On This Day

March 1816 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 19 Johannes Josephus Hermanus Verhulst, composer
  • Mar 27 George Elvey, English composer, born in Canterbury, England (d. 1893)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 18 Johann Paul Schulthesius, German composer, dies at 67
  • Mar 23 Ignaz Vitzthumb, Austrian musician, composer, and conductor, dies at 91