Composers in History (Part 8)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 7,403

  • 1720-08-11 Martin Gerbert, German composer, music historian and abbot, born in Horb am Neckar (d. 1793)
  • 1720-08-20 Bernard de Bury, French musician and composer, born in Versailles, France (d. 1785)
  • 1720-09-22 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer
  • 1720-10-17 Maria Teresa Agnesi, composer
  • 1720-11-16 Charles-Antoine Campion, Italian composer, born in Lunéville, Lorraine, France (d. 1788)
  • 1720-12-04 Jean-Jacques Robson, Flemish composer, born in Dendermonde, Belgium (d. 1785)
  • 1721-02-13 John Reid [Robertson], British Army General and composer (d. 1807)
  • 1721-04-01 Pieter Hellendaal, Dutch violinist/organist/composer (Glees)
  • 1721-08-13 Francis Hutcheson, Irish composer, born in Dublin (d. 1784)
  • 1721-10-25 Pierre Talon, French composer and cellist, born in Reims (d. 1785)
  • 1722-01-14 Friedrich Gottlob Fleischer, German organist & composer, born in Köthen, Germany (d. 1806)
  • 1722-01-28 Johann Ernst Bach, composer
  • 1722-04-12 Pietro Nardini, Italian composer, born in Livorno (d. 1793)
  • 1722-05-21 Wilhelm Gottfried Enderle, German composer and violinist, born in Bayreuth (d. 1790)
  • 1722-05-22 Johannes Schmidlin, Swiss composer, born in Zürich, Switzerland (d. 1772)
  • 1722-06-08 Jakob Friedrich Kleinknecht, German composer, born in Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (d. 1794)
  • 1722-06-30 Jiří Antonín Benda, Czech composer and violinist, born in Benátky nad Jizerou, Bohemia (d. 1795)
  • 1722-09-14 Joseph Paul Ziegler, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1767)
  • 1722-10-05 Gregorio Sciroli, Italian composer, born in Naples (d. 1781)
  • 1722-11-11 Johann Philipp Sack, German composer, born in Harzgerode, Germany (d. 1763)
  • 1723-01-01 Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer
  • 1723-04-14 John Wainwright, English composer and organist (d. 1768)
  • 1723-04-25 Giovanni Marco Rutini, Italian composer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1797)
  • 1723-06-18 Giuseppe Scarlatti, Italian composer, born in Naples (d. 1777)
  • 1723-06-30 Christian Ernst Graf, Dutch composer, born in Rudolstadt, Germany (d. 1804)
  • 1723-07-29 Christleib Siegmund Binder, composer
  • 1723-10-15 Johann Andreas Joseph Giulini, German composer (Canticum Zacharia), baptized in Augsburg, Bavaria (d. 1722)
  • 1723-12-22 Carl Friedrich Abel, German composer, born in Köthen, Germany (d. 1787)
  • 1724-01-30 Ignaz Franz Xaver Kurzinger, German composer, born in Rosenheim (d. 1797)
  • 1724-04-27 Ferdinand Philipp Joseph Lobkowitz, Czech composer, born in Prague, Czech Republic (d. 1784)
  • 1724-09-14 Ignaz Vitzthumb, Austrian musician, composer, and conductor, born in Baden bei Wien, Austria (d. 1816)
  • 1724-10-01 Giovanni Battista Cirri, Italian cellist and composer, born in Forlì, Emilia-Romagna Region, Italy (d. 1808)
  • 1724-12-01 Dismas Hatas, Czech composer, born in Vysoké Mýto (d. 1777)
  • 1724-12-05 Joseph Friebert, Austrian composer, born in Gnadendorf, Lower Austria (d. 1799)
  • 1724-12-08 Claude-Bénigne Balbastre, French organist, harpsichordist, and composer, born in Dijon, France (d. 1799)
  • 1724-12-31 Franz Joseph Oehlschlagel, Czech organist & composer, born in Lahošť, Czech Republic (d. 1788)
  • 1725-03-29 Joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, Swiss composer, born in Lucerne, Switzerland (d. 1765)
  • 1725-04-01 Francois Bainville, composer
  • 1725-04-20 Johann Friedrich Klöffler, German composer, born in Kassel, Germany (d. 1790)
  • 1725-06-17 Joseph Anton Bauer, composer (d. 1808)
  • 1725-07-16 Georg Simon Löhlein, German pianist and composer, born in Neustadt bei Coburg, Germany (d. 1781)
  • 1725-08-15 Ferdinando Bertoni, Italian composer, born in Salò, Lombardy (d. 1813)
  • 1725-08-24 Johann Balthasar Kehl, German composer, born in Coburg, Germany (d. 1778)
  • 1725-12-25 Esteban Salas y Castro, Cuban composer, born in Havana, Cuba (d. 1803)
  • 1726-03-14 Josef Antonin Stepan, Bohemian composer, born in Kopidlno, Czech Republic (d. 1797)
  • 1726-05-25 Giuseppi Paolucci, Italian composer, born in Siena, Italy (d. 1776)
  • 1726-07-20 William Jones, English composer and curate, born in Lowick (d. 1800)
  • 1726-08-26 Karl Kohaut, Austrian composer and lutenist, born in Vienna (d. 1784)
  • 1726-09-07 François-André Danican Philidor, French composer and chess champion, born in Dreux, France (d. 1795)
  • 1726-12-24 Johann Ernst Hartmann, Danish organist & composer, born in Glogów, Poland (d. 1793)
  • 1727-01-11 Franz Sebastian Haindl, composer
  • 1727-01-13 Johann Christoph Schmügel, German organist and composer (baptized in Pritzier, Swedish Powerania (now Germany) (d. 1798)
  • 1727-02-25 Armand-Louis Couperin, French composer and organist (Notre Dame)
  • 1727-03-14 Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, German composer, born in Danzig (Gdańsk), Royal Prussia (d. 1756)
  • 1727-03-30 Tommaso MFS Traetta, Ital's opera composer/band leader (Farnace)
  • 1727-04-07 Henri Hardouin, French composer, born in Grandpré (d. 1808)
  • 1727-04-12 Gaspare Gabellone, Italian composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1796)
  • 1727-08-15 Johann Georg Holzbogen, German violinist and composer, born in Schwandorf, Bavaria (d. 1775)
  • 1727-08-23 Friedrich Hartmann Graf, German composer, born in Rudolstadt, Germany (d. 1795)
  • 1727-09-29 Henry Harington, composer
  • 1727-10-09 Johann Wilhelm Hertel, German composer, born in Eisenach, Germany (d. 1789)
  • 1728-01-06 Charles-Joseph-Balthazar Sohier, composer
  • 1728-01-16 Niccolo Piccinni, Italian composer (Buona Figliuola)
  • 1728-01-17 Johann Gottfried Müthel, German keyboard virtuoso and composer, born in Mölln, Duchy of Lauenburg (now Germany) (d. 1788)
  • 1728-03-22 Giacomo Insanguine, Italian organist and composer, born in Monopoli (d. 1795)
  • 1728-04-02 Franz Asplmayr, Austrian composer, born in Linz (d. 1786)
  • 1728-06-15 Pietro Alessandro Pavona, Italian composer (d. 1786)
  • 1728-07-16 Henri Moreau, Flemish composer, born in Liège (d. 1803)
  • 1728-09-21 Louis Emmanuel Jadin, French composer, born in Versailles, France (d. 1853)
  • 1728-12-09 Pietro Alessandro Guglielmi, Italian opera composer, born in Massa, Tuscany, Italy (d. 1804)
  • 1728-12-21 Hermann Friedrich Raupach, German composer, born in Stralsund, Germany (d. 1778)
  • 1728-12-25 Johann Adam Hiller, German composer, born in Wendisch-Ossig, Saxony (d. 1804)
  • 1729-01-22 Giuseppe Luigi Tibaldi, composer
  • 1729-05-02 Florian Johann Deller, Austrian composer, baptized in Drosendorf, Austria (d. 1773)
  • 1729-05-03 Florian Leopold Gassmann, Bohemian composer, born in Brüx, Bohemia (d. 1774)
  • 1729-09-22 George Wilhelm Gruber, composer
  • 1729-10-16 (Pieter) Pierre van Maldere, Flemish violinist and composer, born in Brussels, Southern Low Countries (now Belgium), (d. 1768)
  • 1729-10-17 Pierre-Alexandre Monsigny, composer
  • 1729-12-01 Giuseppe Sarti, Italian composer, born in Faenza, (d. 1802)
  • 1729-12-03 Antonio Soler, Spanish Catalan composer (Fandango), born in Olot, Catalonia, Spain (d. 1783)
  • 1729-12-20 Franz Xaver Thomas Pokorny, Czech composer, born in Městec Králové (d. 1794)
  • 1730-01-12 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, German bassoonist and composer, born in Barum, Electorate of Brunswick-Lüneburg (now Germany) (d. 1793)
  • 1730-01-15 John Malchair, German-born English artist, violinist and composer, born in Cologne (d. 1812)
  • 1730-02-23 Christian Joseph Lidarti, composer
  • 1730-04-25 Fedele Fenaroli, Italian composer, born in Lanciano, Italy (d. 1818)
  • 1730-05-29 William Jackson [Jackson of Exeter], English composer and organist, born in Exeter, England (d. 1803)
  • 1730-06-07 Georg von Pasterwiz, Austrian composer, born in Passau, Germany (d. 1803)
  • 1730-06-14 Antonio Sacchini, Italian opera composer, born in Florence (d. 1786)
  • 1730-06-20 Nonnosus Madlseder, German composer, born in Merano (d. 1797)
  • 1730-10-14 Jean-Joseph Rodolphe, Alsatian composer, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1812)
  • 1730-10-17 Ernestus Weinrauch, composer
  • 1730-12-14 Capel Bond, English composer, born in Gloucester (d. 1790)
  • 1731-03-07 Jean-Louis Laruette, French musician and composer of comic opera, born in Paris, France (d. 1792)
  • 1731-04-04 Francesc Morera i Cots, Valencian composer, born in Sant Mateu (d. 1793)
  • 1731-05-11 Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer
  • 1731-05-29 Orazio Mei, Italian composer, born in Pisa (d. 1788)
  • 1731-08-04 Giuseppe Colla, Italian composer, born in Parma, Italy (d. 1806)
  • 1731-09-07 Damasus Brosmann, Moravian composer, born in Fulnek, Czech Republic (d. 1798)
  • 1731-09-07 Elisabetta de Gambarini, English composer, born in Holles Street, St Marylebone, Middlesex (d. 1765)
  • 1731-11-01 Theodore-Jean Tarade, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1788)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 701 - 800 of 5,886

  • 1779-12-15 Manuel Jeronimo Romero de Avila, Spanish theorist and composer, dies at 62
  • 1779-12-28 Gennaro Manna, Italian composer, dies at 64
  • 1780-01-02 Johann Ludwig Krebs, German musician & composer, dies at 66
  • 1780-01-10 Francesco Antonio Vallotti, Italian organist/composer, dies at 82
  • 1780-04-21 Ferdinand Zellbell the younger, Swedish composer and co-founder of the Royal Swedish Academy of Music, dies at 60
  • 1780-08-19 Bernhard Haltenberger, German composer, dies at 32
  • 1781-01-22 Johann Siebenkas, composer, dies at 66
  • 1781-02-04 Josef Mysliveček, Czech composer, dies at 43
  • 1781-05-22 Garret Wesley, 1st Earl of Mornington, Anglo-Irish composer, dies at 45
  • 1781-07-11 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
  • 1781-07-30 Augustin Ullinger, German composer, dies at 35
  • 1781-10-09 Thomas Erskine, 6th earl of Kellie, Scottish composer and musician, dies at 49
  • 1781-10-27 Herman-Francois Delange, Belgian composer, dies at 66
  • 1781-12-16 Georg Simon Löhlein, German pianist and composer, dies at 56
  • 1782-01-01 Johann Christian Bach (English Bach), German composer & 11th son of Johann Sebastian Bach, dies at 46
  • 1782-03-19 Louis-Henry Paisible, French composer, dies at 33
  • 1782-04-06 Rynoldus Popma van Oevering, composer, dies at 90
  • 1782-04-22 Josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, Czech composer, dies at 66
  • 1782-05-20 Carlo Giovanni Testori, composer, dies at 68
  • 1782-05-20 Christoph Gottlieb Schroter, composer, dies at 82
  • 1782-07-15 Robert Wainwright, English composer and church organist, dies at 33
  • 1782-07-21 Placidus Cajetan von Camerloher, German composer, dies at 63
  • 1782-10-23 Joseph Riepel, Austrian-born German composer, dies at 73
  • 1783-01-05 Friedrich Wilhelm Reidt, composer, dies on 73rd birthday
  • 1783-02-10 James Nares, composer, dies at 67
  • 1783-03-23 Gaspard Fritz, Swiss composer and violinist, dies at 67
  • 1783-04-07 Ignaz Jakob Holzbauer, Austrian composer, dies at 71
  • 1783-04-10 František Václav Habermann, Czech composer, dies at 76
  • 1783-12-16 Johann Adolf Hasse, Dutch operatic composer (Sesostrate), dies at 84
  • 1783-12-20 Antonio Soler, Spanish Catalan composer (Fandango), dies at 54
  • 1784-01-11 Ferdinand Philipp Joseph Lobkowitz, Czech composer, dies at 59
  • 1784-02-24 Anton Laube, Bohemian composer, dies at 65
  • 1784-04-02 Pierre Leclair, French composer and violinist, dies at 74
  • 1784-06-07 Jean-Baptiste Canavas, composer, dies at 71
  • 1784-07-01 Wilhelm Friedemann Bach, German composer and son of J.S. Bach (Sinfonias 64), dies at 73
  • 1784-08-03 Giovanni Battista Martini, Italian Conventual Franciscan friar and composer, dies at 78
  • 1784-08-06 Karl Kohaut, Austrian composer and lutenist, dies at 57
  • 1784-09-27 Boniface Stoeckl, German composer, dies at 38
  • 1785-01-03 Baldassare Galuppi, Venetian composer (opera buffa), dies at 68
  • 1785-02-19 Johann Christoph Richter, composer, dies at 84
  • 1785-04-26 Karl Siegmund von Seckendorff, German composer, dies at 40
  • 1785-05-09 Franz Xaver Schnitzer, German composer, dies at 44
  • 1785-05-10 Etienne Joseph Floquet, French opera composer, dies at 36
  • 1785-05-15 Karel Blazej Kopriva, Czech organist and composer, dies at 29
  • 1785-06-05 Gottfried August Homilius, composer, dies at 71
  • 1785-06-06 Johann Michael Demmler, German composer, dies at 36
  • 1785-06-25 Pierre Talon, French composer and cellist, dies at 63
  • 1785-10-24 Jean-Jacques Robson, Flemish composer, dies at 64
  • 1785-11-19 Bernard de Bury, French musician and composer, dies at 65
  • 1785-12-08 Antonio Maria Mazzoni, composer, dies at 68
  • 1785-12-29 Johann Heinrich Rolle, composer, dies at 69
  • 1786-01-14 Michael Arne, English composer (b. 1740 or 1741)
  • 1786-02-20 Johann Wolfgang Kleinknecht, German composer, dies at 70
  • 1786-03-07 František Benda, Bohemian violinist and composer, dies at 76
  • 1786-05-19 John Stanley, English blind composer and organist, dies at 74
  • 1786-07-22 Vaclav Kalous [Simon à Scto Bartholomaeo], Czech composer, dies at 71
  • 1786-07-29 Franz Asplmayr, composer, dies at 58
  • 1786-08-07 Friedrich Schwindl, Dutch composer, dies at 49
  • 1786-08-16 Henri-Jacques de Croes, Flemish composer and violinist, dies at 80
  • 1786-10-06 Antonio Sacchini, Italian opera composer, dies at 56
  • 1786-10-19 Pietro Alessandro Pavona, composer, dies at 58
  • 1787-05-13 Johann Michael Malzat, Austrian composer, dies at 38
  • 1787-05-28 Johann Georg Leopold Mozart, Austrian composer, dies at 67
  • 1787-06-20 Carl Friedrich Abel, German/British viola player/composer, dies at 63
  • 1787-11-15 Christoph Willibald Gluck, Austrian composer (Iphigénie Tauride), dies at 73
  • 1787-11-23 Anton Schweitzer, German composer, dies at 52
  • 1788-01-05 Johann Schneider, German composer and pupil of Bach, dies at 85
  • 1788-01-15 Gaetano Latilla, composer, dies at 77
  • 1788-01-17 Alessio Prati, Italian composer, dies at 37
  • 1788-01-31 Francesco Zannetti, Italian composer, dies at 50
  • 1788-02-22 Franz Joseph Oehlschlagel, composer, dies at 63
  • 1788-03-01 Orazio Mei, Italian composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-04-12 Carl Joseph Toeschi, German composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-04-12 Charles-Antoine Campion, Italian composer, dies at 67
  • 1788-04-15 Giuseppe Bonno, Austrian composer, dies at 77
  • 1788-06-28 Johann Christoph Vogel, German composer, dies at 32
  • 1788-07-14 Johann Gottfried Müthel, German keyboard virtuoso and composer, dies at 60
  • 1788-09-14 Theodore-Jean Tarade, French composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-09-26 Francois Bainville, composer, dies at 63
  • 1788-10-18 Jean-Guillain Cardon, composer, dies at 56
  • 1788-11-01 Johann Samuel Schroeter, composer, dies
  • 1788-11-15 Peregrinus Pogl, composer, dies at 77
  • 1788-12-12 Joseph Gibbs, English composer and organist, dies at 88
  • 1788-12-14 Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, German composer, dies at 74
  • 1789-01-01 Christleib Siegmund Binder, German composer, dies at 65
  • 1789-01-02 Franz Joseph Leonti Meyer of Schauensee, Swiss composer and organist, dies at 68
  • 1789-01-20 Johann Christoph Oley, German composer, dies at 50
  • 1789-02-02 Armand-Louis Couperin, French composer and organist (Notre Dame), dies at 63
  • 1789-05-10 Guillaume-Gommaire Kennis, Belgian violinist and composer, dies at 72
  • 1789-06-07 Vaclav Jan Kopriva, Czech composer and organist, dies at 81
  • 1789-06-14 Johann Wilhelm Hertel, German composer, dies at 61
  • 1789-07-15 Jacques Duphly, French composer and harpsichordist, dies at 74
  • 1789-09-11 Luca Sorkocevic, Croatian composer, dies at 55
  • 1789-09-12 Franz Xaver Richter, composer, dies at 79
  • 1789-10-10 Pierre-Louis Couperin, French organist and composer, dies at 34
  • 1789-10-24 Joaquín Martínez de Oxinagas, composer, dies at 69
  • 1790-01-06 Johann Trier, German composer, dies at 73
  • 1790-01-07 Antonio Corbisiero, composer, dies at 69
  • 1790-02-14 Capel Bond, composer, dies at 59
  • 1790-02-18 Wilhelm Gottfried Enderle, German composer and violinist, dies at 67

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