On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1835

  • May 16 Felicia Dorothea Hemans, poet/hymn writer, dies
  • Aug 3 Wenzel Müller, Austrian composer, dies at 67
  • Aug 9 Claus Nielsen Schali, Danish violinist and composer, dies at 78
  • Sep 23 Vincenzo Bellini, Italian opera composer (La Sonnambula, Norma), dies at 33
  • Oct 22 Willem G F Bentinck, earl/politician/organist, dies at 73
  • Nov 6 Ignaz Schuster, Austrian composer, dies at 56
  • Dec 18 Johann Georg Anton Mederitsch-Gallus, composer, dies at 82
  • Dec 29 Charles-Joseph Tolbecque, French composer, dies at 29