On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1741

  • Feb 13 Johann Joseph Fux, Austrian composer/music theorist, dies at about 80
  • Jun 22 Joseph-Hector Fiocco, Belgian composer, dies at 38

Person of interestAntonio Vivaldi

Jul 28 Antonio Vivaldi, Italian Baroque composer (The Four Seasons), dies at 63

Violin Virtuoso & Composer Antonio Vivaldi
Violin Virtuoso & Composer
Antonio Vivaldi