Year 1773 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1773

  • Jan 4 Johann Peter Heuschkel, composer
  • Feb 2 Vincenc Tomas Vaclav Tucek, composer
  • Mar 7 Tommaso Marchesi, Italian composer, born in Lisbon, Portugal (d. 1852)
  • Mar 24 Pierre-Louis Hus-Desforges, French composer and cellist, born in Toulon
  • May 26 Hans Georg Nägeli, Swiss composer, born in Wetzikon, Switzerland (d. 1836)

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Musicians Who Died in 1773

  • Apr 19 Florian Johann Deller, Austrian composer, dies at 43
  • May 24 Jan Zach, Czech violinist, organist, and composer, dies at 73
  • Jul 12 Johann Joachim Quantz, German royal flautist and composer, dies at 76
  • Aug 25 Franz Nikolaus Novotny, Austrian composer, dies at 29
  • Nov 25 Carl Hockh, German composer, dies at 66