On This Day

Year 1693 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 28 Gregor Joseph Werner, composer
  • Aug 8 Laurent Belissen, composer
  • Aug 30 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer and organist, born in Hamburg, Germany (d. 1745)
  • Nov 8 Leonhard Trautsch, German composer, born in München, Germany (d. 1762)
  • Nov 30 Christoph Förster, German composer, born in Bibra, Thuringia (d. 1745)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 13 Johann Kaspar von Kerll, German composer, dies at 65
  • Mar 1 Benedict Schultheiss, German composer, dies at 39