On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1707

  • Apr 20 Johann Christoph Denner, German musician and inventor (clarinet), dies at 51
  • May 9 Dietrich Buxtehude, German organist & composer, dies at about 69
  • Aug 20 Nicolas Gigault, French Baroque organist and composer, dies at about 80
  • Oct 5 Daniel Speer, German composer, dies at 71
  • Dec 1 Jeremiah Clarke, English Baroque composer and organist (Trumpet Voluntary), commits suicide (b. 1674)