Year 1760 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1760

  • Jan 10 Johann Rudolf Zumsteeg, German composer & conductor, born in Lauda-Königshofen, Germany (d. 1802)
  • Jan 19 Melchor López, Spanish sacred music composer, born in Hueva, Guadalajara, Spain (d. 1822)
  • Jan 30 František Xaver Partsch, Czech composer, born in Duchcov (d. 1822)
  • Feb 12 Jan Ladislav Dussek, Bohemia, pianist/composer, born in Arras, France (d. 1840)
  • Feb 15 Jean-François Le Sueur, French composer, noted for his operas and oratorios, born in Drucat-Plessiel, France (d. 1837)

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Musicians Who Died in 1760

  • Jan 18 Claudio Casciolini, Italian composer, dies at 62
  • Feb 14 François Colin de Blamont, French composer, dies at 69
  • Mar 14 Anton Filtz [Fils], German composer, dies at 26
  • Apr 12 Ernst Gottlieb Baron, German baroque composer, dies at 64
  • May 10 Johann Christoph Graupner, German harpsichordist and Baroque composer, dies at 77