On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1824

  • Feb 1 Maria Theresia von Paradis, Austrian musician & composer, dies at 64
  • Feb 22 John Davy, English composer, dies at 60
  • Mar 3 Giovanni Battista Viotti, Italian violinist and composer, dies at 70
  • Mar 12 Heinrich Carl Ebell, composer, dies at 48
  • Mar 22 Johann Melchior Dreyer, German composer, dies at 76
  • Apr 18 Edward Jones, Welsh harpist & composer, dies at 72
  • May 15 Alexander Campbell, composer, dies at 60
  • Aug 21 Santiago Ferrer, composer, dies at 62
  • Sep 17 Giacomo Tritto, Italian composer, dies at 91
  • Nov 30 Johann Georg Christoph Schetky, German cellist and composer, dies at 87