On This Day

March 1840 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Mar 8 Franco Faccio, Italian composer and conductor, born in Verona, Italy (d. 1891)
  • Mar 26 Carli Zoeller, German composer, born in Berlin (d. 1889)

Deaths in Music

  • Mar 12 Friedrich Westenholz, German composer, dies at 61