On This Day

February 1762 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Feb 2 Thomas Arnes' opera "Artaxerxes" premieres in London

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 19 Friedrich Franz Hurka, Czech tenor and composer (d. 1805)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 11 Johann Tobias Krebs, composer, dies at 71
  • Feb 12 Laurent Belissen, French composer, dies at 68