On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1825

  • Feb 5 Pierre Gaveaux, French composer, dies at 64
  • Feb 16 Georg Gerson, Danish composer, dies at 34
  • Mar 9 Anna Laetitia Barbauld, English poet and writer of hymns (Life! I Know Not What Thou Art), dies at 81
  • Mar 24 Giovanni Domenico Perotti, composer, dies at 64
  • Apr 13 Joseph Gelinek, Czech composer, dies at 66

Person of interestAntonio Salieri

May 7 Antonio Salieri, Italian composer (Tarare), dies in Vienna at 74

Composer Antonio Salieri
Composer
Antonio Salieri
  • May 12 Elias Mann, American composer, dies at 75
  • May 12 Stanislao Mattei, composer, dies at 75
  • May 22 Domenico Corri, Italian composer, dies at 80
  • Jul 20 Joseph-Denis Doche, French composer, dies at 58
  • Jul 29 Micah Hawkins, composer, dies at 48
  • Aug 3 Ambrogio Minoja, Italian classical composer, dies at 72
  • Aug 20 Richard Wainwright, composer and church organist, dies at 68
  • Aug 23 Amos Bull, composer, dies at 81
  • Oct 17 Peter Winter, German composer, dies at 71
  • Nov 1 Rodrigo Ferreira da Costa, composer, dies at 49
  • Nov 19 Jan Vaclav Hugo Vorisek, composer, dies at 34
  • Dec 29 Giuseppe Maria Gioacchino Cambini, composer, dies
  • Dec 30 Peter Grønland, Danish composer, dies at 64