On This Day

March 1727 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 14 Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, German composer, born in Danzig (Gdańsk), Royal Prussia (d. 1756)
  • Mar 30 Tommaso Traetta, Italian opera composer and band leader (Farnace), born in Bitonto, Kingdom of Naples (d. 1779)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 22 Francesco Gasparini, Italian baroque composer (Ambleto; Missa Canonica), dies at 59