February 1816 in Music History

Events in Music

Music Premiere

Feb 20 Gioachino Rossini's comic opera "Barber of Seville" premieres at the Teatro Argentina in Rome, Italy

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 17 Friedrich Wilhelm Markull, German composer and muscian, born in Reichenbach, Prussia (1887)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 4 Meingosus Gaelle, composer, dies at 63
  • Feb 10 Johann Paul Aegidius Martini, composer, dies at 74