Deaths in Music in 1768

  • Jan 1 Jean-Laurent Krafft, composer, dies at 73
  • Jan 28 John Wainwright, English composer and organist, dies at 44
  • Mar 3 Nicola Antonio Porpora, composer, dies at 81
  • Mar 14 Vigilio Blasio Faitello, Italian composer, dies at 58
  • Apr 7 Michel Mathieu, composer, dies at 78
  • Jul 6 Conrad Johann Conrad Beissel, composer, dies at 78
  • Jul 11 Jose Melchior de Nebra Blascu, composer, dies at 66
  • Oct 28 Michel Blavet, French court flautist/composer, dies at 68
  • Oct 31 Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer, dies at 78
  • Nov 1 Pierre van Maldere, composer, dies at 39