On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1747

  • Jun 6 Jean Barriere, French composer and cellist, dies at 40
  • Jun 19 Alessandro Marcello, composer, dies at 74
  • Jul 9 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, dies at 76
  • Sep 15 Johann Gotthilf Ziegler, German baroque composer and organist, dies at 59