Deaths in Music in 1820

  • Jan 25 Joseph F Weigl, German/Austria violin cellist, dies at 79
  • Feb 7 Samuel Adams Holyoke, American composer, dies at 57
  • Feb 12 Guillaume Albert Teniers, Flemish composer, dies at 71
  • Mar 26 Jean-Etienne Despreaux, French ballet dancer and composer, dies at 71
  • May 10 Matthäus Stegmayer, Austrian composer, dies at 49
  • May 14 Paul Friedrich Struck, composer, dies at 43
  • Aug 6 Antonin Vranicky, composer, dies at 59
  • Aug 11 János Lavotta, Hungarian violinist and composer, dies at 56
  • Sep 17 Henri Hamal, Belgian composer, dies at 76
  • Oct 3 Ludwig Wenzel Lachnith, composer, dies at 74
  • Dec 21 Charles-Francois Dumonchau, French pianist and composer, dies at 45