On This Day

February 1788 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 10 Johann Peter Pixis, German pianist and composer, born in Mannheim, Germany (d. 1874)
  • Feb 25 Mateo Ferrer, Spanish composer and organist, born in Barcelona, Spain (d. 1864)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 22 Franz Joseph Oehlschlagel, composer, dies at 63