On This Day

Deaths in Music in 1844

  • Jan 15 Joseph Mazzinghi, composer, dies at 78
  • Feb 29 Thaddäus Weigl, Austrian composer, dies at 67
  • Apr 8 Ignaz Franz von Mosel, Austrian composer, dies at 72
  • Apr 22 Henri-Montan Berton, composer, dies at 76
  • May 21 Guiseppi Baini, composer, dies at 68
  • Jul 13 Johann Baptist Gansbacher, Austrian composer, dies at 66
  • Jul 19 Heinrich Domnich, German hornist and composer, dies at 77
  • Jul 29 Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart, Austrian composer and 6th child of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, dies at 53
  • Sep 14 Oliver Holden, American composer, dies at 78
  • Nov 1 August Ferdinand Haeser, German composer, dies at 45