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Year 1807 in Music History

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Musicians Born in 1807

  • Jan 2 Tomasz Napoleon Nidecki, Polish composer, born in Studzianka, West Galicia, (now Poland) (d. 1852)
  • Jan 4 Baltasar Saldoni, composer
  • Jan 6 Ludwig Erk, German composer and folk song collector, born in Wetzlar (d. 1883)
  • Feb 6 Hans Matthison-Hansen, Danish composer, born in Flensburg, Germany (d. 1890)
  • Feb 15 Ignacy Feliks Dobrzynski, Polish composer, born in Romanów, Russian Empire (d. 1867)

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Musicians Who Died in 1807

  • Feb 6 John Reid [Robertson], British Army General and composer, dies at 85
  • Feb 23 François Guichard, French guitarist and composer, dies at 61
  • Mar 11 Anton Eberl, Austrian composer, dies at 41
  • Apr 1 Louis François Chambray, French composer, dies at 69
  • Apr 1 Vaclav Josef Bartolomej Praupner, composer, dies at 61

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