Classical Period of Music (1750-1820)

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  • Johann Sebastian Bach died.

    Johann Sebastian Bach died.
  • Muzio Clementi was born.

    Muzio Clementi was born.
    Muzio Clementi was a composer and a piano prodigy.
  • Giovanni Viotti was born.

    Giovanni Viotti was born.
    Giovanni Viotti was an Italian composer and violinist.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born.

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born.
    Mozart was an Austrian composer.
  • Franz Joseph Anderson began work as Kapellmeister for Prince Pal Antal Esterhazy.

    Franz Joseph Anderson began work as Kapellmeister for Prince Pal Antal Esterhazy.
    Haydn was a big part in helping establish the symphony and string quartet.
  • Mozart finished his first symphony.

    Mozart finished his first symphony.
  • Johann Christian Bach performed in London.

    Johann Christian Bach performed in London.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven was born.

    Ludwig van Beethoven was born.
  • La Scala was built was in Milan.

    La Scala was built was in Milan.
    La Scala is a major opera venue.
  • Sebastiano Carezo invented the "Bolero".

    Sebastiano Carezo invented the "Bolero".
    The "Bolero" is a Spanish dance.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart moved to Vienna.

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart moved to Vienna.
    Vienna was where Mozart created some of his most popular works.
  • Johann Christian Bach passed away.

    Johann Christian Bach passed away.
  • Niccollo Paganini was born.

    Niccollo Paganini was born.
    Paganini was an Italian composer and violinist.
  • Wilhelm Freidmann Bach died.

    Wilhelm Freidmann Bach died.
  • Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" premiered.

    Mozart's "The Marriage of Figaro" premiered.
  • Carl Maria von Weber was born.

    Carl Maria von Weber was born.
  • Leopold Mozart passed away.

    Leopold Mozart passed away.
    Leopold Mozart was Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's father.
  • Mozaart's "Don Giovanni" premiered.

    Mozaart's "Don Giovanni" premiered.
  • Carl Philipp Emanual Bach passed away.

    Carl Philipp Emanual Bach passed away.
  • Mozart's "Cosi fan tutte" premiered.

    Mozart's "Cosi fan tutte" premiered.
  • Carl Czerny was born.

    Carl Czerny was born.
    Carl Czerny was an Austrian composer.
  • Giacomo Meyerbeer was born.

    Giacomo Meyerbeer was born.
    Meyerbeer was a German composer.
  • Mozart's "Magic Flute" premiered.

    Mozart's "Magic Flute" premiered.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart passed away.

    Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart passed away.
  • Joesph Haydn's first London Symphony was performed.

    Joesph Haydn's first London Symphony was performed.
  • Gioacchino Rossini was born.

    Gioacchino Rossini was born.
  • The Paris Conservatory of Music was founded.

    The Paris Conservatory of Music was founded.
  • Gaetano Donizetti was born.

    Gaetano Donizetti was born.
    Donizetti was an Italian composer.
  • Beethoven's "Symphony #1 in C Major" premiered.

    Beethoven's "Symphony #1 in C Major" premiered.
  • Louis-Hector Berlioz was born.

    Louis-Hector Berlioz was born.
    Berlioz was known as the master of orchestration.
  • Felix Mendelssohn was born.

    Felix Mendelssohn was born.
    Mendelssohn was one of the most well-known composers of the Romantic period.
  • Franz Liszt was born.

    Franz Liszt was born.
    Lisztwas the figureheard of the New German school.
  • Franz Schubert was born.

    Franz Schubert was born.
    Schubert was an Austrain composer.
  • Clara Wieck Schumann was born.

    Clara Wieck Schumann was born.
    Schumann was one of the greatest female composers of the 19th century.