On This Day

April 1774 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Apr 19 CW Glucks opera "Iphigenia in Aulis" premieres in Paris

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 17 Václav Tomášek, Czech pianist, composer (Eclogues), and pedagogue, born in Skuteč, Bohemia (now Czech Republic) (d. 1850)