On This Day

December 1811 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Dec 8 Louis Schindelmeisser, German clarinetist and composer, born in Königsberg, Prussia (d. 1864)

Deaths in Music

  • Dec 7 Ignaz Spangler, composer, dies at 54
  • Dec 17 John Antes, American composer and missionary, dies at 71
  • Dec 17 Louis Abel Beffroy de Reigny, French dramatist and composer, dies at 54