On This Day

October 1772 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 4 François-Louis Perne, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1832)
  • Oct 25 Corneille Vander Planken, Belgian violinist and composer (d. 1849)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 8 Jean-Joseph Cassenea de Mondonville, composer, dies at 60