On This Day

September 1796 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 20 Franz Wilhelm Ferling, German oboist and composer (48 études for oboe), born in Halberstadt, Kingdom of Prussia (d. 1874)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 22 George Wilhelm Gruber, German composer, dies on 67th birthday
  • Sep 22 Joseph Lederer, German monastery composer, dies at 63