Deaths in Music in 1852

  • Jan 22 George Rodwell, composer, dies at 51
  • Feb 25 Thomas Moore, Irish poet and musician, dies at 72
  • Feb 27 Joseph Drechsler, Czech composer, dies at 69
  • Mar 12 Juan Bros y Bertomel, composer, dies at 75
  • Mar 25 Alexis Garaude, composer, dies at 73
  • May 6 Charles-Louis-Joseph Hanssens, Belgian composer, dies at 75
  • Jun 5 Tomasz Napoleon Nidecki, composer, dies at 45
  • Jun 6 Tommaso Marchesi, composer, dies at 79
  • Jul 5 Johann Baptist Weigl, German composer, dies at 69
  • Sep 28 Johann Friedrich Schwencke, German composer, dies at 60
  • Nov 12 Georg Hellmesberger, composer, dies at 22
  • Nov 18 Anton Bernhard Furstenau, composer, dies at 60
  • Nov 22 August Alexander Klengel, German pianist and composer, dies at 69
  • Dec 16 Henri-Jean Rigel, composer, dies at 80