On This Day

July 1821 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 12 Cesare Dominiceti, Italian composer, born in Desenzano del Garda, Italy (d. 1888)
  • Jul 18 Pauline Viardot, French pianist, mezzo-soprano, and composer (Cendrillon), born in Paris (d. 1910)

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 9 Tommaso Sogner, Italian composer, dies at 58