On This Day

February 1801 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 1 Adolf Fredrik Lindblad, Swedish lieder and classical composer, born in Skänninge, Sweden (d. 1878)
  • Feb 21 Johann Wenzel Kalliwoda, Bohemian violinist, and composer, born in Prague, Bohemia (d. 1866)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 8 Johann Chrysostomus Drexel, composer, dies at 43