On This Day

April 1756 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 8 Joseph Gehot, Belgian composer, born in Brussels, Belgium (d. 1820)
  • Apr 23 Alexander Reinagle, English-American composer, born in Portsmouth, England (d. 1809)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 10 Giacomo Antonio Perti, Italian composer, dies at 94
  • Apr 15 Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, German composer, dies at 29