On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1728

  • Jan 24 Johann Philipp K√§fer, German composer, 55
  • Feb 12 Agostino Steffani, Italian-German diplomat and composer, dies at 73
  • Apr 13 Johann Christoph Schmidt, German composer, dies at 63
  • Apr 23 Tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, composer, dies at 83
  • Aug 15 Marin Marais, French composer, dies at 72
  • Oct 8 Anne Danican Philidor, French composer (Concert Spirituel), dies at 47