On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1727

  • Mar 22 Francesco Gasparini, Italian baroque composer (Ambleto; Missa Canonica), dies at 59
  • Aug 9 Johann Philipp Treiber, composer, dies at 52
  • Aug 14 William Croft, English composer and organist, dies at 48
  • Oct 10 Alphonse d'Ève, Flemish Baroque composer, dies at 61
  • Dec 1 Johann Heinrich Buttstett, German composer, dies at 61