On This Day

Musicians Born in 1604

  • Jan 4 Jacob Balde, German jesuit/barok conductor (Jephthe)
  • Mar 19 Johan IV, composer/king of Portugal (1640-56)
  • Jul 8 Heinrich Albert, German composer (Arien oder Melodien)
  • Nov 15 Davis Mell, English composer, born in Wilton (d. 1662)
  • Dec 7 Ambrosius Reiner, German composer, born in Altdorf, Weingarten, Württemberg (d. 1672)