On This Day

September 1836 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 10 Karl Merz, German-American composer (Brainard's Musical World), born in Bernsheim, Germany (d. 1890)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 14 Vincenzo Lavigna, Italian composer, dies at 60
  • Sep 19 Carl Friedrich Ebers, composer, dies at 66
  • Sep 21 John Stafford Smith, composer, dies at 86