Year 1763 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1763

  • Feb 20 Adalbert Gyrowetz [Vojtěch Jírovec], Bohemian composer (Robert oder die Prüfung), born in České Budějovice, Bohemia (now Czech Republic) (d. 1850) [1]
  • Mar 6 Jean Xavier Lefevre, French clarinetist and composer, born in Lausanne, Switzerland (d. 1829)
  • Apr 2 Giacomo Gotifredo Ferrari, Italian composer, baptized in Rovereto, Italy (d. 1842)
  • Apr 7 Domenico Dragonetti, Italian composer and double bass player, born in Venice, Republic of Venice (now Italy) (d. 1846)
  • May 4 Franz Stanislaus Spindler, German composer, born in Steingaden, Germany (d. 1819)

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Musicians Who Died in 1763

  • Jun 1 Johann Caspar Vogler, German composer, dies at 67
  • Jul 17 Wenzel Raimund Pirck, Austrian organist composer at the court of Marie Theresa, dies at 45
  • Aug 14 Giovanni Battista Somis, Italin violinist and composer, dies at 76
  • Sep 14 Johann Philipp Sack, German composer, dies at 40
  • Dec 2 Carl August Thielo, composer, dies at 56