On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1766

  • Feb 26 August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, German organist and composer, dies at 30
  • Mar 3 Gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73
  • Mar 25 Johannes Ritschel, composer, dies at 26
  • Oct 7 Andre Cheron, French composer organist and harpsichordist, dies at 71
  • Nov 9 Unico Wilhelm van Wassenaer, Dutch composer, dies at 74