On This Day in Music for March 11

Events in Music

Musicians Born on Mar 11

  • 1654 Heinrich Georg Neuss, composer
  • 1683 Giovanni Veneziano, composer
  • 1781 Anthony Philip Heinrich, composer
  • 1812 William Vincent Wallace, Irish-American violinist (known as the 'Australian Paganini'), and composer (Maritana), born in Waterford, Ireland (d. 1865)
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Weddings in Music

  • 2009 Actress and singer Mandy Moore (28) weds alt-country/rock singer-songwriter Ryan Adams (37) in Savannah, Georgia; divorce in 2016

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Musicians Who Died on Mar 11

  • 1602 Emilio de' Cavalieri, Italian composer
  • 1607 Giovanni Maria Nanino, Italian composer
  • 1772 Johann George Reutter, composer, dies at 63
  • 1787 Maximilien Gardel, French ballet dancer and choreographer (Menuet Reine), dies at 45
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