On This Day

December 1783 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 14 Johann Christoph Kienlen, German composer, born in Ulm, Germany (d. 1829)
  • Dec 28 Robert Gallenberg, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 16 Johann Adolf Hasse, Dutch operatic composer (Sesostrate), dies at 84
  • Dec 20 Antonio Soler, Spanish Catalan composer (Fandango), dies at 54