On This Day

1648 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 3 Louis Bouteiller, composer

Person of interestJohann Michael Bach

Aug 9 Johann Michael Bach, German composer (In Dulci Jubilo), born in Arnstadt, Germany (d. 1694)

  • Sep 6 Johann Schelle, German composer, born in Geising (d. 1701)
  • Dec 7 Giovanni Maria Capelli, Italian composer, born in Parma, Italy (d. 1726)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 11 Matthäus Appelt, German composer, dies at 53
  • Apr 26 Christophe Thomas Walliser, French composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 20 Ivan Lukačić, Croatian composer, dies at 61
  • Nov 17 Thomas Ford, composer, dies