Composers in History (Part 18)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 1701 - 1,800 of 7,000

  • 1806-05-08 Johann Friedrich Kittl, Czech composer, born in Orlík, Bohemia (d. 1868)
  • 1806-05-27 Charles-Joseph Tolbecque, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1835)
  • 1806-06-02 Isaac Strauss, French violinist, conductor and composer, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1888)
  • 1806-06-27 Napoléon Coste, French guitarist and composer, born in Besançon, France (d. 1883)
  • 1806-07-23 Eduard Marxsen, German pianist and composer, born in Nienstädten, Hamburg, Germany (d. 1887)
  • 1806-08-21 Johannes Frederik Fröhlich, Danish violinist and composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1860)
  • 1806-09-13 Moritz Ganz, German composer and cellist, born in Mainz, Germany (d. 1868)
  • 1806-09-24 George Alexander Osborne, Irish pianist and composer (La Pluie de perles), born in Limerick, Ireland (d. 1893)
  • 1806-10-06 Andreas Randel, Swedish composer, born in Ramdala, Blekinge, Sweden (d. 1864)
  • 1806-12-06 Gilbert Duprez, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1896)
  • 1807-01-02 Tomasz Napoleon Nidecki, composer
  • 1807-01-04 Baltasar Saldoni, composer
  • 1807-01-06 Ludwig Erk, German composer and folk song collector, born in Wetzlar (d. 1883)
  • 1807-02-06 Hans Matthison-Hansen, Danish composer, born in Flensburg, Germany (d. 1890)
  • 1807-02-15 Ignacy Feliks Dobrzynski, Polish composer, born in Romanów, Russian Empire (d. 1867)
  • 1807-03-07 Franz Grave von Pocci, German poet/composer (Der Alchemist)
  • 1807-03-15 Gaetano Gaspari, Italian composer, born in Bolonga (d. 1881)
  • 1807-05-15 Luigi Ferdinando Casamorata, composer
  • 1807-06-02 Robert Fuhrer, composer
  • 1807-06-06 Adrien-François Servais, Belgian composer, born in Halle, Belgium (d. 1866)
  • 1807-09-11 Ignaz Lachner, German composer, born in Rain, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1895)
  • 1807-10-03 Heinrich Panofka, German violist and composer, born in Breslau, Germany (d. 1887)
  • 1807-10-21 Napoléon Henri Reber, French composer, born in Mulhouse, Alsace (d. 1880)
  • 1807-10-21 Miguel Hilarion Eslava y Elizondo, composer
  • 1807-11-16 François George-Hainl, French cellist and composer, born in Issoire, France (d. 1873)
  • 1808-02-09 Francesco Gomez da Rocha, composer
  • 1808-04-10 Auguste Franchomme, French cellist and composer, born in Lille, France (d. 1884)
  • 1808-05-15 Gottfried Herrmann, composer
  • 1808-05-15 Michael William Balfe, composer
  • 1808-05-17 Charles-Louis-Adolphe Vogel, French composer (Les trois couleurs), born in Lille, France (d.1892)
  • 1808-05-30 Joaquim Casimiro Jr., Portuguese composer, born in Lisbon (d. 1862)
  • 1808-06-24 Anna Caroline Oury, German pianist and composer, born in Landshut, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1880)
  • 1808-07-28 Charles Lucas, English composer, Principle of the Royal Academy of Music, born in Salisbury, England (d. 1869)
  • 1808-07-31 Frederick Crouch, English-born composer, born in London, England (d. 1896)
  • 1808-08-10 Carl Friedrich Weitzmann, composer
  • 1808-09-15 Louis Clapisson, French composer and violinist, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1866)
  • 1808-10-01 Eduard Sobolewski, Polish-American violinist and composer, born in Königsberg (d. 1872)
  • 1808-10-12 John Liptrot Hatton, English composer and pianist, born in Liverpool, England (d. 1886)
  • 1808-10-24 Ernst Richter, German musical theorist and composer, born in Großschönau, Saxony, Germany (d. 1879)
  • 1808-11-17 Alberich Zwyssig, composer
  • 1808-11-18 Antoine-Amable-Elie Elwart, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1877)
  • 1808-12-06 Johann Christian Gebauer, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen (d. 1884)
  • 1808-12-26 Albert Grisar, composer
  • 1809-01-02 Friedrich Wilhelm Jahns, composer
  • 1809-01-20 Sebastian de Iradier, Spanish composer (La Paloma)

Person of interestFelix Mendelssohn

1809-02-03 Felix Mendelssohn [Jakob Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy], German composer and pianist (Great Scherzos), born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1847)

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn
  • 1809-03-19 Fredrik Pacius, composer
  • 1809-03-31 Otto Jonas Lindblad, composer
  • 1809-04-23 Eugene-Prosper Prevost, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1872)
  • 1809-05-06 William Walker, American composer (The Southern Harmony), born in Martin's Mills, Cross Keys, South Carolina (d. 1875)
  • 1809-08-30 Adolf Friedrich Hesse, German composer, born in Wrocław, Poland (d. 1863)
  • 1809-10-02 Anton Emil Titl, Austrian composer, born in Nedvědice (d. 1882)
  • 1809-10-16 Francesco Schira, composer, born in Island of Malta (d. 1883)
  • 1809-10-22 Federico Ricci, Italian composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1877)
  • 1809-11-26 Marià Obiols, Catalan composer, born in Barcelona (d. 1888)
  • 1809-11-30 Thomas Molleson Mudie, English composer, born in London (d. 1876)
  • 1809-12-20 Friedrich Karl Kuhmstedt, German composer, born in Oldisleben, Germany (d. 1858)
  • 1810-01-05 Auguste Mermet, French opera composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1889)
  • 1810-02-08 Norbert Burgmüller, German composer, born in Düsseldorf, Germany (d. 1836)
  • 1810-02-11 Loisa Puget, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1889)
  • 1810-02-22 Holger Simon Paulli, composer

Person of interestFrederic Chopin

1810-03-01 Frederic Chopin, Polish-French pianist and composer (Concert in F Minor), born in Żelazowa Wola, Duchy of Warsaw (d. 1849) (baptismal records 22nd Feb)

Composer Frederic Chopin
Composer
Frederic Chopin
  • 1810-03-09 Jean-Georges Kastner, French composer, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1867)
  • 1810-05-02 Hans Christian Lumbye, Danish composer, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1874)
  • 1810-06-08 Robert Schumann, German composer (Neue Zeitschrift fuer Musik), born in Zwickau, Kingdom of Saxony (d. 1856)
  • 1810-06-09 Carl Otto Ehrenfried Nicolai, German composer, one of the founders of the Vienna Philharmonic, born in Königsberg, Prussia (d. 1849)
  • 1810-07-18 Peter [Josef Anton] Singer, Austrian monk, organist and composer, born in Unterhäselgehr, Tyrol (d. 1882)
  • 1810-08-14 Samuel Sebastian Wesley, English organist and composer, born in London (d. 1876)
  • 1810-11-07 Ferenc Erkel, Hungarian composer (Himnusz), born in Gyula (d. 1893)
  • 1810-11-16 Friedrich Wilhelm Kücken, German composer, born in Bleckede, Germany (d. 1882)
  • 1810-12-01 Joseph Gungl, composer
  • 1810-12-21 Ludwig Schuncke, German pianist & composer, born in Kassel, Germany (d. 1834)
  • 1811-02-23 George Washington Hewitt, composer
  • 1811-02-25 Carl Schuberth, German composer, born in Magdeburg, (d. 1863)
  • 1811-03-07 Christian Heinrich Hohmann, German composer, born in Niederwerrn (d. 1861)
  • 1811-03-23 Camille Marie Stamaty, composer
  • 1811-03-23 Carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer
  • 1811-03-30 Angelo Catelani, Italian composer/conductor
  • 1811-04-17 Ann Mounsey, English composer, born in Soho, London (d. 1891)
  • 1811-07-19 Vincenz Lachner, German composer, born in Rain am Lech, Bavaria, Germany (d 1893)
  • 1811-08-05 Ambroise Thomas, French opera composer (d. 1896)
  • 1811-09-15 Jan Nepomuk Škroup, Czech composer, born in Osice, Czech Republic (d. 1892)
  • 1811-10-16 Gaetano Capocci, composer

Person of interestFranz Liszt

1811-10-22 Franz Liszt, Hungarian romantic composer and virtuoso pianist (Faust Symphony), born in Raiding, Hungary (d. 1886)

Composer & Pianist Franz Liszt
Composer & Pianist
Franz Liszt
  • 1811-10-24 Ferdinand Hiller, German pianist, composer and conductor, born in Frankfurt am Main, Germany (d. 1885)
  • 1811-11-10 Louis Kufferath, German-Belgian composer, born in Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany (d. 1882)
  • 1811-11-13 Yuri Karlovich Arnold, Russian composer, born in St. Petersburg, Petrograd (d. 1898)
  • 1811-12-08 Louis Schindelmeisser, German clarinetist and composer, born in Königsberg, Prussia (d. 1864)
  • 1812-01-08 Sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, Swiss pianist, born in Geneva, Switzerland (d. 1871)
  • 1812-01-08 William Henry Holmes, English composer, born in Sudbury, England (d. 1885)
  • 1812-01-14 Carl Gradener, German composer, born in Rostock, Germany (d. 1883)
  • 1812-02-19 Lauro Rossi, Italian composer (I falsi monetari), born in Macerata (d. 1885)
  • 1812-02-29 Hermann Hirschboch, German composer
  • 1812-03-09 Jakob Eduard Schmolzer, Austrian composer, born in Graz, Austria (d. 1886)
  • 1812-03-11 William Vincent Wallace, composer
  • 1812-04-06 Gavril Yakimovich Lomakin, composer
  • 1812-04-27 Friedrich von Flotow, German composer, born in Teutendorf, Germany (d. 1883)
  • 1812-05-20 Gustav Adolf Mankell, composer
  • 1812-06-08 Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst, Moravian violinist and composer, born in Brno (d. 1865)
  • 1812-06-08 Spyridon Xyndas, Greek composer, born in Corfu, Greece (d. 1896)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 1701 - 1,800 of 5,516

  • 1869-01-28 Prudent-Louis Aubery du Boulley, French composer, dies at 72
  • 1869-03-08 Louis Hector Berlioz, French composer (Symphony Fantastic), dies at 65
  • 1869-03-23 Charles Lucas, English composer and Principle of the Royal Academy of Music, dies at 60
  • 1869-04-20 Carl Loewe, German composer, dies at 72
  • 1869-04-20 Piotr Studzinski, composer, dies at 42
  • 1869-05-10 Wilhelm Bernhard Molique, German composer and violonist, dies at 66
  • 1869-06-15 Albert Grisar, composer, dies at 60
  • 1869-10-23 Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Tolbecque, Belgian-French composer, dies at 72
  • 1869-12-18 Louis Moreau Gottschalk, American pianist and composer, dies at 40
  • 1870-01-07 Karl Schwencke, composer, dies at 72
  • 1870-01-11 Adolf Ganz, German composer and violinist, dies at 73
  • 1870-01-26 Cesare Pugni, Italian composer, dies at 67
  • 1870-02-11 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer, dies at 66
  • 1870-03-09 Theodore Labarre, French composer and harpist, dies at 65
  • 1870-03-10 Isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, Bohemian composer, dies at 75
  • 1870-03-18 Joaquin y Garbayo Gaztambide, composer, dies at 48
  • 1870-04-08 Charles-Auguste de Beriot, Belgian violinist/composer, dies at 68
  • 1870-04-19 Camille Marie Stamaty, composer, dies at 59
  • 1870-04-19 William Henry Havergal, composer, dies at 77
  • 1870-05-14 Ramon Vilanova y Barrera, composer, dies at 69
  • 1870-05-30 Gustave Vogt, French composer, dies at 89
  • 1870-06-08 Johann Gottlob Topfer, German composer, dies at 78
  • 1870-06-09 Erik Drake, Swedish composer (Swedish Academy of Music), dies at 82
  • 1870-07-22 Josef Strauss, Austrian composer (Dynamids), dies at 42
  • 1870-08-16 Edmund Passy, Swedish composer, dies at 80
  • 1870-09-02 Arthur Saint-Leon, French composer and dancer, dies at 48
  • 1870-10-20 Michael William Balfe, composer (Bohemian Girl), dies at 62
  • 1870-10-31 Mihály Mosonyi, Hungarian composer, dies at 55
  • 1870-12-16 Stanisław Duniecki, Polish composer, dies at 31
  • 1870-12-17 Saverio Mercadante, Italian composer, dies at 75
  • 1870-12-28 Alexei Fyodorovich Lvov, Russian composer, dies at 72
  • 1871-02-01 Alexander Nikoleyevich Serov, composer, dies at 51
  • 1871-03-20 Antonio Buzzolla, composer, dies at 56
  • 1871-04-05 Georg Andreas Henkel, composer, dies at 66
  • 1871-04-08 Charles-Louis Hanssens, Belgian composer, dies at 68
  • 1871-04-27 Sigismond Fortune Francois Thalberg, Austrian composer, dies at 59
  • 1871-05-12 Daniel-Francois-Esprit Auber, French opera composer, dies at 89
  • 1871-05-24 Francisco Salvador Daniel, composer, dies at 40
  • 1871-05-26 Aimé Maillart, French opera composer (Les Dragons de Villars), dies at 54
  • 1871-07-17 Carl Tausig, Polish pianist and composer, dies of typhoid at 29
  • 1871-09-03 Vaclav Horak, composer, dies at 71
  • 1871-09-08 Etienne-Joseph Soubre, composer, dies at 57
  • 1871-09-12 Karl Collan, Finnish composer, dies at 43
  • 1871-09-26 Cipriani Potter, English pianist and composer, dies at 78
  • 1871-12-29 Ferdinand Marcucci, Italian harpist and composer, dies at 71
  • 1872-03-30 Nikolaos Mantzaros, Italian-Greek composer, dies at 76
  • 1872-04-12 Nikolaos Mantzaros, Greek composer (b. 1795)
  • 1872-05-15 Thomas Hastings, American composer, dies at 87
  • 1872-05-17 Eduard Sobolewski, Polish-American violinist and composer, dies at 63
  • 1872-06-03 Heinrich Esser, German composer and conductor, dies at 53
  • 1872-06-04 Stanisław Moniuszko, Polish composer, dies at 53
  • 1872-06-28 Karl Ludwig Friedrich Hetsch, German composer, dies at 66
  • 1872-07-26 Michele Carafa, composer, dies at 84
  • 1872-08-11 Lowell Mason, US organist/composer (Zebulo), dies at 80
  • 1872-08-19 Eugene-Prosper Prevost, French composer, dies at 63
  • 1872-09-07 Antoni Stolpe, Polish pianist and composer, dies at 21
  • 1872-11-29 Giovanni Tadolini, composer, dies at 83
  • 1873-01-03 John Lodge Ellerton, British classical composer (The Bridal of Triermain, Domenica), dies at 71
  • 1873-01-28 Henry Hugo Pierson, English composer, dies at 57
  • 1873-02-14 Charles Samvei Bovy-Lysberg, composer, dies at 52
  • 1873-03-05 Marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, French composer, dies at 34
  • 1873-03-20 Adolphe Fétis, Belgian-French pianist and composer, dies at 52
  • 1873-04-13 Carlo Coccia, Italian composer, dies at 90
  • 1873-04-17 Semyon Stepanovich Gulak-Artemovsky, composer, dies at 60
  • 1873-05-13 Kaspar Masek, composer, dies at 79
  • 1873-05-26 August Conradi, German organist and composer, dies at 51
  • 1873-06-02 François George-Hainl, French cellist and composer, dies at 65
  • 1873-06-13 Angelo Mariani, Italian composer, dies at 51
  • 1873-07-03 Josef Michal Ksawery Jan Poniatowski, composer, dies at 57
  • 1873-07-14 Ferdinand David, German violinist and compser (Hohe Schule des Violinspiels), dies at 63
  • 1873-08-02 Frank Mori, English composer, dies at 53
  • 1873-08-26 Carl Wilhelm, composer, dies at 57
  • 1874-02-24 Anselmo Clavé, Spanish politician and composer, dies at 49
  • 1874-03-20 Hans Christian Lumbye, Danish composer, dies at 63
  • 1874-05-01 Vilém Blodek, Czech composer, dies at 39
  • 1874-10-06 Thomas Tellefsen, Norwegian pianist and composer, dies at 50
  • 1874-10-26 Peter Cornelius, German composer, dies at 49
  • 1874-12-22 Johann Peter Pixis, composer, dies at 86
  • 1875-01-03 Baldassare Galuppi, Italian composer (opera's buff), dies at 68
  • 1875-01-18 Joseph Philbrick Webster, composer, dies at 55
  • 1875-01-25 Leopold Jansa, composer, dies at 79
  • 1875-02-01 William Sterndale Bennett, English composer, dies at 58
  • 1875-03-10 Joseph Daussoigne-Méhul, French composer, dies at 84
  • 1875-03-18 Ferdinand Laub, composer, dies at 43
  • 1875-03-30 Marie Moke Pleyel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1875-04-24 Jose Maria de la Purificacion Ventura, composer, dies at 58
  • 1875-05-23 Johann Wilhelm Mangold, German composer, dies at 78

Person of interestGeorges Bizet

1875-06-03 Georges Bizet, French composer (Carmen), dies at 36

Composer Georges Bizet
Composer
Georges Bizet
  • 1875-06-15 Johan Peter Cronhamm, Swedish composer, dies at 72
  • 1875-07-17 Gabor Matray, composer, dies at 77
  • 1875-09-15 Louise Farrenc, French pianist, composer and only female professor at the Paris Conservatory during the 19th century, dies at 71
  • 1875-09-24 William Walker, American composer (The Southern Harmony), dies at 66
  • 1875-10-28 William Howard Glover, English composer, dies at 56
  • 1875-12-22 Nikolay Alexeyevich Titov, composer, dies at 75
  • 1876-02-10 Johan August Söderman, Swedish composer, dies at 43
  • 1876-02-21 Henry John Gauntlett, English organist and composer, dies at 70
  • 1876-02-28 Charles Edward Horsley, English composer, dies at 53
  • 1876-03-04 Alfred Holmes, English violinist and composer, dies at 38
  • 1876-03-05 Marie d'Agoult, [pen name Daniel Stern], French author and mother of composer Franz Liszt's children, dies at 70
  • 1876-03-19 Jozef Stefani, Polish composer, dies at 75