Year 1761 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1761

  • Jan 20 Giovanni Domenico Perotti, Italian composer, born in Vercelli (d. 1855)
  • Feb 22 Erik Eriksson Tulindberg, composer
  • Feb 22 Jacob Kimball, composer
  • Apr 20 Johann Gottlieb Karl Spazier, German composer, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1805)
  • Jun 13 Antonín Vranický, Czech violinist and composer, born in Nová Říše, Czech Republic (d. 1820)

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Musicians Who Died in 1761

  • Jan 3 Willem de Fesch, Dutch violinist and composer (Joseph), dies at 73
  • Feb 15 Carlo Cecere, Italian composer, dies at 54
  • Mar 7 Antonio Palella, Italian composer and harpsichordist, dies at 68
  • Mar 27 Johann Ludwig Steiner, Swiss composer, dies at 72
  • Jun 12 Meinrad Spiess, German composer, dies at 77