On This Day

November 1801 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 3 Vincenzo Bellini, Italian opera composer (La Sonnambula, Norma), born in Catania, Sicily (d. 1835)
  • Nov 27 Alexander Egorovich Varlamov, Russian composer, born in Moscow (d. 1848)

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 6 Christian Friedrich Gregor, composer, dies at 78
  • Nov 9 Carl Philipp Stamitz, German composer, dies at 56