On This Day

Musicians Who Died in 1854

  • Jan 9 Filippo Traetta [Philip Trajetta], Italian composer, dies at 77
  • Feb 4 Carl Ludwig Cornelius Westenholz, composer, dies at 66
  • Apr 17 Gottlob Wiedebein, German composer, dies at 74
  • Apr 18 Joseph Antoni Frantiszek Elsner, Polish composer, dies at 84
  • May 3 William Beale, composer, dies at 70
  • May 31 Vatroslav Lisinski, composer, dies at 34
  • Jul 15 Wincenty Studzinski, Polish violinist and composer, dies at 39
  • Oct 28 James P Carrell, composer, dies at 67
  • Nov 19 Alberich Zwyssig, composer, dies at 46