On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1771

  • Mar 1 Isfrid Kayser, German composer, dies at 58
  • Jun 23 Jean-Claude Trial, French composer, dies at 38
  • Oct 14 František "Franz" Xaver Brixi, Czech classical composer and kapellmeister, dies at 39
  • Oct 18 Robert Praelisauer, German composer, music director, and priest, dies at 62
  • Oct 27 Johann Gottlieb Graun, composer, dies
  • Nov 18 Giuseppe de Majo, Italian composer and organist, dies at 73