On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1793

  • Mar 21 Johann Michael Schmidt, composer, dies at 51
  • Apr 9 Ernestus Weinrauch, composer, dies at 62
  • Apr 30 Lorenzo Fago, Italian composer and teacher, dies at 88
  • May 7 Pietro Nardini, Italian composer, dies at 71
  • May 13 Martin Gerbert, German composer, music historian and abbot, dies at 72
  • Oct 19 Francesc Morera i Cots, Valencian composer, dies at 62
  • Oct 21 Johann Ernst Hartmann, composer, dies at 66
  • Dec 13 Johann Joachim Christoph Bode, composer, dies at 63
  • Dec 20 Joseph Legros, French singer and composer who was the most prominent haute-contres of his generation, dies at 54
  • Dec 23 Johann Adolph Hasse, German composer (b. 1699)