On This Day

1693 in Music

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, composer
  • Nov 30 Christoph Förster, German composer (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