On This Day

November 1757 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 6 Louis Abel Beffroy de Reigny, French dramatist and composer, born in Laon, Aisne, France (d. 1811)
  • Nov 16 Daniel Read, American composer, born in Attleboro, Massachusetts (d. 1836)
  • Nov 20 Giovanni Battista Gaiani, Italian organist and composer, born in Bologna (d. 1819)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 8 Pierre Prowo, German composer, dies at 60