1747 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 17 Narciso Casanovas, composer
  • Feb 28 Justin Morgan, composer
  • Mar 31 Johann Abraham Peter Schulz, German composer (Moon has Risen)
  • Apr 23 Abbé Alexandre-Auguste Robineau, French composer and painter, born in Paris (d. 1828)
  • Jun 24 Johann Melchior Dreyer, German composer, born in Röttingen, Württemberg (d. 1824)
  • Jun 26 Leopold Koželuch, Czech composer, born in Velvary, Czech Republic (d. 1818)
  • Jul 6 Coelestin Jungbauer, German composer, born in Grattersdorf, Bavaria (d. 1823)
  • Jul 30 Antonio Benedetto Maria Puccini, Italian composer, born in Lucca, Italy (d. 1832)
  • Aug 13 Adrien-Joseph van Helmont, Flemish composer, born in Brussels (d. 1830)
  • Oct 8 Johann Wilhelm Stadler, German composer (d. 1819)
  • Oct 11 Marian Paradeiser, Austrian composer, born in Riedenthal, Austria (d. 1775)
  • Nov 24 Felice Alessandri, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 6 Jean Barriere, composer, dies
  • Jun 19 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 74
  • Jul 9 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76
  • Sep 15 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, German baroque composer and organist, dies at 59