On This Day

April 1848 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 28 Ludvig Schytte, Danish composer, born in Aarhus, Denmark (d. 1909)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 8 Domenico Gaetano Maria Donizetti, Italian composer, dies at 50
  • Apr 24 Francois van Campenhout, Belgian composer (Brabanconne), dies at 69