May 1746 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • May 13 Oliver Brownson, American composer, and music publisher, mostly of hymns, born in Bolton, Connecticut (d. 1815)
  • May 19 Johann Friedrich Peter, composer

Deaths in Music

  • May 15 Giovanni Antonio Ricieri, composer, dies at 67
  • May 30 Giovanni Antonio Pollarolo, composer, dies at 69