On This Day

Deaths in Music in 1860

  • Jan 30 Francesco Antonio Norberto Pinto, Portugese violinist, hornist and composer (Adoração ao Sol), dies at 44
  • Mar 6 Justus Johann Friedrich Dotzauer, German cellist and composer (b. 1783)
  • Mar 14 Louis-Antoine Jullien, French conductor, dies at 47
  • Mar 28 Johann Ludwig Bohner, composer, dies at 73
  • May 21 Johannes Frederik Fröhlich, Danish violinist and composer, dies at 53
  • Jul 6 Alexandre Edouard Goria, composer, dies at 37
  • Aug 26 Philipp Friedrich Silcher, German composer, dies at 71
  • Sep 25 Carl Friedrich Zöllner, German composer, dies at 60
  • Oct 6 Stephen Elvey, English composer, dies at 55
  • Nov 5 Carl Binder, Austrian composer, dies at 43
  • Nov 14 Feliks Ostrowski, Polish pianist and composer, dies at 58
  • Nov 28 Ludwig Rellstab, German music theorist, dies at 61