On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1837

  • Jan 23 John Field, Irish pianist and composer (Nocturnes), dies at 54
  • Mar 26 Joseph Lincke, German cellist and composer, dies at 53
  • May 5 Niccolo Antonio Zingarelli, Italian composer (Andromeda), dies at 85
  • Jun 16 Valentino Fioravanti, Italian composer, dies at 72
  • Jun 20 Giovanni Furno, composer, dies at 89
  • Jul 28 John Ross, British composer and organist, dies at 73
  • Sep 23 Richard John Samuel Stevens, English composer, dies at 80
  • Oct 6 Jean-Francois Le Sueur, composer, dies at 77
  • Oct 11 Samuel Wesley, British organist and composer referred to as "The English Mozart" ((Exultate Deo), dies at 71
  • Oct 17 Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Austrian composer, dies at 58