HAPPENED TODAY - On October 17, 1837, the pianist and composer Johann Nepomuk Hummel died in Weimar

 

On September 12, 1809, the cellist and composer Johann Benjamin Gross was born in Elbląg. MyCello remembres him by proposing a musical video and the score of his Sonate en Si mineur pour le pianoforte et violoncelle, op.7.