On This Day

February 1748 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 2 Christian Gottfried Thomas, composer
  • Feb 5 Christian Gottlob Neefe, German composer, conductor and tutor of Beethoven, born in Shimnitz, Saxony (d. 1798)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 3 Henri Madin, French composer, dies at 49