Composers in History (Part 6)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 501 - 600 of 7,419

  • 1690-10-08 Jaime de Casellas, Spanish composer, born in Valls, Spain (d. 1764)
  • 1690-10-19 Giuseppi Maria Carretti, composer
  • 1690-11-11 Gerhard Hoffmann, German composer, born in Rastenberg, Thuringia, (d. 1757)
  • 1690-11-22 François Colin de Blamont, French composer, born in Versailles, France (d. 1760)
  • 1690-11-24 Charles Theodore Pachelbel, composer
  • 1691-01-28 Johann Balthasar König, German Baroque composer, mainly of hymn music, born in Cannstatt, Duchy of Württemberg (d. 1758)
  • 1691-06-14 Jan Francisci, Slovak composer, born in Banská (d. 1758)
  • 1691-11-27 Josef Antonín Plánický, Czech composer, born in Manětín, Czech Republic (d. 1732)
  • 1692-01-06 Rynoldus Popma van Oevering, Dutch composer, born in Wergea, Netherlands (d. 1781)
  • 1692-04-08 Giuseppe Tartini, Venetian Baroque composer and violinist (Trillo del Diavolo), born in Piran, Venice (d. 1770)
  • 1692-08-13 Anton Simon Ignaz Praelisauer, German organist and composer, baptized in Kötzting, Electorate of Bavaria (now Bad Kötzting, Germany) (d. 1746)
  • 1692-10-08 Antonio Palella, Italian composer and harpsichordist, born in San Giovanni a Teduccio, Naples, Italy (d. 1761)
  • 1692-11-02 Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer, Dutch composer, born in Delden, Netherlands (d. 1766)
  • 1693-01-28 Gregor Joseph Werner, composer
  • 1693-08-08 Laurent Belissen, composer
  • 1693-08-30 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer and organist, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1745)
  • 1693-11-08 Leonhard Trautsch, German composer, born in München, Germany (d. 1762)
  • 1693-11-30 Christoph Förster, German composer, born in Bibra, Thuringia (d. 1745)
  • 1694-01-30 Joseph Joachim Benedict Munster, composer
  • 1694-04-07 Coelestin Praelisauer, German organist, composer, and monk, baptized in Kötzting, Electorate of Bavaria (now Bad Kötzting, Germany) (d. 1745)
  • 1694-07-04 Louis-Claude Daquin [d'Acquin], French organist and composer (La Rose), born in Paris (d. 1772)
  • 1694-07-26 Johann Samuel Endler, German composer, born in Olbernhau, Germany (d. 1762)
  • 1694-08-05 Leonardo Leo, Italian composer, born in San Vito degli Schiavi, Kingdom of Naples (d. 1744)
  • 1694-09-05 František Václav Míča, Czech conductor and composer, born in Třebíč, Czech Republic (d. 1744)
  • 1694-10-26 Johan Helmich Roman, Swedish composer, conductor and violinist, born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1758)
  • 1694-11-10 Jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1768)
  • 1694-12-28 Ceslav Vanura, Czech composer, born in Miletín (d. 1736)
  • 1695-01-06 Giuseppe Sammartini, Italian composer, born in Milan, Italy (d. 1750)
  • 1695-02-06 Andre Cheron, French composer & organist & harpsichordist, born in Paris, France (d. 1766)
  • 1695-09-03 Pietro Locatelli, Italian violinist and composer, born in Bergamo, Italy (d. 1764)
  • 1696-02-10 Johann Melchior Molter, German composer, born in Tiefenort, Thuringia (d. 1765)
  • 1696-02-17 Ernst Gottlieb Baron, German lutenist and composer, born in Breslau, Silesia (d. 1760)
  • 1696-02-29 Esprit Antoine Blanchard, French composer, born in Pernes (d. 1770)
  • 1696-05-23 Johann Caspar Vogler, German composer and organist, born in Hausen, Schwarzburg-Arnstadt (d. 1763)
  • 1696-08-12 Maurice Greene, English composer, born in London (d. 1755)
  • 1696-08-31 Johann Paul Kunzen, composer
  • 1696-11-11 Andrea Zani, Italian composer and violinist, born in Casalmaggiore, Cremona Province (d. 1757)
  • 1696-11-15 Gerhardus Havingha, Dutch organist and composer, born in Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1753)
  • 1697-01-01 Johann Pfeiffer, composer
  • 1697-01-30 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist & composer, born in Scheden, Germany (d. 1773)
  • 1697-02-17 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, French composer, born in Versailles, France (d. 1753)
  • 1697-04-08 Pierre Prowo, German composer, born in Altona (d. 1757)
  • 1697-04-16 Johann Gottlieb Gorner, German composer, born in Penig, Germany (d. 1778)
  • 1697-05-10 Jean Marie I'aine Leclair, French composer and violinist, born in Lyon, France (d. 1764)
  • 1697-06-11 Francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist, composer and theorist, born in Vercelli, Piedmont, Italy (d. 1780)
  • 1697-07-10 Francois Hanot, French composer and violinist, born in Dunkirk (d. 1770)
  • 1697-11-09 Claudio Casciolini, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1760)
  • 1697-12-05 Carlo Arrigoni, Italian composer and musician, born in Florence (d. 1744)
  • 1697-12-05 Giuseppe de Majo, Italian composer and organist, born in Naples (d. 1771)
  • 1698-03-10 Gaetano Maria Schiassi, composer
  • 1698-04-05 Georg Gottfried Wagner, German composer, born in Mühlberg, Saxony, Germany (d. 1756)
  • 1698-10-07 Henri Madin, French composer, born in Verdun (d. 1748)
  • 1698-10-22 Nicola Logroscino, Italian composer, born in Bitonto, Bari, Italy (d. 1765)
  • 1699-03-25 Johann Adolph Hasse, German composer (Antonio e Cleopatra), baptized in Bergedorf, Germany (d. 1873)
  • 1699-04-07 Andreas Benedikt Praelisauer, German choirmaster and composer, baptized in Kötzting, Electorate of Bavaria (now Bad Kötzting, Germany) (d. 1743)
  • 1699-08-10 Christoph Gottlieb Schroter, composer
  • 1699-11-13 Jan Zach, Czech composer, born in Čelákovice, Bohemia (d. 1773) baptism date
  • 1699-12-23 Joseph Gibbs, English composer and organist, born in Colchester (d. 1788)
  • 1700-03-13 James Kent, English composer, born in Winchester (d. 1776)
  • 1700-03-13 Michel Blavet, French composer, born in Besançon (d. 1768)
  • 1700-03-22 Giuseppe Sellitto, Italian opera composer, born in Naples (d. 1777)
  • 1700-07-15 Johann Christoph Richter, German composer Pantaleon Player and Organist, born in Dresden (d. 1785)
  • 1700-08-28 Carolomannus Pachschmidt, Austrian composer, born in Eisenstadt, Austria (d. 1734)
  • 1701-01-10 Johann Caspar Simon, German organist & composer, born in Schmalkalden, Germany (d. 1776)
  • 1701-06-13 Angelo Antonio Caroli, Italian composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1778)
  • 1702-01-06 Jose Melchior de Nebra Blascu, Spanish composer, born in Calatayud, Spain (d. 1768)
  • 1702-02-10 Jean-Pierre Guignon [né Giovanni Pietro Ghignone], Italian-French violinist and composer, born in Turin, Duchy of Savoy (now Italy) (d. 1774)
  • 1702-02-27 Johann Valentin Gorner, composer
  • 1702-03-25 Christian Gottlieb Ziegler, German composer, born in Pulsnitz, Saxony
  • 1702-03-27 Johann Ernst Eberlin, German composer, born in Jettingen-Scheppach, Germany (d. 1762)
  • 1702-07-06 Franz Anton Maichelbeck, German composer, born in Reichenau, Germany (d. 1750)
  • 1702-07-17 Johann Schneider, German composer and pupil of Bach, born in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1788)
  • 1702-09-06 Heinrich Nikolaus Gerber, German composer, born in Wenigenehrich, Germany (d. 1775)
  • 1703-01-11 Columban Praelisauer, German music director and composer, baptized in Kötzting, Electorate of Bavaria (now Bad Kötzting, Germany) (d. 1753)
  • 1703-01-20 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, Flemish composer, born in Brussels (d. 1741)
  • 1703-01-29 Carlmann Kolb, German composer and priest, born in Kösslarn, Lower Bavaria (d. 1765)
  • 1703-03-01 Dieudonne Raick, Flemish composer and organist, born in Liège (d. 1764) baptism date
  • 1703-05-08 Gottlob Harrer, German composer, born in Görlitz (d. 1755)
  • 1703-09-07 Jean Monnet, French composer, born in Condrieu, Rhône (d. 1785)
  • 1703-09-23 Jean-Marie Leclair, composer
  • 1704-02-24 Hubert Renotte, Flemish composer and organist, born in Liège (d. 1745)
  • 1704-05-07 Carl Heinrich Graun, German composer, born in Wahrenbrück, Brandenburg, Germany (d. 1759)
  • 1704-06-11 José António Carlos de Seixas, Portuguese composer, born in Coimbra, Portugal (d. 1742)
  • 1704-08-13 Lorenzo Fago, Italian composer and teacher, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1793)
  • 1704-10-02 František Tůma, Czech composer, born in Kostelec nad Orlicí, Bohemia (d. 1774)
  • 1704-11-10 Carlo Zuccari, Italian composer and violinist, born in Casalmaggiore, nr Cremona (d. 1792)
  • 1705-02-06 Johann Matthias Leffloth, German composer, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1731)
  • 1705-03-03 Michael Schevenstuhl, composer
  • 1705-04-20 Balthasar Schmid, German composer and printer, born in Nuremberg, Bavaria (d. 1749)
  • 1705-05-10 Gallus Zeiler, German composer, born in Kempten (d. 1755)
  • 1705-08-04 Václav Matyáš Gurecký, Bohemian composer, born in Přerov, Czech Republic (d. 1743)
  • 1705-09-19 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer and violinist, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1786)
  • 1705-09-28 Johann Peter Kellner, German organist and composer, born in Gräfenroda, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1772)
  • 1705-11-15 Louis-Gabriel Guillemain, French composer and violinist, born in Paris (d. 1770)
  • 1706-04-24 Giovanni Battista Martini, Italian Conventual Franciscan friar and composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1784)
  • 1706-09-20 František Václav Habermann, Czech composer, born in Lázně Kynžvart, Czech Republic (d. 1783)
  • 1706-09-21 Jacob Wilhelm Lustig, German composer, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1796)
  • 1706-10-18 Baldassare Galuppi, Venetian composer (opera buffa), born on Burano (d. 1785)
  • 1706-11-07 Carlo Cecere, Italian composer, born in Grottole, Italy (d. 1761)
  • 1707-01-22 Carl Hockh, German composer and violinist (d. 1773)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 501 - 600 of 5,898

  • 1747-07-09 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76
  • 1747-09-15 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, German baroque composer and organist, dies at 59
  • 1748-02-03 Henri Madin, French composer, dies at 49
  • 1748-03-23 Johann Gottfried Walther, German composer and musicologist, dies at 63
  • 1748-08-16 Pietro Giuseppe Sandoni, Italian composer, dies at 63
  • 1749-02-07 Andre Cardinal Destouches, composer, dies at 76
  • 1749-10-26 Louis-Nicholas Clerambault, French composer/organist, dies at 72
  • 1749-11-27 Balthasar Schmid, German composer and printer, dies at 44
  • 1749-11-27 Gottfried Heinrich Stölzel, German composer and librettist, dies at 59
  • 1749-12-19 Francesco Antonio Bonporti, composer, dies at 76
  • 1750-02-02 Johann Graf, German composer, dies at 65
  • 1750-02-22 Pietro Filippo Scarlotti, composer, dies at 71
  • 1750-05-29 Giuseppe Porsile, Neapolitan composer, dies at 70
  • 1750-06-02 Johann Valentin Rathgeber, German benedictine and composer, dies at 68
  • 1750-06-14 Franz Anton Maichelbeck, German composer, dies at 47

Person of interestJohann Sebastian Bach

1750-07-28 Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer (Art of the Fugue, Mattheus-Passion), dies at 65

  • 1750-09-14 Charles Theodore Pachelbel, American organist and composer, son of Johann Pachelbel, dies at about 60
  • 1750-09-15 Charles Theodore Pachelbel, composer, dies at 59
  • 1750-10-03 Georg Matthias Monn, Austrian composer, dies at 33
  • 1750-10-16 Silvius Leopold Weiss, German composer and lutenist, dies at 64
  • 1750-11-01 Giuseppe Sammartini, composer, dies at 55
  • 1750-11-15 Pantaleon Hebenstreit, German musician, composer, and instrument inventor, dies at 81
  • 1750-11-25 Francesco Feroci, composer, dies at 77
  • 1751-01-17 Tomaso Albinoni, Italian composer (Adagio in G-minor), dies at 79
  • 1751-05-20 Domingo Miguel Bernaube Terradellas, Spanish composer, dies at 38
  • 1751-11-22 Anton Englert, German composer and organist, dies at 77
  • 1752-07-20 John C Pepusch, English composer (Beggar's Opera), dies at about 85
  • 1752-11-23 Conrad Michael Schneider, composer, dies at 79
  • 1753-01-01 Louis-Maurice de La Pierre, French composer, dies at 55
  • 1753-03-06 Gerhardus Havingha, Dutch organist and composer, dies at 56
  • 1753-09-24 Georg Gebel, German musician and composer, dies at 45 [1]
  • 1753-10-23 Columban Praelisauer, German music director and composer, dies at 50
  • 1754-05-16 Giovanni Carlo Maria Clari, Italian composer, dies at 76
  • 1754-06-22 Nicholas Siret, French baroque composer and organist, dies at 91
  • 1754-11-09 Johann Christoph Frauenholtz, Alsatian composer, dies at 70
  • 1755-01-07 Gallus Zeiler, German composer, dies at 49
  • 1755-01-15 Azzolino Bernardino Della Ciaia, composer, dies at 83
  • 1755-03-24 Theodor Christlieb Reinhold, German composer, dies at 72
  • 1755-07-09 Gottlob Harrer, German composer, dies at 52
  • 1755-09-30 Francesco Durante, Neapolitan composer,and teacher dies at 71
  • 1755-10-28 Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, composer, dies at 65
  • 1755-11-25 Johann Georg Pisendel, German violist/composer, dies at 76
  • 1755-12-01 Maurice Greene, English composer, dies at 59
  • 1755-12-21 Caspar Ruetz, German composer, dies at 47
  • 1756-03-13 Johann Melchior Conradi, German composer, dies at 81
  • 1756-03-23 Georg Gottfried Wagner, German composer, dies at 57
  • 1756-04-10 Giacomo Antonio Perti, Italian composer, dies at 94
  • 1756-04-15 Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, German composer, dies at 29
  • 1756-09-19 Josef Antonin Sehling, composer, dies at 46
  • 1756-10-26 Johann Theodor Romhild, German composer and organist, dies at 72
  • 1757-03-20 Johann Paul Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
  • 1757-03-27 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer, dies at 39
  • 1757-07-04 Jean-Joseph Vadé, French songwriter, poet, and playwright, dies at 38
  • 1757-07-23 Domenico Scarlatti, Italian composer and harpsichordist (La Silvia), dies at 71
  • 1757-08-11 José Pradas Gallén, Spanish composer, dies at 67
  • 1757-09-28 Andrea Zani, Italian composer and violinist, dies at 60
  • 1757-11-08 Pierre Prowo, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1758-02-05 Bernhard Christian Weber, composer, dies at 45
  • 1758-03-22 Richard Leveridge, English bass singer and composer, dies at 87
  • 1758-04-02 Johann Balthasar Konig, composer, dies at 67
  • 1758-04-24 Florian Wrastill, Austrian composer of sacred music, choir master, and Benedictine monk, dies at 41
  • 1758-04-27 Jan Francisci, Slovak composer, dies at 66
  • 1758-04-30 François d'Agincourt, French composer (b. 1684)
  • 1758-10-19 Johan H Roman, Finnish/Swedish composer/conductor/violinist, dies
  • 1758-11-20 Johan Helmich Roman, Swedish composer, conductor and violinist, dies at 64
  • 1758-12-05 Johann Friedrich Fasch, German violinist and composer, dies at 70
  • 1759-04-08 Francois de La Croix, French composer, dies at 76

Person of interestGeorge Frideric Handel

1759-04-14 George Frideric Handel, German-British baroque composer and organist (Messiah, Water Music), dies at 74

  • 1759-06-19 Charles-Joseph-Balthazar Sohier, composer, dies at 31
  • 1759-07-25 Johann C Altnikol, German organist/klavecinist/composer, dies at 39
  • 1759-08-08 Karl Heinrich Graun, German composer, dies at 55
  • 1759-09-04 Girolamo Chiti, Italian composer and music theorist, dies at 80
  • 1760-01-18 Claudio Casciolini, Italian composer, dies at 62
  • 1760-02-14 François Colin de Blamont, French composer, dies at 69
  • 1760-03-14 Anton Filtz [Fils], German composer, dies at 26
  • 1760-04-12 Ernst Gottlieb Baron, German baroque composer, dies at 64
  • 1760-05-10 Johann Christoph Graupner, German harpsichordist and Baroque composer, dies at 77
  • 1761-01-03 Willem de Fesch, Dutch violinist and composer (Joseph), dies at 73
  • 1761-02-15 Carlo Cecere, Italian composer, dies at 54
  • 1761-03-07 Antonio Palella, Italian composer and harpsichordist, dies at 68
  • 1761-03-27 Johann Ludwig Steiner, Swiss composer, dies at 72
  • 1761-06-12 Meinrad Spiess, German composer, dies at 77
  • 1762-01-13 Leonhard Trautsch, German composer, dies at 68
  • 1762-02-11 Johann Tobias Krebs, composer, dies at 71
  • 1762-02-12 Laurent Belissen, French composer, dies at 68
  • 1762-04-23 Johann Samuel Endler, German composer, dies at 67
  • 1762-05-16 Ernst Christian Hesse, German composer, dies at 86
  • 1762-05-24 Joseph Umstatt, Austrian composer, dies at 51
  • 1762-06-19 Johann Ernst Eberlin, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1762-07-16 Jacques Hotteterre, French composer and flautist, dies at 87
  • 1762-07-20 Christoph Nichelmann, German composer and harpsichordist, dies at 44
  • 1762-09-17 Francesco Geminiani, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 74
  • 1762-10-06 Francesco Onofrio Manfredini, composer, dies at 78
  • 1763-06-01 Johann Caspar Vogler, German composer, dies at 67
  • 1763-07-17 Wenzel Raimund Pirck, composer, dies at 45
  • 1763-08-14 Giovanni Battista Somis, composer, dies at 76
  • 1763-09-14 Johann Philipp Sack, German composer, dies at 40
  • 1763-12-02 Carl August Thielo, composer, dies at 56
  • 1764-03-30 Pietro Locatelli, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 68
  • 1764-04-17 Johann Mattheson, German composer, dies at 82

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