Composers in History (Part 10)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 901 - 1,000 of 7,000

  • 1739-08-27 Michel Delalande, composer
  • 1739-09-07 Joseph Legros, French singer and composer who was the most prominent haute-contres of his generation, born in Monampteuil, France (d. 1793)
  • 1739-09-13 Giuseppe Sigismondo, composer
  • 1739-10-27 Franz Ignaz Kaa, composer
  • 1739-11-02 Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1799)
  • 1740-02-03 Guillaume Lasceux, composer
  • 1740-02-12 Matej Sojka, Bohemian composer, born in Vilémov (d. 1817)
  • 1740-02-15 Ernst Eichner, composer
  • 1740-03-19 Johann Georg Roser, composer
  • 1740-03-24 John Antes, American composer and missionary, born in Frederick, Pennsylvania (d. 1811)
  • 1740-04-04 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer
  • 1740-05-09 Giovanni Paisiello, Italian composer (Barber of Seville)
  • 1740-06-08 Gabriele Mario Piozzi, composer
  • 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, composer
  • 1740-12-13 Franz Xaver Schnitzer, composer
  • 1741-02-08 Andre-Ernest-Modeste Gretry, composer
  • 1741-02-09 Henri-Joseph Rigel, composer
  • 1741-02-10 Franz Adam Veichtner, composer
  • 1741-03-28 Johann Andre, composer
  • 1741-04-17 Johann Gottlieb Naumann, composer
  • 1741-05-10 Johann Michael Schmidt, composer
  • 1741-05-23 Andrea Lucchesi, composer
  • 1741-05-29 Johann Gottfried Krebs, composer
  • 1741-06-22 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer
  • 1741-07-27 Francois-Hippolyte Barthelemon, composer
  • 1741-08-15 Thomas Norris, composer
  • 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, composer
  • 1741-11-27 Jean-Pierre Duport, composer
  • 1741-12-30 Bartolomeo Giacometti, composer
  • 1742-01-15 Eugene Godecharle, composer
  • 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, composer
  • 1742-05-03 Jean-Baptiste Krumphultz, composer
  • 1742-05-08 Johann Baptist Krumpholtz, composer
  • 1742-06-22 Heinrich Gottfried Reichard, composer
  • 1742-07-19 Jean-Baptiste Davaux, composer
  • 1742-11-18 Felix Maximo Lopez, composer
  • 1742-11-21 Alessandro Felici, composer
  • 1743-01-20 Pascal Boyer, composer
  • 1743-02-19 [Ridolfo] Luigi Boccherini, Italian composer, cellist (Minuet)
  • 1743-03-08 Bendix Friedrich Zinck, composer
  • 1743-06-30 Niels Schiorring, composer
  • 1743-09-30 Jeronymo Francisco de Lima, composer
  • 1743-10-05 Giuseppi Gazzaniga, composer
  • 1743-12-06 Franz Nikolaus Novotny, composer
  • 1744-02-09 Amos Bull, early American composer (The Responsary)
  • 1744-05-03 Freidrich Wilhelm Weis, composer
  • 1744-05-04 Marianne von Martinez, composer
  • 1744-05-18 Joseph Beer, Bohemia clarinetist/composer (5th clarinet flap)
  • 1744-06-18 Augustin Holler, composer
  • 1744-07-20 Henri Hamal, composer, born in Liege (d. 1810)
  • 1744-08-11 Johann Gottlieb Schwencke, composer
  • 1744-09-15 Georg Ritschel, composer
  • 1744-10-04 Domenico Corri, composer
  • 1744-11-26 Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, composer
  • 1744-12-08 Pierre Joseph Candielle, composer
  • 1745-01-17 Nicolas Roze, composer
  • 1745-02-20 Johann Peter Salomon, composer
  • 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, composer
  • 1745-04-07 Georg Druschetzky, composer
  • 1745-05-08 Carl Philipp Stamitz, composer
  • 1745-06-27 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer
  • 1745-08-18 Vaclav Josef Bartolomej Praupner, composer
  • 1745-08-26 Francois Guichard, composer
  • 1745-11-27 Boniface Stoecki, composer
  • 1746-01-11 Frantisek Adam Mica, composer
  • 1746-02-27 Gian Francesco Fortunati, composer
  • 1746-03-13 Maurus Haberhauer, composer
  • 1746-03-17 Jan David Holland, composer
  • 1746-03-27 Augustin Ullinger, composer
  • 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, composer
  • 1746-07-02 Hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, composer
  • 1746-07-07 Ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer
  • 1746-09-29 Ernst Ludwig Gerber, composer
  • 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 (d. 1809)
  • 1747-02-17 Narciso Casanovas, composer
  • 1747-02-28 Justin Morgan, composer
  • 1747-03-31 Johann Abraham Peter Schulz, German composer (Moon has Risen)
  • 1747-04-23 Alexandre-Auguste Robineau, composer
  • 1747-06-24 Johann Melchior Dreyer, composer
  • 1747-06-26 Leopold Jan Antonin Kozeluh, composer
  • 1747-07-06 Coelestin Jungbauer, composer
  • 1747-07-30 Antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini, composer
  • 1747-08-13 Adrien-Joseph van Helmont, composer
  • 1747-10-08 Johann Wilhelm Stadler, composer

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 901 - 1,000 of 5,148

  • 1799-04-19 Pieter Hellendaal, violinist/organist/composer (Glees), dies at 78
  • 1799-04-28 Francois Giroust, composer, dies at 62
  • 1799-05-02 Henri-Joseph Rigel, composer, dies at 58
  • 1799-05-09 Claude-Benigne Balbastre, composer, dies at 72
  • 1799-06-18 Johann Andre, composer, dies at 58
  • 1799-08-06 Joseph Friebert, composer, dies at 74
  • 1799-08-16 Vincenzo Manfredini, composer, dies at 61
  • 1799-08-20 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, composer, dies at 37
  • 1799-10-16 Antoine-Frederic Gresnick, composer, dies at 44
  • 1799-10-24 Carl Ditters von Dittersdorf, Austrian composer, dies at 59
  • 1799-12-05 Robert Kimmerling, composer, dies at 61
  • 1799-12-20 David Traugott Nicolai, German composer, dies at 66
  • 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, composer, dies at 64
  • 1800-03-09 Dominique Della-Maria, composer, dies at 30
  • 1800-04-18 John Evangelist Schreiber, composer, dies at 84
  • 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, 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 (Matrimonio segreto), dies at 51
  • 1801-02-08 Johann Chrysostomus Drexel, composer, dies at 43
  • 1801-03-14 Christian Friedrich Penzel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1801-03-17 Juan de Sesse y Balaguer, composer, dies at 64
  • 1801-03-21 Andrea Lucchesi, 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, composer, dies at 58
  • 1801-07-03 Johann Nepomuk Went, composer, dies at 56
  • 1801-07-26 Daniel Dal Barba, 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, composer, dies at 56
  • 1802-01-27 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, composer, dies at 42
  • 1802-03-07 Johann Georg Witthauer, 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, composer, dies at 50
  • 1802-12-31 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer, dies at 53
  • 1803-01-02 Ignaz Franz von Beecke, composer, dies at 69
  • 1803-01-26 Georg von Pasterwiz, composer, dies at 72
  • 1803-02-16 Jan V clav Stich, Bohemian composer, dies at 56
  • 1803-03-17 Candido Jose Ruano, composer, dies at 42
  • 1803-03-29 Gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733)
  • 1803-07-05 William Jackson, (Jackson of Exeter), English composer and organist, dies at 73
  • 1803-07-14 Esteban Salas y Castro, composer, dies
  • 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, composer, dies at 51
  • 1803-11-03 Henri Moreau, Flemish composer, dies at 75
  • 1804-03-01 Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, 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, composer, dies at 49
  • 1804-06-03 Jean-Engelbert Pauwels, composer, dies at 35
  • 1804-06-16 Johann Adam Hiller, composer, dies at 75
  • 1804-07-17 Christian Ernst Graf, composer, dies at 80
  • 1804-11-19 Pietro Alessandro Guglieli, Italian opera composer, dies at 75
  • 1805-01-19 Johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, composer, dies at 43
  • 1805-01-23 Vaclav Pichl, Czech composer, dies at 63
  • 1805-01-24 Giacomo Conti, composer, dies at 50
  • 1805-02-27 Stefan Paluselli, composer, dies at 57
  • 1805-04-06 Lorenz Justinian Ott, composer, dies at 56
  • 1805-05-28 Ridolfo Luigi Boccherini, Italian composer/cellist (Minuet), dies at 62
  • 1805-07-01 Georg Ritschel, composer, dies at 60
  • 1805-08-01 Friedrich Christoph Gebtewitz, composer, dies at 51
  • 1805-08-31 Joseph Marie Clement dall' Abaco, 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 Martin y Soler, composer, dies at 51
  • 1806-02-23 John Alcock, English composer and organist, dies at 90
  • 1806-03-16 Giuseppe Colla, composer, dies at 74
  • 1806-03-23 George Pinto, English composer, dies 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 Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia Christian, composer, dies at 33
  • 1806-08-10 Johann Michael Haydn, 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, composer, dies at 85
  • 1807-02-23 Francois Guichard, composer, dies at 61
  • 1807-03-11 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, dies at 41
  • 1807-04-01 Louis Francois Chambray, composer, dies at 69
  • 1807-04-01 Vaclav Josef Bartolomej Praupner, composer, dies at 61
  • 1807-09-12 Edward Miller, composer, dies at 71
  • 1808-04-25 Alois Luigi Tomasini, composer, dies at 66
  • 1808-06-11 Giovanni Battista Cirri, composer, dies at 83
  • 1808-06-16 Georg Wenzel Ritter, composer, dies at 60
  • 1808-07-20 Francois-Hippolyte Barthelemon, 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