On This Day

November 1766 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 16 Rodolphe Kreutzer, French composer (La mort d'Abel) and virtuoso violinist, born in Versailles, France (d. 1831)
  • Nov 20 John Wall Calcott, English composer, born in Kensington, London (d. 1821)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 9 Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer, Dutch composer, dies at 74