Deaths in Music in 1796

  • Jan 22 Bernhard Hupfeld, composer, dies at 78
  • Feb 28 Friedrich Wilhelm Rust, German violinist and composer, dies at 56
  • Mar 19 Stephen Storace, English composer, dies at 33
  • Mar 22 Gaspare Gabellone, Italian composer, dies at 68
  • May 17 Jacob Wilhelm Lustig, German composer, dies at 89
  • Jun 8 Felice Giardini, Italian composer, dies at 80
  • Sep 22 George Wilhelm Gruber, composer, dies on 67th birthday
  • Sep 22 Joseph Lederer, composer, dies at 63
  • Oct 27 Anton Thadaus Johann Nepomuk Stamitz, composer, dies at 45
  • Dec 30 Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne, French composer, dies at 45