Year 1724 in Music History

Events in Music

Musicians Born in 1724

  • Jan 30 Ignaz Franz Xaver Kurzinger, German composer, born in Rosenheim, Upper Bavaria (now Germany) (d. 1797)
  • Feb 29 Eva Marie Veigel [La Violette], Austrian ballet dancer and wife of actor David Garrick, born in Vienna, Austro-Hungarian Empire (d. 1822)
  • Apr 27 Ferdinand Philipp Joseph Lobkowitz, Czech composer, born in Prague, Czech Republic (d. 1784)
  • Sep 14 Ignaz Vitzthumb, Austrian musician, composer, and conductor, born in Baden bei Wien, Austria (d. 1816)
  • Oct 1 Giovanni Battista Cirri, Italian cellist and composer, born in Forlì, Emilia-Romagna Region, Italy (d. 1808)

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Musicians Who Died in 1724

  • Feb 13 Francisco Jose Coutinho, Portuguese composer, dies at 43
  • Jun 24 Johann Theile, German composer (Adam und Eva), dies at 77
  • Aug 24 Andreas Kneller, German composer, dies at 75