On This Day

August 1712 in Music History

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 4 Johann Jacob de Neufville, German composer, dies at 27
  • Aug 7 Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48
  • Aug 24 Thomas Bullis, Jr. English composer, dies at 54
  • Aug 26 Sebastian Anton Scherer, German composer, dies at 80