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Encyclopedia > 1818 in music

See also: 1817 in music, other events of 1818, 1819 in music and the list of 'years in music'. See also: 1816 in music, other events of 1817, 1818 in music and the list of years in music. // Events Felix Mendelssohn begins studying composition with Carl Friedrich Zelter. ... 1818 is a common year starting on Thursday. ... See also: 1818 in music, other events of 1819, 1820 in music and the list of years in music. Events Popular Music Classical music João Domingos Bomtempo - Requiem in C Minor Anton Reicha - Andante for Wind Quintet no 2 in F major Opera Births June 20 - Jacques Offenbach September... This page indexes the individual year in music pages. ...

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December 24 is the 358th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (359th in leap years). ... Autograph of the carol by Gruber Silent Night is a traditional and popular Christmas carol. ... Mohr and Gruber on an Austrian stamp (1987) Franz Xaver Gruber (1787–June 7, 1863), was an Austrian primary school teacher and organist in the village of Oberndorf and then in Hallein, Salzburg. ... December 25 is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 6 days remaining. ... Oberndorfbei Salzburg is an Austriantown, some 17 km north of Salzburg. ...

Popular music

Autograph of the carol by Gruber Silent Night is a traditional and popular Christmas carol. ... Mohr and Gruber on an Austrian stamp (1987) Franz Xaver Gruber (1787–June 7, 1863), was an Austrian primary school teacher and organist in the village of Oberndorf and then in Hallein, Salzburg. ...

Classical music

For the crater on the moon, see Schubert (crater) Franz Schubert Franz Peter Schubert (January 31, 1797 – November 19, 1828), was an Austrian composer. ...

Opera

Michele Enrico Carafa di Colobrano (17 November 1787 – 26 July 1872) was an Italian opera composer. ... Gaetano Donizetti Domenico Gaetano Maria Donizetti (29 November 1797–8 April 1848) was a famous Italian opera composer. ... Portrait Gioacchino Antonio Rossini (February 29, 1792 – November 13, 1868) was an Italian musical composer who wrote more than 30 operas as well as sacred music and chamber music. ...

Births

June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... Charles Gounod Charles François Gounod (June 17, 1818 – October 18, 1893) was a French composer, best known for his opera Faust. ... August 7 is the 219th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (220th in leap years), with 146 days remaining. ... Henry Charles Litolff (b. ... October 26 is the 299th day of the year (300th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 66 days remaining. ...

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