Year 1814 in Music History

Events in Music

Musicians Born in 1814

  • Jan 14 Johannes Josephus Viotta, Dutch physician & composer, born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1859)
  • Jan 21 Thomas Attwood Walmisley, English organist, composer and educator (Cathedral Music), born in London (d. 1856)
  • Feb 21 Nicolo Gabrielli, Italian opera composer, born in Naples, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies (d. 1891)
  • Feb 22 Oskar Kolberg, Polish ethnographer, folklorist, and composer (Lud), born in Przysucha, Poland (d. 1890)
  • Mar 3 Charles Kensington Salaman, British pianist and synagogue music composer, born in London, England (d. 1901)

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Musicians Who Died in 1814

  • Jan 5 Johann Gottfried Krebs, German composer, dies at 72
  • Feb 3 Jan Antonín Koželuh, Czech composer, dies at 75
  • Feb 13 Georg Augustin Holler, German composer, dies at 69
  • Apr 12 Charles Burney, English music historian, dies at 88
  • May 6 George Joseph Vogler, German composer, dies at 64

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