On This Day

April 1797 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 17 Jean-Baptiste-Joseph Tolbecque, Belgian-French composer and conductor, born in Hanzinne, Belgium (d. 1869)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 3 Nonnosus Madlseder, German composer, dies at 66
  • Apr 12 Josef Antonin Stepan, Bohemian composer, dies at 71