On This Day

1650 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 27 Johann Samuel Welter, German composer, born in Obersontheim, Germany (d. 1720)

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 11 Paul Hallman, composer, dies at 49
  • May 20 Francesco Sacrati, composer, dies at 44
  • May 28 Gilles Hayne, Flemish composer, dies at 59
  • Nov 24 Manuel Cardoso, composer, dies at 83