Composers in History (Part 17)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1601 - 1,700 of 7,403

  • 1796-10-14 Adolf Ganz, German composer and violinist, born in Wiesbaden, Germany (d. 1870)
  • 1796-11-14 Carlo Conti, Italian composer, born in Arpino (d. 1868)
  • 1796-11-19 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, German composer, born in Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1875)
  • 1796-11-30 Carl Loewe, German composer, born in Löbejün, Germany (d. 1869)
  • 1796-12-09 Prudent-Louis Aubery du Boulley, French composer, born in Verneuil, Eure, France (d. 1869)
  • 1797-01-10 Annette von Droste-Hülshoff, German writer & composer, born in Havixbeck, Germany (d. 1848)

Person of interestFranz Schubert

1797-01-31 Franz Schubert, Austrian composer (Unfinished Symphony), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1828)

Composer Franz Schubert
Composer
Franz Schubert
  • 1797-02-24 Samuel Lover, composer
  • 1797-03-07 Carl Schwencke, German pianist and composer, born in Hamburg (d. 1870)
  • 1797-04-17 Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Tolbecque, Belgian-French composer and conductor, born in Hanzinne, Belgium (d. 1869)
  • 1797-05-06 Joseph Brackett, American religious leader (Shakers) and composer (Simple Gifts), born in Cumberland, Maine (d. 1882)
  • 1797-05-12 Johann Hermann Kufferath, German composer, born in Mülheim an der Ruhr (d. 1864)
  • 1797-05-30 Johann Christian Lobe, German composer, born in Weimar, Germany (d. 1881)
  • 1797-07-19 Johann Gottlieb Schneider, German composer, born in Neugersdorf, Germany (d. 1856)
  • 1797-07-21 Franz Schoberlechner, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1843)
  • 1797-08-05 Friedrich August Kummer, German composer and musician, born in Meiningen (d. 1879)
  • 1797-11-23 Gábor Mátray, Hungarian composer and musicologist, born in Nagykata, Hungary (d. 1875)
  • 1797-11-29 Domenico Gaetano Donizetti, Italian opera composer (L'elisir d'amore; Lucia di Lammermoor), born in Bergamo, Cisalpine Republic (d. 1848)
  • 1797-12-19 Josef Theodor Krov, Bohemian composer, singer and teacher, born in Nové Strašecí, Czechia (d. 1859)
  • 1797-12-26 Hans Skramstad, Norwegian pianist and composer, born in Toten (d. 1839)
  • 1798-01-06 Ferdinand Simon Gassner, Austrian composer and music writer, born in Vienna; (d. 1851)
  • 1798-01-31 Karl Gottlieb Reissiger, composer
  • 1798-04-19 Franz Joseph Glæser, Czech-Danish composer, born in Horní Jiřetín, Bohemia (d. 1861)
  • 1798-05-28 Josef Dessauer, Austrian composer, born in Prague (d. 1876)
  • 1798-06-05 Alexei Fyodorovich Lvov, Russian composer, born in Reval, Russian Empire (d. 1870)
  • 1798-10-28 Henri Bertini, French classical composer and pianist, born in London (d. 1876)
  • 1799-03-01 Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer
  • 1799-04-05 Vincenzo Fioravanti, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1877)
  • 1799-04-13 Joseph Rastrelli, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1842)
  • 1799-05-23 Thomas Hood, English poet and composer (The Song of the Shirt), born in London (d. 1845)
  • 1799-05-27 Fromental Halévy, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1862)
  • 1799-08-04 Olof Wilhelm Uddén, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm (d. 1868)
  • 1799-10-15 August Ferdinand Haeser, German composer, born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1844)
  • 1799-12-31 Thomas Taglichsbeck, German violinist & composer, born in Ansbach, Germany (d. 1867)
  • 1800-01-01 Sydney Nelson, composer
  • 1800-01-01 Vaclav Horak, composer
  • 1800-04-16 Jozef Stefani, Polish composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1876)
  • 1800-05-06 Ferdinand Marcucci, Italian harpist and composer, born in Florence (d. 1871)
  • 1800-05-10 Nikolay Alexeyevich Titov, composer
  • 1800-05-17 Carl Friedrich Zöllner, German composer, born in Mittelhausen, Germany (d. 1860)
  • 1800-09-16 Józef Nowakowski, Polish pianist and composer, born in Koryciska, Przysucha County, Poland (d. 1865)
  • 1800-11-04 Eduard Brendler, Swedish composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1831)
  • 1800-11-06 Eduard Grell, German composer, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1886)
  • 1800-11-14 Heinrich Ludwig Egmont Dorn, composer
  • 1800-11-15 George Rodwell, English composer, born in London (d. 1852)
  • 1800-12-23 Marco Aurelio Zani de Ferranti, Italian classical guitarist and composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1878)
  • 1800-12-27 John Goss, English organist and composer (Praise, My Soul, the King of Heaven), (d. 1880)
  • 1801-01-11 John Lodge Ellerton, British classical composer (The Bridal of Triermain, Domenica), born in Cheshire, England (d. 1873)
  • 1801-01-21 Ramon Vilanova y Barrera, composer
  • 1801-01-29 Johannes Bernardus van Bree, Dutch violinist/composer (Felix Meritis)
  • 1801-02-01 Adolf Fredrik Lindblad, Swedish lieder and classical composer, born in Skänninge, Sweden (d. 1878)
  • 1801-02-21 Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, Bohemian violinist, and composer, born in Prague, Bohemia (d. 1866)
  • 1801-04-12 Joseph Franz Karl Lanner, Austrian composer and violinist, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1843)
  • 1801-06-03 František Jan Škroup, Czech composer (Kde domov můj? - Czech national anthem), born in Osice, Czech Republic (d. 1862)
  • 1801-10-07 Adolf Muller, composer
  • 1801-10-23 (Gustav) Albert Lortzing, German Spieloper composer and actor (Zar und Zimmerman), born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1851)
  • 1801-10-28 Karl Georg Lickl, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1877)
  • 1801-11-03 Vincenzo Bellini, Italian opera composer (La Sonnambula, Norma), born in Catania, Sicily (d. 1835)
  • 1801-11-27 Alexander Egorovich Varlamov, Russian composer, born in Moscow (d. 1848)
  • 1801-12-15 August Freyer, Polish musician and composer, born in Saxony (d. 1883)
  • 1802-01-03 Feliks Ostrowski, Polish pianist and composer, born in Kraśnik, Russian Empire (d. 1860)
  • 1802-02-20 Charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer
  • 1802-04-01 Hubert Reis, German composer and violinist, born in Bonn (d. 1886)
  • 1802-04-27 Louis Niedermeyer, composer, born in Nyon, Switzerland (d. 1861)
  • 1802-05-31 Cesare Pugni, Italian composer, born in Genoa, Italy (d. 1870)
  • 1802-07-03 Joseph Labitzky, Bohemian composer, born in Krásno, Czech Republic (d. 1881)
  • 1802-07-12 Charles-Louis Hanssens, Belgian composer, born in Ghent, Belgium (d. 1871)
  • 1802-07-15 John Barnett, English composer (The Mountain Sylph), born in Bedford, England (d. 1892)
  • 1802-07-27 Benedikt Randhartinger, Austrian composer, born in Ruprechtshofen, Austria (d. 1893)
  • 1802-10-07 Wilhelm Bernhard Molique, German violinist and composer, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1869)
  • 1803-01-06 Henri Herz, Austrian pianist and composer, born in Vienna (d. 1888)
  • 1803-02-20 Friedrich Theodor Frohlich, composer
  • 1803-04-02 Franz Paul Lachner, German composer, born in Rain, Swabia, Germany (d. 1890)
  • 1803-04-27 Alfred Julius Becher, Austrian journalist and composer, born in Manchester, England (d. 1848)
  • 1803-05-07 Johan Peter Cronhamm, Swedish composer, born in Östra Karup, Skåne, Sweden (d. 1875)
  • 1803-06-24 George James Webb, English-American composer, born in Salisbury, Wiltshire, England (d. 1887)
  • 1803-07-20 Jakob Zeugheer, Swiss composer, born in Zürich (d. 1865)
  • 1803-07-23 Johann Vesque von Püttlingen, Austrian lawyer and composer, born in Lubomirski Palace, Opole Lubelskie, Poland (d. 1883)
  • 1803-09-03 Alexander Gurilyov, Russian composer, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1858)

Person of interestHector Berlioz

1803-12-11 Hector Berlioz, French composer (Symphonie fantastique), born in La Côte-Saint-André, France (d. 1869)

Composer Hector Berlioz
Composer
Hector Berlioz
  • 1804-01-12 Hippolyte Monpou, French organist and opera composer, born in Paris (d. 1841)
  • 1804-01-14 John Park, Scottish composer & minister, born in Greenock, Renfrewshire (d. 1865)
  • 1804-01-16 Karl August Krebs, German conductor and composer, born in Nuremberg (d. 1880)
  • 1804-02-02 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer
  • 1804-03-14 Johann Strauss the Elder, Viennese violinist and composer (Radetzky March), born in Leopoldstadt, Austria (d. 1849)
  • 1804-03-30 Salomon Sulzer, composer
  • 1804-04-04 Joseph Fischhof, Czech-Austrian pianist and composer, born in Bučovice, Moravia (d. 1857)
  • 1804-05-31 Louise Farrenc, French pianist, composer and only female professor at the Paris Conservatory during the 19th century, born in Paris (d. 1875)
  • 1804-06-01 Mikhail Glinka, Novosspaskoye Russia, composer ("Jota Aragonesa", "Ruslan and Ludmilla") [OS=May 20]
  • 1804-06-06 Petter Conrad Boman, Swedish composer, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1861)
  • 1804-10-10 Albin Masek, Czech composer, born in Prague (d. 1878)
  • 1804-11-27 Julius Benedict, German opera composer (Protoghesi), born in Stuttgart, Germany (d. 1885)
  • 1805-01-04 Stephan Hale Alonzo Marsh, composer
  • 1805-02-04 Georg Andreas Henkel, German composer (d. 1871)
  • 1805-03-05 Theodore Labarre, French composer and harpist, born in Paris, France (d. 1870)
  • 1805-03-30 Adrien de La Fage, composer
  • 1805-05-14 Johann Peter Emilius Hartmann, composer
  • 1805-06-08 Luigi Ricci, Italian composer, born in Naples (d. 1859)
  • 1805-06-21 Karl Friedrich Curschmann, German composer, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1841)
  • 1805-06-27 Stephen Elvey, English composer, born in Canterbury, Kent, England (d. 1860)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 1601 - 1,700 of 5,886

  • 1860-07-06 Alexandre Goria, French composer, dies at 37
  • 1860-08-26 Philipp Friedrich Silcher, German composer, dies at 71
  • 1860-09-25 Carl Friedrich Zöllner, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1860-10-06 Stephen Elvey, English composer, dies at 55
  • 1860-11-05 Carl Binder, Austrian composer, dies at 43
  • 1860-11-14 Feliks Ostrowski, Polish pianist and composer, dies at 58
  • 1861-02-12 Hippolyte-André-Baptiste Chélard, French violist, composer and conductor, dies at 72
  • 1861-03-10 Joseph-François Snel, Belgian composer, dies at 67
  • 1861-03-14 Louis Niedermeyer, composer, dies at 58
  • 1861-03-17 Petter Conrad Boman, Swedish composer, dies at 56
  • 1861-04-18 August Neithardt, German composer, dies at 67
  • 1861-05-03 Anthony Philip Heinrich, composer, dies at 80
  • 1861-05-12 Christian Heinrich Hohmann, composer, dies at 50
  • 1861-06-05 Tomas Genoves y Lapetra, composer, dies at 55
  • 1861-08-29 Franz Joseph Glæser, Czech-Danish composer, dies at 63
  • 1861-09-14 Fortunato Santini, Italian priest and composer, dies at 83
  • 1861-11-28 Robert Fuhrer, composer, dies at 54
  • 1861-12-14 Heinrich August Marschner, German opera composer, dies at 66
  • 1861-12-15 Gualtiero Sanelli, composer, dies at 45
  • 1861-12-16 Karol Joseph Lipinski, Polish composer and virtuoso violinist, dies at 71
  • 1862-01-05 Franz Joseph Fröhlich, German composer, dies at 81
  • 1862-02-07 František Jan Škroup, Czech composer (Kde domov můj? - Czech national anthem), dies at 61
  • 1862-03-08 Adrien de La Fage, composer, dies at 56
  • 1862-03-17 Fromental Halévy, French composer, dies at 62
  • 1862-04-07 Sydney Nelson, composer, dies at 62
  • 1862-05-29 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, Polish composer, conductor and pedagogue, dies at 71
  • 1862-08-31 Ignaz Assmayer, composer, dies at 72
  • 1862-11-17 Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer, dies at 63
  • 1862-12-24 Joseph Funk, early American composer, dies at 84
  • 1862-12-28 Joaquim Casimiro Jr., Portuguese composer, dies at 54
  • 1863-01-09 Ferdinand Huber, Swiss composer, dies at 71
  • 1863-04-08 Joseph Netherclift, English composer, dies at 70
  • 1863-04-15 Jan Nepomuk Kanka, Czech composer, dies at 90
  • 1863-05-14 Emile Racine Gauthier Prudent, composer, dies at 46
  • 1863-06-07 Franz Xaver Gruber, Austrian organist and composer (Silent Night), dies at 75
  • 1863-07-22 Carl Schuberth, composer, dies at 52
  • 1863-08-05 Adolf Friedrich Hesse, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1863-11-21 Joseph Mayseder, Austrian violinist and composer, dies at 74
  • 1864-01-04 Mateo Ferrer, composer, dies at 75
  • 1864-01-08 Victor Dourlen, French composer, dies at 83

Person of interestStephen Foster

1864-01-13 Stephen Foster, American composer (My Old Kentucky Home), dies at 37 in New York

Father of American Music Stephen Foster
Father of American Music
Stephen Foster
  • 1864-01-15 Isaac Nathan, UK-Australian composer (b. 1792)
  • 1864-01-23 Michele Puccini, Italian organist and composer (father of Giacomo), dies at 50
  • 1864-01-24 Otto Jonas Lindblad, Swedish composer (Kungssången - Royal Anthem), dies at 54
  • 1864-02-16 Vaclav Jindrich Veit, composer, dies at 58
  • 1864-03-30 Louis Schindelmeisser, German clarinetist and composer, dies 52
  • 1864-04-13 Johann Schneider, German composer & organist, dies at 74
  • 1864-05-02 Giacomo Meyerbeer, German opera composer (Gott und die Natur - God and Nature), dies at 72
  • 1864-07-28 Johann Hermann Kufferath, German composer, dies at 67
  • 1864-10-18 Jacques-François Gallay, French horn player and composer, dies at 68
  • 1864-10-27 Andreas Randel, Swedish composer, dies at 58
  • 1864-12-21 William Henry Fry, American composer, dies at 51
  • 1865-04-08 John Park, Scottish composer, dies at 61
  • 1865-06-15 Jakob Zeugheer, Swiss composer, dies at 61
  • 1865-07-24 Johan Filip von Schantz, composer, dies at 30
  • 1865-08-17 Johann Nepomuk Poissl, Bavarian composer, dies at 82
  • 1865-08-27 Józef Nowakowski, Polish pianist and composer, dies at 64
  • 1865-09-24 Frantiszek Sołtyk, Polish composer, dies at 81
  • 1865-10-08 Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst, Moravian violinist and composer, dies at 51
  • 1865-10-12 William Vincent Wallace, Irish-American violinist (known as the 'Australian Paganini'), and composer (Maritana), dies at 53
  • 1865-11-06 Thérèse Wartel, French pianist and composer, dies at 51
  • 1865-11-23 Josef Leopold Zvonař, Czech organist and composer, dies at 41
  • 1865-12-06 Sebastian de Iradier, Spanish composer (Arreglito), dies at 56
  • 1865-12-18 Francisco Manuel da Silva, composer, dies at 70
  • 1866-03-10 Antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer, dies at 87
  • 1866-03-19 Louis Clapisson, French composer and violinist, dies at 57
  • 1866-03-20 Rikard Nordraak, Norwegian composer, dies at 23
  • 1866-04-01 Aime Ambroise Simon Leborne, composer, dies at 98
  • 1866-04-15 William Jackson, British organist and composer, dies at 51
  • 1866-05-17 Adolf Bernhard Marx, German composer, dies at 70
  • 1866-07-23 Thomas Forbes Walmisley, English composer, dies at 83
  • 1866-07-25 Aloys Schmitt, German pianist, composer and music theorist (Preparatory Exercises, Op. 16) dies at 77
  • 1866-11-26 Adrien-François Servais, Belgian composer, dies at 59
  • 1866-11-26 Carl Jonas Love Almquist, Swedish composer (Tornrosens Buck), dies at 72
  • 1866-12-03 Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, Bohemian violinist, and composer, dies at 65
  • 1867-02-23 George Thomas Smart, composer, dies at 90
  • 1867-03-06 Wiktor Kazynski, composer, dies at 54
  • 1867-03-16 Benjamin Hanby, composer, dies at 33
  • 1867-03-22 Ferdinando Giorgetti, Italian composer, dies at 70
  • 1867-08-14 Niccola Benvenuti, composer, dies at 84
  • 1867-09-01 Edward Hodges, English organist and composer, dies at 71
  • 1867-09-10 Simon Sechter, Austrian composer and music theorist, dies at 78
  • 1867-10-05 Thomas Taglichsbeck, composer, dies at 67
  • 1867-10-10 Ignacy Feliks Dobrzynski, composer, dies at 60
  • 1867-10-26 John Fawcett, English composer, dies at 77
  • 1867-12-06 Giovanni Pacini, composer, dies at 71
  • 1867-12-07 Rudolf Viole, composer, dies at 42
  • 1867-12-19 Jean-Georges Kastner, French composer, dies at 57
  • 1868-01-03 Moritz Hauptmann, German composer, dies at 75
  • 1868-01-07 William Batchelder Bradbury, American composer, dies at 51
  • 1868-01-22 Moritz Ganz, German composer and cellist, dies at 61
  • 1868-03-02 Carl Eberwein, German composer and violinist, dies at 81
  • 1868-04-03 Franz Berwald, Swedish composer, dies of pneumonia at 71
  • 1868-05-03 Olof Wilhelm Uddén, Swedish composer, dies at 68
  • 1868-06-05 Anselm Hüttenbrenner, Austrian composer, dies at 73
  • 1868-07-06 Samuel Lover, Irish composer, dies at 71
  • 1868-07-10 Carlo Conti, Italian composer, dies at 71
  • 1868-07-16 Louis François Dauprat, French composer and horn player, dies at 87
  • 1868-07-20 Antoine Prumier, French harpist and composer, dies at 75
  • 1868-07-20 Johann Friedrich Kittl, Czech composer, dies at 62

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