • 1806-03-16 Giuseppe Colla, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • 1806-03-23 George Pinto [Sanders], English violin prodigy, keyboard virtuoso, and composer, dies of tuberculosis at 20
  • 1806-04-04 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, composer, dies at 84
  • 1806-06-28 Johann Friedrich Ludwig Sievers, German composer, dies at 64
  • 1806-08-09 Louis Ferdinand, Prussian prince and a soldier in the Napoleonic Wars, dies at 33
  • 1806-08-10 Michael Haydn, Austrian composer, dies at 68
  • 1806-09-12 Christian Gottfried Thomas, composer, dies at 58
  • 1806-10-23 Franz Seydelmann, German composer, dies at 58
  • 1807-02-06 John Reid [Robertson], British Army General and composer, dies at 85
  • 1807-02-23 François Guichard, French guitarist and composer, dies at 61
  • 1807-03-11 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, dies at 41
  • 1807-04-01 Louis François Chambray, French composer, dies at 69
  • 1807-04-01 Vaclav Josef Bartolomej Praupner, composer, dies at 61
  • 1807-09-12 Edward Miller, English composer, dies at 71
  • 1808-04-25 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
  • 1808-06-11 Giovanni Battista Cirri, Italian cellist and composer, dies at 83
  • 1808-06-16 Georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60
  • 1808-07-20 François-Hippolyte Barthélémon, French composer, dies at 66
  • 1808-07-29 Selam III, poet/composer/sultan of Turkey (1789-1808), dies
  • 1808-08-13 Henri Hardouin, French composer, dies at 81
  • 1808-08-30 Joseph Anton Bauer, composer, dies at 83
  • 1808-09-26 Pavel Vranicky, composer, dies at 51
  • 1808-12-01 Anton Fischer, composer, dies at 30
  • 1809-01-04 Bartolomeo Giacometti, composer, dies at 67
  • 1809-02-20 Johann Joseph Emmert, German composer, dies at 76
  • 1809-03-07 Johann Georg Albrechtsberger, Austrian composer, dies at 73
  • 1809-03-23 Ferdinand-Philippe-Joseph Staes, composer, dies at 60
  • 1809-03-26 Gabriele Mario Piozzi, Italian tenor and composer, dies at 68
  • 1809-05-31 Franz Joseph Haydn, Austrian composer of the classical period (The Creation; Trumpet Concerto), dies at 77
  • 1809-06-03 John "Christmas" Beckwith, composer, dies at 58
  • 1809-07-03 Joseph Quesnel, French-Canadian composer and playwright (Colas et Colinette), dies at 62
  • 1809-07-24 Johann Gottfried Eckard, composer, dies at 74
  • 1809-09-21 Alexander Reinagle, English-American composer, dies at 53

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