Deaths in Music in 1809

  • Jan 4 Bartolomeo Giacometti, composer, dies at 67
  • Feb 20 Johann Joseph Emmert, composer, dies at 76
  • Mar 7 Johann Georg Albrechtsberger, Austrian composer, dies at 73
  • Mar 23 Ferdinand-Philippe-Joseph Staes, composer, dies at 60
  • Mar 26 Gabriele Mario Piozzi, composer, dies at 68
  • May 31 Franz Joseph Haydn, Austrian composer (Jahreszeiten), dies at 77
  • Jun 3 John "Christmas" Beckwith, composer, dies at 58
  • Jul 3 Joseph Quesnel, French-Canadian composer and playwright (b. 1746)
  • Jul 24 Johann Gottfried Eckard, composer, dies at 74
  • Sep 21 Alexander Reinagle, English-American composer, dies at 53
  • Nov 26 Nicolas-Marie Dalayrac, French composer, dies at 56
  • Dec 31 Franz Ignaz Beck, composer, dies at 75