On This Day

January 1836 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 17 Jose Silvestre de los Dolores White Lafitte, composer
  • Jan 31 Henryk Szulc, Polish composer , born in Poland (d. 1903)

Deaths in Music

  • Jan 3 Friedrich Witt, German cellist and composer (Jena Symphony; The Suffering Saviour), dies at 65