Year 1796 in Music History

Events in Music

  • May 27 James S McLean patents his piano

Musicians Born in 1796

  • Jan 24 Nicholas Mori, Anglo-Italian violinist & conductor, born in London, England (d. 1839)
  • Feb 17 Giovanni Pacini, Italian opera composer (Saffo), and educator, born in Catania, Sicily (d. 1867)
  • Apr 26 Auguste Mathieu Panseron, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1859)
  • Jun 25 Ferdinando Giorgetti, Italian composer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1867)
  • Jul 20 Edward Hodges, English organist and composer, born in Bristol (d. 1867)

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