Deaths in Music in 1781

  • Jan 22 Johann Siebenkas, composer, dies at 66
  • Feb 4 Josef Mysliveček, Czech composer, dies at 43
  • May 22 Garret Wesley, 1st Earl of Mornington, Anglo-Irish composer, dies at 45
  • Jul 11 Adolph Carl Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
  • Jul 30 Augustin Ullinger, German composer, dies at 35
  • Oct 9 Thomas Erskine, 6th earl of Kellie, Scottish composer and musician, dies at 49
  • Oct 27 Herman-Francois Delange, Belgian composer, dies at 66
  • Dec 16 Georg Simon Löhlein, German pianist and composer, dies at 56