Musicians Who Died in 1651

  • Jan 8 Giovanni Battista Gagliano, Italian composer, dies at 56
  • Jun 16 Marsilio Casentini, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • Oct 6 Heinrich Albert, German composer (Arien oder Melodien), dies at 47
  • Oct 22 Jacob Praetorius, German Baroque organist, composer, and pedagogue, dies at 65
  • Dec 1 Cristóbal de Isla Diego, Spanish Baroque composer and conductor, dies at 65
  • Dec 17 Wolfgang Schonsleder, Germany composer and clergyman, dies at 81