On This Day

March 1838 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 2 David Duffle Wood, composer
  • Mar 4 Paul Lacôme, French composer, born in Le Houga, Gascony (d. 1920)
  • Mar 15 Karl Davydov, Russian cellist (d. 1889)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 24 Thomas Attwood, English organist and composer, dies at 72