Year 1730 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1730

  • Jan 12 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, German bassoonist and composer, born in Barum, Electorate of Brunswick-L√ľneburg (now Germany) (d. 1793)
  • Jan 15 John Malchair, German-born English artist, violinist and composer, born in Cologne (d. 1812)
  • Feb 23 Christian Joseph Lidarti, composer
  • Apr 25 Fedele Fenaroli, Italian composer, born in Lanciano, Italy (d. 1818)
  • May 29 William Jackson [Jackson of Exeter], English composer and organist, born in Exeter, England (d. 1803)

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Musicians Who Died in 1730

  • Jul 19 Jean-Baptiste Loeillet, Flemish composer, dies at 49
  • Aug 10 Sebastien de Brossard, French composer and music theorist, dies at 74
  • Aug 17 Mauritius Vogt, German composer, dies at 61
  • Aug 31 Gottfried Finger, Moravian violist and Baroque composer dies at about 65 [born c. 1655-56]