On This Day

April 1824 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 21 Anselmo Clavé, Spanish politician and composer, born in Barcelona (d. 1874)
  • Apr 27 William Richard Bexfield, English composer, born in Norwich, England (d. 1853)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 18 Edward Jones, Welsh harpist & composer, dies at 72