On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1676

  • Jan 14 Pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian opera composer, dies at 73
  • Jun 7 Paul Gerhardt, German hymnist (b. 1606)
  • Aug 28 Joan Cererols, Catalan musician, composer and monk, dies at 57
  • Oct 10 Sebastian Knupfer, German composer, dies at 43
  • Oct 20 Christopher Gibbons, English composer, dies at 61
  • Dec 4 Johann Georg Ebeling, German composer, dies at 39