On This Day

February 1838 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 26 Wendelin Weißheimer, German composer and conductor, born in Osthofen (d. 1910)

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 5 Philippe Libon, composer, dies at 62
  • Feb 22 Friedrich Johann Eck, German violinist and composer (Concertos pour violon), dies at 70