On This Day

April 1850 in Music History

Birthdays in Music

  • Apr 9 Hermann Zumpe, German composer, born in Oppach, Germany (d. 1903)

Deaths in Music

  • Apr 3 Vaclav Jan Krtitel Tomasek, Czech composer, dies at 75
  • Apr 24 Louis Alexandre Piccinni, Italian-French composer, dies at 70