On This Day

October 1794 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 13 Anselm Hüttenbrenner, Austrian composer, born in Graz, Austria (d. 1868)
  • Oct 18 Ferdinand Lukas Schubert, composer
  • Oct 23 Joseph Panny, Austrian violinist and composer, born in Kollmitzberg, Austria (d. 1838)

Deaths in Music

  • Oct 12 James Lyon, American composer, dies at 59