On This Day

January 1730 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 12 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, German bassoonist and composer, born in Barum, Electorate of Brunswick-Lüneburg (now Germany) (d. 1793)
  • Jan 15 John Malchair, German-born English artist, violinist and composer, born in Cologne (d. 1812)