Composers in History (Part 13)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1201 - 1,300 of 7,422

  • 1761-10-15 Peter Grønland, Danish composer, born in Wilster, Germany (d. 1825)
  • 1761-10-22 Johann Christian Gottlob Eidenbenz, German composer, born in Owen, Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany (d. 1799)
  • 1761-11-01 Antonín Volánek, Czech organist and composer, born in Jaroměř, Czech Republic (d. 1817)
  • 1761-11-29 Fridolin Weber, German composer
  • 1762-01-20 Jerome-Joseph de Momigny, Belgian French composer, born in Philippeville, Belgium (d. 1842)
  • 1762-01-21 Giuseppe Antonio Silvani, composer
  • 1762-02-19 Friedrich Franz Hurka, Czech tenor and composer (d. 1805)
  • 1762-03-24 Marcos Antonio da Fonseca, Portuguese opera composer (Portogallo)
  • 1762-03-25 Francesco Giuseppi Pollini, Italian composer and pupil of Mozart, born in Ljubljana (d. 1846)
  • 1762-04-04 Stephen Storace, English composer, born in London (d. 1796)
  • 1762-04-13 Charles Frederick Horn, English musician and composer, born in Nordhausen, Germany (d. 1830)
  • 1762-06-24 Johann Paul Wessely, Czech composer, born in Frauenberg, Germany (d. 1810)
  • 1762-07-04 Marco Santucci, Italian composer, born in Camaiore, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1843)
  • 1762-07-20 Jakob Haibel, Austrian composer, born in Graz, Austria (d. 1826)
  • 1762-08-10 Santiago Ferrer, composer
  • 1762-10-04 Tommaso Sogner, Italian composer, born in Villa S Pedro Pescador, Gerona (d. 1821)
  • 1762-10-15 Samuel Adams Holyoke, American composer, born in Boxford, Massachusetts (d. 1820)
  • 1762-12-26 Franz Wilhelm Tausch, German clarinetist, composer, and teacher, born in Hiedelberg, Germany (d. 1817)
  • 1763-02-20 Adalbert Gyrowetz, composer, born in České Budějovice Bohemia
  • 1763-03-06 Jean Xavier Lefevre, French clarinetist and composer, born in Lausanne, Switzerland (d. 1829)
  • 1763-04-02 Giacomo Gotifredo Ferrari, Italian composer, baptized in Rovereto, Italy (d. 1842)
  • 1763-04-07 Domenico Dragonetti, Italian composer and double bass player, born in Venice, Republic of Venice (now Italy) (d. 1846)
  • 1763-05-04 Franz Stanislaus Spindler, German composer, born in Steingaden, Germany (d. 1819)
  • 1763-06-01 Christian Gottlob Saupe, composer
  • 1763-06-14 Johann "Giovanni" Simon Mayr, German composer and music director (Cathedral of Bergamo, 1802-45), born in Mendorf, Bavaria (d. 1845)
  • 1763-06-15 Franz Danzi, German composer and cellist, born in Schwetzingen (d. 1826)
  • 1763-07-02 Peter Ritter, German cellist and composer, born in Mannheim, Palatinate (d. 1846)
  • 1763-10-12 John Ross, English composer and organist, born in Newcastle upon Tyne (d. 1837)
  • 1763-11-28 Matthäus Fischer, German organist and composer, born in Ried, Swabia (d. 1840)
  • 1763-12-23 John Davy, English composer, born at Creedy Bridge, Devon (d. 1824)
  • 1764-02-08 Joseph Leopold von Eybler, Austrian composer
  • 1764-02-22 Alexander Campbell, composer
  • 1764-04-18 Bernhard Anselm Weber, German pianist, conductor and composer, born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1821)
  • 1764-05-01 Gottfried Rieger, Czech composer, born in Opavice, Czech Replublic (d. 1855)
  • 1764-05-15 Johann Nepomuk Kalcher, composer
  • 1764-07-01 Georg Christoph Grosheim, German composer, born in Kasel, Germany (d. 1841)
  • 1764-07-05 János Lavotta, Hungarian violinist and composer, born in Pusté Úľany, Slovakia (d. 1820)
  • 1764-09-11 Valentino Fioravanti, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1837)
  • 1764-09-15 Friedrich Heine, German composer, born in Leipzig (d. 1821)
  • 1764-09-15 Paolo Francesco Parenti, Italian composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1821)
  • 1764-10-14 Charles-Henri Plantade, French composer, born in Pontoise, France (d. 1839)
  • 1764-11-30 Franz Xaver Gerl, composer, born in Andorf, Austria (d. 1827)
  • 1764-12-10 Louis-Sébastien Lebrun, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1829)
  • 1765-03-04 Charles Dibdin, British composer, author (Sea Songs), and actor, baptized in Hampshire, England (d. 1814)
  • 1765-05-28 Jean Baptiste Cartier, French musician and composer, born in Avignon, France (d. 1841)
  • 1765-06-01 Friedrich Ludwig Seidel, German composer, born in Treuenbrietzen (d. 1831)
  • 1765-06-13 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1807)
  • 1765-09-18 Oliver Holden, American composer, born in Shirley, Massachusetts (d. 1844)
  • 1765-10-16 Fédéric-Nicolas Duvernoy, French horn player and composer, born in Montbéliard, County of Montbéliard (d. 1838)
  • 1765-10-22 Daniel Steibelt, German pianist and composer, born in Berlin (d. 1823)
  • 1765-11-20 Friedrich Heinrich Himmel, German composer, born in Treuenbrietzen, Brandenburg, Prussia (d. 1814)
  • 1765-11-23 Thomas Attwood, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1838)
  • 1765-12-15 Philippe-Jacques Pfeffinger, composer, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1821)
  • 1765-12-25 Joseph Mazzinghi, composer
  • 1766-01-10 Louis Massonneau, German composer, born in Kassel, Germany (d. 1848)
  • 1766-02-24 Samuel Wesley, British organist and composer referred to as "The English Mozart" (Exultate Deo), born in Bristol, England
  • 1766-03-28 Joseph Weigl, German-Austrian composer (La Principessa d’Amalfi; Emmeline), and conductor, born in Eisenstadt, Hungary, Austrian Empire (d. 1846)
  • 1766-06-19 Edmund Weber, German composer, born in Hildesheim, Germany (d. 1828)
  • 1766-07-18 Friedrich Fleischmann, German composer, born in Marktheidenfeld, Germany (d. 1798)
  • 1766-08-01 Ignaz Anton Franz Xaver Ladurner, Austrian pianist and composer, born in Aldino, Italy (d. 1839)
  • 1766-08-22 Joseph-Denis Doche, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1825)
  • 1766-10-09 Bedrich Divis Weber, Bohemian composer and musicologist, born in Velichov, Czech Republic (d. 1842)
  • 1766-11-16 Rodolphe Kreutzer, French composer (La mort d'Abel) and virtuoso violinist, born in Versailles, France (d. 1831)
  • 1766-11-20 John Wall Calcott, English composer, born in Kensington, London (d. 1821)
  • 1767-02-04 Johann Franz Volkert, composer
  • 1767-03-13 Heinrich Domnich, German hornist and composer, born in Würzburg, Germany (d. 1844)
  • 1767-03-19 Leonhard von Call, composer
  • 1767-04-27 Andreas Romberg, German violinist and composer (Song of the Clock), born in Vechta, Germany (d. 1821)
  • 1767-05-04 Tyagaraja, Composer of Indian classical Carnatic music, born in Tiruvarur, Thanjavur District, Tamil Nadu (d. 1847)
  • 1767-05-24 Josef Schnabel, German composer, born in Naumburg am Queis, Silesia (d. 1831)
  • 1767-05-24 Ferdinand Franzl, German composer, born in Schwetzingen (d. 1833)
  • 1767-05-25 Friedrich Johann Eck, German violinist and composer (Concertos pour violon), born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1838)
  • 1767-07-31 Amelie Julia Candielle, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1834)
  • 1767-08-30 Christian Friedrich Gottlieb Schwencke, German pianist, composer and publisher, born in Wachenhausen (d. 1822)
  • 1767-09-08 Karl August von Lichtenstein, German composer, born in Lahm, Bavaria (d. 1845)
  • 1767-09-17 Henri-Montan Berton, French composer (d. 1844)
  • 1767-09-22 José Maurício Nunes Garcia, Brazilian classical composer (Master of Music at the Royal Chapel), born in Rio de Janiero, Brazil (d. 1830)
  • 1767-09-26 Wenzel Müller, Austrian composer, born in Markt Türnau, Moravia (d. 1835)
  • 1767-10-21 Francesco Ruggi, composer
  • 1767-11-11 Bernhard Romberg, German cellist, composer and royal chaplain bandmaster, born in Dinklage, Germany (d. 1841)
  • 1767-12-29 Aimé Ambroise Simon Leborne, Belgian-born French composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1866)
  • 1768-03-12 Carolus Antonius Fodor [Carel Anton Fodor], Dutch pianist, conductor and prominent composer, born in Venlo, Netherlands (d. 1846)
  • 1768-04-07 Karl Theodor Toeschi, composer
  • 1768-09-01 Carl Bernhard Wessely, composer
  • 1768-09-12 Benjamin Carr, American composer, born in London (d. 1831)
  • 1768-09-14 Georg Johann Schinn, German composer, born in Sinzig, Germany (d. 1833)
  • 1768-11-24 Jean-Engelbert Pauwels, composer
  • 1768-12-06 Johann Baptist Henneberg, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1822)
  • 1769-01-17 Ole Andreas Lindeman, composer
  • 1769-03-07 Josef Alois Ladurner, Austrian composer and priest, born in Algund (d. 1851)
  • 1769-03-25 Salvatore Vigano, Italian choreographer, dancer and composer, born in Naples (d. 1821)
  • 1769-04-11 Johann Georg Lickl, Austrian composer, born in Korneuburg, Austria (d. 1843)
  • 1769-04-12 Giovanni Agostino Perotti, Italian composer, born in Vercelli, Italy (d. 1855)
  • 1769-05-04 Charles Hague, English composer, born in Tadcaster, Yorkshire (d. 1821)
  • 1769-05-07 Giuseppe Farinelli, Italian composer, born in Este, Veneto, Italy (d. 1836)
  • 1769-06-01 Joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, composer
  • 1769-06-14 Dominique Della-Maria, French Italian composer (The Prisoner), born in Marseilles France (d. 1800)
  • 1769-07-04 Louis-Luc Loiseau de Persuis, French composer, born in Metz, France (d. 1819)
  • 1769-07-23 Alexey Titov, Russian composer, born in St. Petersburg, Russia (d. 1827)
  • 1769-08-14 Friedrich Dülon, German flautist and composer, born in Oranienburg (d. 1826)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 1201 - 1,300 of 5,902

  • 1825-08-23 Amos Bull, composer, dies at 81
  • 1825-10-10 Dmitry Stepanovich Bortniansky, Russian-Ukrainian harpsichordist and composer (Tantum Ergo), dies at 73
  • 1825-10-17 Peter Winter, German composer, dies at 71
  • 1825-11-01 Rodrigo Ferreira da Costa, composer, dies at 49
  • 1825-11-19 Jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer, dies at 34
  • 1825-12-29 Giuseppe Maria Gioacchino Cambini, composer, dies
  • 1825-12-30 Peter Grønland, Danish composer, dies at 64
  • 1826-01-17 Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga, Spanish composer (b. 1806)
  • 1826-03-11 Gervais-François Couperin, French composer, dies at 66
  • 1826-03-27 Jakob Haibel, Austrian composer, dies at 63
  • 1826-04-13 Franz Danzi, German composer & cellist, dies at 62
  • 1826-05-10 Giuseppe Sigismondo, Italian historian and composer, dies at 86
  • 1826-05-24 Friedrich Fesca, composer, dies at 37
  • 1826-05-25 Christian Friedrich Ruppe, Dutch-German composer, dies at 72
  • 1826-06-05 Carl Maria von Weber, German romantic composer (Der Freischutz), dies at 39
  • 1826-07-07 Friedrich Dülon, German flautist and composer, dies at 56
  • 1826-07-11 Carl Bernhard Wessely, composer, dies at 57
  • 1826-07-17 Joseph Graetz, German composer, dies at 65
  • 1826-07-24 Jacob Kimball, composer, dies at 65
  • 1826-07-26 Friedrich Wilhelm Weis, German physician and composer, dies at 82
  • 1826-08-30 Theodor Zwetler, Austrian composer, dies at 67
  • 1826-11-17 Louise Reichardt, German composer, dies at 47
  • 1826-11-22 Pavel Lambert Mašek, Czech composer, dies at 65
  • 1826-12-10 Benedikt Emanuel Schack, composer, dies at 68
  • 1827-01-30 Johann Philipp Christian Schulz, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1827-02-02 Johann Nepomuk Kalcher, composer, dies at 62
  • 1827-02-07 Franz Anton Dimmler, German composer, dies at 73
  • 1827-02-26 David Moritz Michael, German composer who worked in America, dies at 75
  • 1827-03-09 Franz Xaver Gerl, Austrian bass singer and composer, dies at 62

Person of interestLudwig van Beethoven

1827-03-26 Ludwig van Beethoven, German composer (5th Symphony, Ode to Joy), dies of liver disease at 56

  • 1827-04-24 Pierre-Joseph Candeille, French composer, dies at 82
  • 1827-04-26 Bernardo Ottani, Italian composer, dies at 90
  • 1827-08-02 James Hewitt, American composer and conductor, dies at 57
  • 1827-11-07 Bartolomeo Campagnoli, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 76
  • 1827-11-20 Alexey Titov, Russian composer, dies at 58
  • 1827-12-09 François Léonard Rouwyzer, composer, dies at 90
  • 1827-12-26 Jan David Holland, composer, dies at 81
  • 1828-01-13 Abbé Alexandre-Auguste Robineau, French composer and painter, dies at 80
  • 1828-03-08 Johann Anton Sulzer, Swiss writer and composer, dies at 75
  • 1828-06-15 Brizio Petrucci, Italian composer, dies at 91
  • 1828-10-03 Josephus Andreas Fodor, Dutch Classical era violinist and composer, dies at 77

Person of interestFranz Schubert

1828-11-19 Franz Schubert, Austrian composer (Die schöne Müllerin), dies at 31 from typhoid fever

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  • 1828-12-30 Waldemar Thrane, Norwegian composer, dies at 38
  • 1829-01-03 Robert Archibald Smith, Scottish composer, dies at 48
  • 1829-01-12 Michael Gottard Fischer, composer, dies at 55
  • 1829-01-25 William Shield, composer, dies at 80
  • 1829-02-16 François-Joseph Gossec, Belgian-French composer (Les Pêcheurs; Mirza), dies at 95
  • 1829-02-18 Jan Krtitel Kuchar, composer, dies at 77
  • 1829-05-08 Mauro Giuliani, Italian musician and composer, dies at 47
  • 1829-05-18 Bernardo Bittoni, Italian composer, dies at 72
  • 1829-06-27 Louis-Sébastien Lebrun, French composer, dies at 64
  • 1829-07-23 Wojciech Boguslawski, Polish composer, dies at 72
  • 1829-11-09 Jean Xavier Lefevre, composer, dies at 66
  • 1829-12-07 Johann Christoph Kienlen, German composer, dies at 45
  • 1829-12-14 Luigi Marchesi, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • 1829-12-17 Bernard Jumentier, French composer, primarily of sacred music, dies at 80
  • 1830-01-19 Wenzel Thomas Matiegka, Czech composer, dies at 56
  • 1830-01-20 Michal Bogdanowicz, composer, dies at 50
  • 1830-02-07 Marcus Antonio da Fonseca Portugal, Portuguese composer, dies at 67
  • 1830-04-01 Carl Borromaus Neuner, German composer, dies at 51
  • 1830-04-18 José Maurício Nunes Garcia, Brazilian classical composer (Master of Music at the Royal Chapel), dies at 63
  • 1830-08-03 Charles Frederick Horn, English musician and composer, dies at 68
  • 1830-08-12 Franz de Paula Roser, composer, dies at 50
  • 1830-09-19 Stanislas Champein, French composer, dies at 76
  • 1830-11-25 Pierre Rode, French composer, dies at 56
  • 1830-12-28 Adrien-Joseph van Helmont, Flemish composer, dies at 83
  • 1831-01-06 Rodolphe Kreutzer, French composer (La mort d'Abel) and virtuoso violinist, dies at 64
  • 1831-01-08 Franz Krommer, Czech composer, dies at 71
  • 1831-03-04 Georg Michael Telemann, German composer, dies at 82
  • 1831-03-12 Johann Franz Volkert, composer, dies at 64
  • 1831-04-13 Ferdinand Kauer, Austrian composer, dies at 80
  • 1831-05-05 Friedrich Ludwig Seidel, composer, dies at 65
  • 1831-05-24 Benjamin Carr, composer, dies at 62
  • 1831-06-16 Josef Schnabel, German composer, dies at 64
  • 1831-07-18 Thomas Greatorex, English composer, dies at 72
  • 1831-07-24 Maria Szymanowska, Polish pianist and composer, dies of cholera at 41
  • 1831-08-16 Eduard Brendler, Swedish composer, dies at 30
  • 1831-09-06 Johann Ernst Friedrich Wollank, German composer, dies at 49
  • 1831-09-10 George Guest, English organist and composer, dies at 60
  • 1831-09-18 Peter Hansel, German Austrian composer and violinist, dies at 60
  • 1831-11-14 Ignaz Joseph Pleyel, Austrian-French composer and piano builder, dies at 74
  • 1831-11-15 Vincenc Mašek, Bohemian composer, dies at 76
  • 1831-12-02 Traugott Maximilian Eberwein, German composer, dies at 56
  • 1831-12-11 John George Schetky, American violoncellist, music teacher and composer, dies at 55
  • 1832-02-10 Antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini, Italian composer, dies at 84
  • 1832-02-15 Hardenack Otto Conrad Zinck, German-Danish composer, dies at 85
  • 1832-03-10 Muzio Clementi, Italian composer, dies at 79
  • 1832-03-12 Friedrich Kuhlau, German-Danish opera composer, dies at 45
  • 1832-03-23 Wilhelm Würfel, Bohemian pianist and composer, dies at 41
  • 1832-05-15 Carl Friedrich Zelter, German composer, dies at 73
  • 1832-05-18 Bonafacio Asioli, Italian composer, dies at 62
  • 1832-05-26 François-Louis Perne, French composer, dies at 59
  • 1832-06-02 Manuel del Popolo García, Spanish composer and tenor, dies at 57
  • 1832-06-27 Claude-Joseph Rouget de Lisla, composer, dies at 72
  • 1832-08-31 Jean Nicolas Auguste Kreutzer, French violinist and composer, dies at 53
  • 1832-09-09 Bernhard Joseph Klein, composer, dies at 39
  • 1832-10-18 Othon Joseph Vandenbroek, composer, dies at 73
  • 1832-11-03 Pietro Generali, Italian composer, dies at 59
  • 1832-12-22 Ishmail Spicer, American composer, dies at 72
  • 1833-01-07 Ramón Cuéllar y Altarriba, Spanish composer, dies at 55

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