HAPPENED TODAY - On October 26, 1789, the violinist and composer Joseph Mayseder was born in Vienna

 

On November 27, 1741, the composer and cellist Jean-Pierre Duport was born in Paris. MyCello remembers him proposing a music video and the score of the third of his Six sonates pour le violoncell et basse, op. 3.

 

 

On January 25 1820, the cellist Joseph Franz Weigl died in Vienna. MyCello remembers hi proposing a musical video and the score of the Concerto in Do that Haydn probably composed for him.

 

 

On December 27 1944, the pianist and composer Amy Marcy Beach died in New York. MyCello remembers her proposing a musical video and the  score of her Piano Quintet, Op.67.