On This Day

Year 1745 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 17 Nicolas Roze, composer
  • Feb 20 Johann Peter Salomon, composer
  • Feb 22 Joao de Sousa Carvalho, composer
  • Feb 27 Silverius Muller, composer
  • Mar 16 Johann Wilhelm Cornelius von Konigslow, composer
  • Mar 19 Nicolas Sejan, composer
  • Mar 25 Nicolas Etienne Framery, composer
  • Apr 7 Georg Druschetzky, composer
  • May 8 Carl Philipp Stamitz, German composer, born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1801)
  • Jun 27 Johann Nepomuk Went, Bohemian composer, born in Vinařice, Czech Republic (d. 1801)
  • Aug 18 Vaclav Josef Bartolomej Praupner, Bohemian composer, born in Litoměřice (d. 1807)
  • Aug 26 Francois Guichard, composer
  • Nov 27 Boniface Stoeckl, German composer, born in Pilsting, Germany (d. 1784)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 5 Coelestin Praelisauer, composer, dies at 49
  • Feb 18 Nicola Fago, Italian baroque composer, dies at 67
  • May 9 Tomaso Antonio Vitali, Italian composer & violinist, dies at 82
  • Jun 22 Hubert Renotte, Flemish composer and organist, dies at 41
  • Aug 30 Jean-Baptiste-Maurice Quinault, French composer, dies at 57
  • Oct 10 Jacobus Nozeman, Dutch composer and organist, dies at 52
  • Dec 5 Christoph Förster, German composer, dies at 52
  • Dec 22 Jan Dismas Zelenka, composer, dies at 66