On This Day

October 1818 in Music History

Events in Music

Music Concert

Oct 24 Felix Mendelssohn, aged 9, performs his first public concert in Berlin

Birthdays in Music

  • Oct 6 Joseph Rummel, German pianist, and composer, born in Wiesbaden, Hesse, The German Confederation (d. 1880)
  • Oct 15 Johann Gungl, Austrian composer and conductor, born in Zsambék, Austrian Empire (d. 1883) (alternatively born March 5 1828)
  • Oct 26 Stefano Golinelli, Italian pianist and composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1891)