Composers in History (Part 9)

Classical: Orchestras

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 801 - 900 of 7,000

  • 1730-10-14 Jean Joseph Rodolphe, composer
  • 1730-10-17 Ernestus Weinrauch, composer
  • 1730-12-14 Capel Bond, English composer, born in Gloucester (d. 1790)
  • 1731-03-07 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer
  • 1731-04-04 Francisco Morera, composer
  • 1731-05-11 Johann Gottfried Seyfert, composer
  • 1731-05-29 Orazio Mei, Italian composer, born in Pisa (d. 1788)
  • 1731-08-04 Giuseppe Colla, composer
  • 1731-09-07 Damasus Brosmann, composer
  • 1731-09-07 Elisabetta de Gambarini, composer
  • 1731-11-01 Theodore-Jean Tarade, composer
  • 1731-11-11 Carl Joseph Toeschi, composer
  • 1731-11-27 Gaetano Pugnani, composer
  • 1731-12-08 Frantisek Xaver Dusek, composer
  • 1731-12-28 Christian Cannabich, German composer/royal chaplain master
  • 1732-01-02 Franz Xaver Brixi, composer
  • 1732-01-18 Jean-Guillain Cardon, composer
  • 1732-02-05 Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer
  • 1732-02-25 Robert Hudson, composer
  • 1732-03-24 Gian Francesco de Majo, composer
  • 1732-03-31 Franz Joseph Haydn, prominent composer of the classical period (The Creation/Die Schopfung), born in Vienna, Austria
  • 1732-05-17 Francesco Pasquale Ricci, composer
  • 1732-06-21 Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, composer and 9th son of Johann Sebastian Bach
  • 1732-09-01 Johann Gottlieb Sollner, composer
  • 1732-09-01 Thomas Alexander Erskine Kelly, composer
  • 1732-11-27 Johann Joseph Emmert, composer
  • 1732-12-13 Jean-Claude Trial, composer
  • 1733-01-15 Joseph Lederer, composer
  • 1733-01-17 Thomas Linley the elder, English composer and tenor, born in Badminton, Gloucestershire (d. 1795)
  • 1733-04-02 Giacomo Tritto, composer
  • 1733-04-13 Johann Heinrich Zang, composer
  • 1733-08-24 David Traugott Nicolai, German composer, born in Görlitz, Germany (d. 1799)
  • 1733-09-22 Anton Filtz [Fils], German composer, born in Eichstätt (d. 1760)
  • 1733-10-03 Francois Krafft, composer
  • 1733-10-28 Ignaz Franz von Beecke, composer
  • 1734-01-13 Luca Sorkocevic, composer
  • 1734-01-17 Francois-Joseph Gossec, Belgian-French composer (Les Pêcheurs, Mirza)
  • 1734-01-31 Julien-Amable Mathieu, composer
  • 1734-02-20 Franz Ignaz Beck, composer
  • 1734-03-18 Joseph Schmitt, composer
  • 1734-06-15 Johann Ernst Altenburg, composer
  • 1734-06-28 Jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer
  • 1734-07-23 Antonio Maria Gasparo Sacchini, opera composer [or Jun 14 1730]
  • 1734-07-27 Jakob Zupan, Slovenian composer, born in Schrott, Upper Styria (d. 1810)
  • 1734-09-05 Jean-Benjamin de La Borde, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1794)
  • 1734-11-25 Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Wenkel, composer
  • 1734-12-16 Georg Peter Weimar, composer
  • 1734-12-18 Jean-Baptiste Rey, composer
  • 1735-01-21 Johann Gottfried Eckard, composer
  • 1735-02-10 Johann Christoph Kuhnau, composer
  • 1735-02-25 Ernst William Wolf, composer
  • 1735-03-09 August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, composer
  • 1735-04-02 Christian Gotthilf Tag, composer
  • 1735-04-02 Franz Volrath Buttstett, composer
  • 1735-04-11 Pierre Nicolas La Houssaye, composer
  • 1735-04-23 Ildephons Haas, composer
  • 1735-05-13 Horace Coignet, composer
  • 1735-06-06 Anton Schweitzer, composer
  • 1735-06-25 Benvenuto Robbio San Rafaele, composer
  • 1735-07-01 James Lyon, American composer, born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1794)
  • 1735-07-19 Garret Wesley Mornington, composer
  • 1735-07-23 Johannes Herbst, composer
  • 1735-09-05 Johann Christian Bach (English Bach), German composer, 11th son of Johann Sebastian Bach, born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1782)
  • 1735-10-01 Johann Baptist Christoph Toeschi, composer
  • 1735-10-30 Edward Miller, composer
  • 1736-02-03 Johann Georg Albrechtsberger, Austria organist/composer
  • 1736-05-24 Juan de Sesse y Balaguer, composer
  • 1736-06-07 Karl Frieberth, composer
  • 1736-06-13 Henryk Klein, composer
  • 1736-08-15 Johann Christoph Kellner, composer
  • 1736-09-08 Bernardo Ottani, composer
  • 1736-11-18 Carl Friedrich Christian Fasch, composer
  • 1737-01-12 Brizio Petrucci, composer
  • 1737-03-09 Josef Myslivecek, composer
  • 1737-03-28 Francesco Zannetti, composer
  • 1737-04-10 Francois Giroust, composer
  • 1737-05-03 Friedrich Schwindl, composer
  • 1737-05-23 Louis Francois Chambray, composer
  • 1737-07-02 Francois Leonard Rouwyzer, composer
  • 1737-08-19 Johann Georg Christoph Schetky, composer
  • 1737-09-05 Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer
  • 1737-09-14 Johann Michael Haydn, composer

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1737-09-21 Francis Hopkinson, American author and composer, (designed the first American flag), born in Philadelphia, British America (d. 1791)

Designer of the American Flag Francis Hopkinson
Designer of the American Flag
Francis Hopkinson

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 801 - 900 of 5,148

  • 1789-02-02 Armand-Louis Couperin, Fren composer/organist (Notre Dame), dies at 63
  • 1789-05-10 Guillaume Gommaire Kennis, 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, composer, dies at 55
  • 1789-09-12 Franz Xaver Richter, composer, dies at 79
  • 1789-10-10 Pierre-Louis Couperin, 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, composer, dies at 67
  • 1790-02-19 Jean-Baptiste Krumphultz, composer, dies at 47
  • 1790-02-21 Johann Friedrich Kloffler, composer, dies at 64
  • 1790-06-08 Charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer, dies at 75
  • 1790-07-31 Johann Christian Frischmuth, composer, dies at 48
  • 1790-09-03 Thomas Norris, composer, dies at 49
  • 1790-12-16 Ludwig August Lebrun, composer, dies at 38

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1791-05-09 Francis Hopkinson, American author and composer, (designed the first American flag), dies from an apoplectic seizure at 53

Designer of the American Flag Francis Hopkinson
Designer of the American Flag
Francis Hopkinson

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1791-12-05 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, composer, dies in Vienna Austria at 35

Classical Musician and Composer Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
Classical Musician and Composer
Wolfang Amadeus Mozart
  • 1792-01-10 Jean-Louis Laruette, composer, dies at 60
  • 1792-04-25 Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Beckmann, composer, dies at 54
  • 1792-04-30 Hans Adolf Friedrich von Eschstruth, composer, dies at 36
  • 1792-05-03 Carlo Zuccari, Italian composer and violinist, dies at 87
  • 1792-06-30 Francesco Antonio Rosetti, composer, dies
  • 1792-08-02 Nathanael Gottfried Gruner, composer, dies at 60
  • 1792-08-17 Jan Jachym Kopriva, Czech composer and organist, dies at 38
  • 1792-11-30 Ernst William Wolf, composer, dies at 57
  • 1792-12-15 Joseph Martin Kraus, composer, dies at 36
  • 1793-03-21 Johann Michael Schmidt, composer, dies at 51
  • 1793-04-09 Ernestus Weinrauch, composer, dies at 62
  • 1793-04-30 Lorenzo Fago, Italian composer and teacher, dies at 88
  • 1793-05-07 Pietro Nardini, Italian composer, dies at 71
  • 1793-05-13 Martin Gerbert, German composer, music historian and abbot, dies at 72
  • 1793-10-19 Francisco Morera, composer, dies at 62
  • 1793-10-21 Johann Ernst Hartmann, composer, dies at 66
  • 1793-12-13 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer, dies at 63
  • 1793-12-20 Joseph Legros, French singer and composer who was the most prominent haute-contres of his generation, dies at 54
  • 1793-12-23 Johann Adolph Hasse, German composer (b. 1699)
  • 1794-05-06 Jean-Jacques Beauvarget-Charpentier, composer, dies at 59
  • 1794-07-02 Franz Xaver Thomas Pokorny, composer, dies at 65
  • 1794-07-07 Pascal Boyer, composer, dies at 51
  • 1794-07-17 Jean-Frederic Edelmann, composer, dies at 45
  • 1794-07-22 Jean-Benjamin de La Borde, French composer, dies at 59
  • 1794-08-11 Jakob Friedrich Kleinknecht, composer, dies at 72
  • 1794-10-12 James Lyon, American composer, dies at 59
  • 1795-01-13 Francois-Joseph Krafft, composer, dies at 73
  • 1795-01-19 Maria Teresa Agnesi, composer, dies at 74
  • 1795-01-26 Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, composer, dies at 62
  • 1795-02-01 Giacomo Insanguine, composer, dies at 66
  • 1795-03-05 Josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42
  • 1795-07-06 Georg Gottfried Petri, composer, dies at 79
  • 1795-08-19 Friedrich Hartmann Graf, composer, dies at 67
  • 1795-08-31 Francois-Andre Danican Philidor, composer, dies at 68
  • 1795-11-06 Jiri Antonin Benda, composer, dies at 73
  • 1796-01-22 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer, dies at 78
  • 1796-02-28 Friedrich Wilhelm Rust, composer, dies at 56
  • 1796-03-19 Stephen Storace, composer, dies at 33
  • 1796-03-22 Gaspare Gabellone, composer, dies at 68
  • 1796-05-17 Jacob Wilhelm Lustig, composer, dies at 89
  • 1796-06-08 Felice de Giardini, composer, dies at 80
  • 1796-09-22 George Wilhelm Gruber, composer, dies on 67th birthday
  • 1796-09-22 Joseph Lederer, composer, dies at 63
  • 1796-10-27 Anton Thadaus Johann Nepomuk Stamitz, composer, dies at 45
  • 1796-12-30 Jean-Baptiste Lamoyne, composer, dies at 45
  • 1797-01-30 Johann Abraham Sixt, composer, dies at 40
  • 1797-02-08 Johann Friedrich Doles, composer, dies at 81
  • 1797-02-11 Antoine Dauvergne, composer, dies at 83
  • 1797-02-27 Benvenuto Robbio San Rafaele, composer, dies at 61
  • 1797-03-01 Juan Manuel Olivares, composer, dies at 36
  • 1797-03-19 Philip Hayes, composer, dies at 58
  • 1797-04-03 Nonnosus Madlseder, composer, dies at 66
  • 1797-04-12 Josef Antonin Stepan, composer, dies at 71
  • 1797-05-30 Carl Ludwig Junker, composer, dies at 48
  • 1797-07-29 Christoph Rheineck, composer, dies at 48
  • 1797-08-12 Ignaz Franz Xaver Kurzinger, composer, dies at 73
  • 1797-09-23 Johann Georg Roser, composer, dies at 57
  • 1797-10-12 Pierre de Jelyotte, composer, dies at 84
  • 1797-12-22 Giovanni Marco Rutini, composer, dies at 74
  • 1798-01-20 Christian Cannabich, German composer/royal chaplain master, dies at 66
  • 1798-01-26 Christian Gottlob Neefe, German organist/composer, dies at 49
  • 1798-02-06 Niels Schiorring, composer, dies at 54
  • 1798-03-22 Justin Morgan, composer, dies at 51
  • 1798-06-26 Eugene Godecharle, composer, dies at 56
  • 1798-06-28 Pierre Dutillieu, composer, dies at 44
  • 1798-07-15 Gaetano Pugnani, composer, dies at 66
  • 1798-08-07 Johann Gottlieb Sollner, composer, dies at 65
  • 1798-08-15 Felice Alessandri, composer, dies at 50
  • 1798-09-16 Damasus Brosmann, composer, dies at 67
  • 1798-10-21 Johann Christoph Schmugel, composer, dies at 71
  • 1798-11-30 Friedrich Fleischmann, German composer, dies at 32
  • 1799-02-12 Frantisek Xaver Dusek, composer, dies at 67
  • 1799-02-18 Maurus Haberhauer, composer, dies at 52
  • 1799-03-18 John Randall, British composer, dies at 82
  • 1799-03-25 Constantin Reindl, composer, dies at 60
  • 1799-04-01 Narciso Casanovas, composer, dies at 52