On This Day

April 1770 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 19 Georg Abraham Schneider, German horn player and composer, born in Darmstadt, Germany (d. 1839)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 19 Esprit Antoine Blanchard, French composer, dies at 74
  • Apr 28 Marie-Anne de Cupis de Camargo, French dancer, dies at 60