Year 1799 in Music History

Musicians Born in 1799

  • Mar 1 Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer
  • Mar 7 Frantisek L. Celakovsky, Czech poet (national anthem, folk song)
  • Apr 5 Vincenzo Fioravanti, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1877)
  • Apr 13 Joseph Rastrelli, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1842)
  • Apr 13 Ludwig Rellstab, German music theorist, born in Berlin (d. 1860)

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Musicians Who Died in 1799

  • Feb 12 František Xaver Dušek, Czech composer, dies at 67
  • Feb 18 Maurus Haberhauer, Czech composer, dies at 52
  • Mar 18 John Randall, British composer, dies at 82
  • Mar 25 Constantin Reindl, German composer, dies at 60
  • Apr 1 Narciso Casanovas, composer, dies at 52

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