Composers in History (Part 3)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 201 - 300 of 7,413

  • 1617-04-03 Antimo Liberati, Italian composer, born in Foligno, Italy (d. 1692)
  • 1618-09-09 Joan Cererols, Catalan musician, composer and monk, born in Martorell (d. 1680)
  • 1618-10-06 Miguel Gomez Camargo, composer
  • 1618-11-01 Johannes Flittner, German composer, born in Suhl, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1678)
  • 1619-08-06 Barbara Strozzi, Italian singer and composer, baptised in Venice (d. 1677)
  • 1620-01-09 Johann Weichmann, German organist, and sacred and secular music composer (Sorgen-Lägerin), born in Wolgast, Pomerania (d. 1652)
  • 1620-09-06 Isabella Leonarda, Italian religious composer, born in Novara, Italy (d. 1704)
  • 1620-10-30 Michael de Ronghe, composer, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1696)
  • 1621-03-07 Georg Neumark, German composer and poet, born in Langensalza (d. 1681)
  • 1621-03-28 Heinrich Schwemmer, German composer, born in Gumpertshausen bei Hallburg, Lower Franconia (d. 1696)
  • 1622-09-04 Jacob Hintze, German composer, born in Bernau (d. 1702)
  • 1622-09-30 Johann Sebastiani, German composer, born in Weimar (d. 1683)
  • 1623-03-14 Adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, born in Liège, Belgium (d. 1668)
  • 1623-04-23 Jan Adam Reincken, Dutch-German composer, born in Deventer, Netherlands (d. 1722)
  • 1623-04-27 Johann Adam Reincken, German organist and composer, born in Deventer, Netherlands (d. 1722)
  • 1623-08-05 Antonio Cesti, Italian composer, singer and musician, born in Arezzo (d. 1669) baptismal date
  • 1624-03-21 Francois Roberday, composer
  • 1624-12-22 Tomas Micieres, Spanish composer (d. 1662)
  • 1626-04-12 Paul Hainlein, German composer, born in Nuremberg (d. 1686)
  • 1626-08-12 Giovanni Legrenzi, composer
  • 1626-10-09 John Ferrabosco, composer, born in Kent, England (d. 1682)
  • 1627-01-28 Alfonso Marsh, English composer and lutenist, baptized in London (d. 1681)
  • 1627-04-09 Johann Kaspar Kerll, German composer, born in Adorf, Germany (d. 1693)
  • 1627-06-13 Fidel Molitor, Swiss composer, born in Wil (d. 1685)
  • 1627-08-26 Thomas Bullis, English composer (baptized) (d. 1708)
  • 1627-09-06 Pierre Verdier, French composer working in Sweden, born in Paris (d. 1706)
  • 1628-01-01 Christoph Bernhard, German composer
  • 1628-04-02 Constantin Christian Dedekind, German composer and poet, born in Reinsdorf, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1715)
  • 1628-12-21 Samuel Friedrich Capricornus, Czech composer, born in Žerčice, Czech Republic (d. 1665)
  • 1630-12-12 Olof Rudbeck, Swedish scientist, writer and composer, born in Västerås (d. 1702)
  • 1631-04-06 Vincenzo De Grandis, composer
  • 1631-09-07 Clemens Thieme, German composer, born in Grossdittmannsdorf (d. 1668)
  • 1631-10-03 Sebastian Anton Scherer, German composer, born in Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany (d. 1712)
  • 1632-02-18 Giovanni Battista Vitali, Italian composer, born in Bologna
  • 1632-04-02 Georg Caspar Weckler, German organist and composer, baptized in Nuremberg, Bavaria (d. 1695)
  • 1632-07-06 Albert Schop, German composer, born in Hamburg (d. 1667)
  • 1632-07-06 Pietro Reggio, Italian composer and musician, born in Genoa (d. 1685)
  • 1632-11-28 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Italian-born French composer (Miserere Suites de Symphonies et Trios, born in Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (d. 1687)
  • 1633-02-01 Gabriel Schütz, German musician, composer, and teacher, born in The Free and Hanseatic City of Lübeck (now Lübeck, Germany) (d. 1710)
  • 1633-04-10 Werner Fabricius, German composer, born in Itzehoe, Germany (d. 1679)
  • 1633-05-21 Joseph de La Barre, composer
  • 1633-06-16 Nathaniel Schnittelbach, German composer and violinist, born in Gdansk (d. 1667)
  • 1633-09-06 Sebastian Knupfer, German composer, born in Aš, Czech Republic (d. 1676)
  • 1634-01-07 Adam Krieger, German organist and composer, born in Driesen, Brandenburg-Prussia (now Drezdenkom, Poland) (d. 1666)
  • 1634-11-30 Andres de Sola, Spanish composer, born in Tudela (d. 1696)
  • 1635-09-07 Paul Esterhazy, Hungarian prince, composer and patron, born in Eisenstadt (d. 1713)
  • 1636-06-15 Johann David Mayer, German composer, born in Schwäbisch Hall (d. 1696)
  • 1636-07-02 Daniel Speer, German composer, born in Breslau (d. 1707)
  • 1636-09-18 Pietro Sanmartini, Italian composer, born in Florence, Italy (d. 1701)
  • 1636-11-10 Francesco Passarini, Italian composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1694)
  • 1637-04-15 Valentin Molitor, Swiss composer, born in Rapperswil, Switzerland (d. 1713)
  • 1637-06-16 Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer
  • 1637-07-08 Johann Georg Ebeling, German composer, born in Lüneburg (d. 1676)
  • 1637-09-27 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, German composer, born in Regensburg, Bavaria (d. 1700)
  • 1637-12-07 Bernardo Pasquini, Italian composer, born in Massa e Cozzile, Tuscany (d. 1710)
  • 1638-04-11 Diogo Dias Melgaz, Portuguese composer, born in Cuba, Alentejo, Portugal (d. 1700)
  • 1638-07-08 Matteo Coferati, composer
  • 1638-07-15 Giovanni Buonaventura Viviani, Italian composer, born in Florence (d. 1693)
  • 1640-11-04 Carlo Mannelli, Italian composer, born in Rome (d. 1697)
  • 1640-11-15 Nicolaus Adam Strungk, German composer, born in Braunschweig, Germany (d. 1700)
  • 1640-11-26 Carl Rosier, Dutch baroque composer, born in Liège (d. 1725)
  • 1642-03-21 Georg Schmezer, German composer and musician, born in Augsburg (d. 1697)
  • 1642-07-22 Johann Quirsfeld, German composer, born in Dresden (d. 1686)
  • 1642-08-21 Johann Friedrich Treiber, German historian and composer, born in Osthausen, Arnstadt, Germany (d. 1719)
  • 1642-09-23 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, Italian composer and violinist, born in Modena (d. 1678)
  • 1642-12-06 Johann Christoph Bach, German composer, born in Arnstadt, Germany (d. 1703)
  • 1643-03-28 Jose Solana, Spanish composer and organist, born in Sieso, Huesca province (d. 1712)
  • 1643-04-01 Christian Demelius, composer
  • 1643-07-03 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist and composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1682)
  • 1644-03-18 Gottfried Wegner, composer
  • 1644-05-23 Thomas Eisenhut, German composer, born in Aursburg, Germany (d. 1702)
  • 1644-08-12 Georg Christoph Leuttner, composer
  • 1644-08-12 Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber, Bohemian-Austrian violinist and composer, baptized in Wartenberg (d. 1704)
  • 1644-09-06 Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, Spanish organist and composer, born in Algemesí, Spain (d. 1712)
  • 1644-10-01 Jean Rousseau, French composer and viol player (d. 1699)
  • 1644-12-23 Tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, Spanish composer, born in Villarrobledo, Spain (d. 1728)
  • 1645-01-28 Gottfried Vopelius, German hymn composer, born in Herwigsdorf, Saxony (d. 1715)
  • 1645-08-03 August Kuhnel, German composer and musician, born in Delmenhorst, Germany (d. ca 1700)
  • 1645-11-21 Johann Löhner, German composer, born in Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany (d. 1705)
  • 1645-11-30 Andreas Werkmeister, German organist and composer, born in Benneckenstein, Germany (d. 1706)
  • 1646-07-29 Johann Theile, German composer (Adam & Eve)
  • 1646-10-02 Guillaume Poitevin, French composer and teacher, born in Boulbon, France (d. 1706)
  • 1646-12-25 Harald Vallerius, composer
  • 1647-01-30 Konrad Hoffler, German composer (d. 1705)
  • 1648-02-03 Louis Bouteiller, composer

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1648-08-09 Johann Michael Bach, German composer (In Dulci Jubilo), born in Arnstadt, Germany (d. 1694)

  • 1648-09-06 Johann Schelle, German composer, born in Geising (d. 1701)
  • 1648-12-07 Giovanni Maria Capelli, Italian composer, born in Parma, Italy (d. 1726)
  • 1649-01-22 Pascal Collasse, composer
  • 1649-02-23 John Blow, English composer, composed 1st English opera (Venus & Adonis) (baptized date) (d. 1708)
  • 1649-02-27 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer
  • 1649-04-03 Joseph François Salomon, French composer, born in Toulon, France (d. 1732)
  • 1649-04-23 Andreas Kneller, German composer, born in Lübeck, Germany (d. 1724)
  • 1649-05-03 Johann Valentin Meder, German composer, born in Erfurt, Germany (d. 1719)
  • 1650-08-27 Johann Samuel Welter, German composer, born in Obersontheim, Germany (d. 1720)
  • 1651-03-16 Zaccaria Tevo, Italian composer, born in Piove di Sacco
  • 1651-04-15 Domenico Gabrielli, Italian Baroque composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1690)
  • 1651-07-22 Ferdinand Tobias Richter, Austrian composer, born in Würzburg (d. 1711)
  • 1651-08-06 Johann Michael Zächer, Austrian composer, born in Vienna (d. 1712)
  • 1651-12-28 Johann Krieger, German organist and composer, born in Nuremberg, Electorate of Bavaria (d. 1735)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 201 - 300 of 5,893

  • 1656-07-07 Michelangelo Rossi, Italian opera composer, buried at about 55
  • 1656-10-02 Stephan Otto, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1657-06-26 Tobias Michael, German composer, dies at 65
  • 1658-03-23 Valentin Dretzel, German composer, dies at 79
  • 1659-01-18 Benedikt Lechler, German composer, dies at 64
  • 1661-06-03 Gottfried Scheidt, German composer and organist, dies at 67
  • 1661-06-26 Lazaro Valvasensi, Italian organist and composer, dies at 76
  • 1661-08-26 Louis Couperin, composer, dies
  • 1662-04-04 Davis Mell, composer, dies at 57
  • 1662-07-01 Simon Ives, English court composer, dies at 61
  • 1662-10-21 Henry Lawes, composer, dies at 66
  • 1663-04-25 Heinrich Pape, German composer and organist, dies at 53
  • 1663-07-02 Thomas Selle, German composer, dies at 64
  • 1663-12-05 Severo Bonini, Italian composer and monk, dies at 80
  • 1665-01-21 Domenico Mazzocchi, Italian Baroque composer, dies at 72
  • 1665-11-10 Samuel Friedrich Capricornus, composer, dies at 36
  • 1665-12-10 Tarquinio Mercula, composer, dies
  • 1666-01-24 Johann Andreas Herbst, composer, dies at 77
  • 1666-02-24 Nicholas Lanier, English composer, dies at 77
  • 1666-05-06 Paul Siefert, German composer, dies at 79
  • 1666-06-30 Adam Krieger, German composer, dies at 32
  • 1667-05-07 Johann Jakob Froberger, German organist/singer/composer, dies at 50
  • 1667-07-26 Michael Franck, German composer, poet and baker, dies at 58 [1]
  • 1667-08-31 Johann von Rist, German composer and poet known for his hymns, dies at 60
  • 1667-10-30 Johann Jakob Wolleb, a Swiss organist , theologian and composer, dies in the plague at 54
  • 1667-11-16 Nathaniel Schnittelbach, German composer and violinist, dies at 34
  • 1668-03-27 Clemens Thieme, German composer, dies at 36
  • 1668-07-10 Adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, dies at 45
  • 1669-03-23 Philipp Buchner, German composer, dies at 54
  • 1669-07-29 Christopher Simpson, composer, dies
  • 1669-10-14 Antonio Cesti, Italian composer, singer and musician, dies at 46
  • 1669-11-06 Laurentius Erhard, German composer, dies at 71
  • 1670-04-23 Loreto Vittori, Italian composer and mezzo-soprano singer, dies at 69
  • 1672-06-17 Orazio Benevoli, Franco-Italian composer, dies at 67
  • 1672-07-04 Ambrosius Reiner, German composer, dies at 67
  • 1672-08-09 Jose Ximenez, Spanish composer, dies at 70
  • 1672-11-06 Heinrich Schütz, German organist and composer, dies at 87
  • 1673-02-02 Kaspar Förster, German composer, dies at 56
  • 1673-12-16 Juan de Padilla, composer, dies at 68
  • 1674-01-12 Giacomo Carissimi, Italian composer (Jephta), dies at 68
  • 1674-02-22 John Wilson, English composer, dies at 78
  • 1674-02-24 Matthias Weckmann, German composer (b. 1616)
  • 1675-07-25 Nicolas Saboly, French composer and poet, dies at 61
  • 1676-01-14 Pier Francesco Cavalli, Italian opera composer, dies at 73
  • 1676-10-10 Sebastian Knupfer, German composer, dies at 43
  • 1676-10-20 Christopher Gibbons, English composer, dies at 61
  • 1676-12-04 Johann Georg Ebeling, German composer, dies at 39
  • 1677-06-15 Giovanni Battista Chinelli, Italian composer, dies at 67
  • 1677-11-11 Barbara Strozzi, Italian singer and composer, dies at 58
  • 1678-01-07 Johannes Flittner, German composer, dies at 59
  • 1678-05-06 Joseph Chabanceau de La Barre, French composer, dies at 44
  • 1678-08-05 Juan García de Zéspedes, Mexican musician and composer (b. 1619)
  • 1678-10-26 John Jenkins, English composer, dies at about 86
  • 1678-11-18 Giovanni Maria Bononcini, composer, dies at 36
  • 1679-01-09 Werner Fabricius, German composer, dies at 45
  • 1679-05-01 Esaias Reusner, German lutenist and composer, dies at 43
  • 1679-06-27 Pablo Bruna, Spanish blind composer, dies at 68
  • 1680-05-29 Abraham Megerle, Austrian organist, composer, and Kapellmeister, dies at 73
  • 1680-08-28 Joan Cererols, Catalan musician, composer and monk, dies at 57
  • 1680-09-10 Marco Uccellini, Italian composer and violinist, dies (b. 1603)
  • 1680-10-13 Francois Roberday, composer, dies at 56
  • 1681-02-14 Francesco Nigetti, Italian composer, dies at 77
  • 1681-04-09 Alfonso Marsh, English composer and lutenist, dies at 54
  • 1681-07-08 Georg Neumark, German composer and poet, dies at 60
  • 1682-02-25 Alessandro Stradella, Italian violinist and composer, murdered at 38
  • 1682-07-17 Johann Heinrich Kittel, German composer, dies at 29
  • 1682-10-15 John Ferrabosco, composer, dies at 56
  • 1683-08-26 Christoph Schultze, composer, dies at 76
  • 1683-10-08 Philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer, dies at 76
  • 1684-02-12 Pietro Andrea Ziani, Italian composer and organist, dies at 67
  • 1684-05-08 Henri Dumont, composer, dies
  • 1685-01-06 Malachias Siebenhaar, composer, dies at 68
  • 1685-07-23 Pietro Reggio, Italian composer and musician, dies at 53
  • 1685-10-03 Fidel Molitor, Swiss composer, dies at 58
  • 1686-06-18 Johann Quirsfeld, German composer, dies at 43
  • 1686-08-06 Paul Hainlein, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1687-03-22 Jean-Baptiste Lully, Italian-born French composer (Miserere Suites de Symphonies et Trios), dies at 54
  • 1688-12-23 Jean-Louis Lully, French composer and son of Jean-Baptiste Lully, dies at 21
  • 1690-04-12 Miguel Gómez Camargo, Spanish composer, dies at 71
  • 1690-05-27 Giovanni Legrenzi, Italian composer, dies at 63
  • 1690-07-10 Domenico Gabrielli, Italian Baroque composer, dies at 39
  • 1691-01-20 Christiaan de Placker, Flemish poet and composer, dies at 77
  • 1691-02-08 Carlo Rainaldi, Italian architect and composer, dies at 79
  • 1691-04-23 Jean-Henri D'Anglebert, French composer, harpsichordist and organist, dies at 62
  • 1691-07-01 Marc'Antonio Pasqualini, Italian composer, dies at 77
  • 1692-02-24 Antimo Liberati, Italian composer, dies at 74
  • 1692-10-12 Giovanni Battista Vitali, Italian composer, dies at 60
  • 1692-11-14 Christoph Bernhard, German composer, dies at 64
  • 1693-02-13 Johann Kaspar von Kerll, German composer, dies at 65
  • 1693-03-01 Benedict Schultheiss, German composer, dies at 39
  • 1694-09-23 Francesco Passarini, Italian composer, dies at 57
  • 1695-04-20 Georg Caspar Weckler, composer, dies at 63
  • 1695-11-21 Henry Purcell, English organist and composer (Indian Queen), dies at 36
  • 1695-11-28 Giovanni Paulo Colonna, composer, dies at 58
  • 1696-01-08 Michael de Ronghe, composer, dies at 75
  • 1696-04-21 Andres de Sola, Spanish composer, dies at 61
  • 1696-05-31 Heinrich Schwemmer, German composer, dies at 75
  • 1696-06-29 Michel Lambert, French composer, dies at about 86
  • 1696-09-16 Lambert Pietkin, Flemish composer, dies at 83

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