Composers in History (Part 4)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

Birthdays 301 - 400 of 7,419

  • 1652-01-01 Johann Krieger, German composer and organist, born in Nuremberg (d. 1735)
  • 1652-05-14 Johann Philipp Fortsch, German composer, statesman and physician, born in Wertheim am Main (d. 1732)
  • 1652-10-13 Johann Heinrich Kittel, German composer, born in Dresden, Germany (d. 1682)
  • 1652-10-19 Louis Le Quointe, Flemish organist and composer (Bouquet de fleurs), born in Ypres, Spanish Netherlands (d. 1717)
  • 1652-11-20 Romanus Weichlein, Austrian composer, born in Linz, Austria (d. 1706)
  • 1652-12-16 Giovanni Maria Casini, Italian organist, composer, and priest, born in Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (now Italy) (d. 1719)
  • 1653-02-17 Arcangelo Corelli, Italian violinist/composer (Concerto Grossi), born in Fusignano, Italy (d. 1713)
  • 1653-06-01 Georg Muffat, baroque composer, born in Megève, Duchy of Savoy (d. 1704)

Person of interestJohann Pachelbel

1653-09-01 Johann Pachelbel, German composer (Canon in D), born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1706)

  • 1653-09-20 Benedict Schultheiss, German composer, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1693)
  • 1653-11-26 Andreas Anton Schmelzer, Austrian composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1701)
  • 1653-12-24 Georg Motz, German composer, born in Augsburg, Germany (d. 1733)
  • 1654-03-11 Heinrich Georg Neuss, composer
  • 1654-07-05 Antonio Maria Pacchioni, Baroque composer, born in Modena, Italy (baptized date) (d. 1738)
  • 1654-07-25 Agostino Steffani, Italian-German diplomat and composer, born in Castelfranco Veneto, Italy (d. 1728)
  • 1654-09-29 Vincenz Lubeck, German composer, born in Padingbüttel (d. 1740)
  • 1654-10-23 Johann Bernhard Staudt, Austrian Jesuit composer, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1712)
  • 1654-11-05 Christian Liebe, German composer, born in Freiberg, Saxony (d. 1708)
  • 1655-01-14 Angelo Predieri, Italian composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1731)
  • 1655-03-17 Élisabeth Jacquet de La Guerre, French harpsichordist, organist, singer, and composer (Les pièces de clavessin; Céphale et Procris), born in, Paris (d. 1729)
  • 1655-09-12 Sebastien de Brossard, French composer and music theorist, born in Dompierre, Orne, France (d. 1730)
  • 1656-05-31 Marin Marais, French composer, born in Paris (d. 1728)
  • 1656-11-03 Georg Reutter, Austrian composer and organist, born in Vienna (d. 1738)
  • 1656-11-04 Leonard Sailer, German composer and organist, born in Ulm (d. after 1694)
  • 1657-03-18 Giuseppe Ottavio Pitoni, Italian composer
  • 1657-05-05 Jacques Danican Philidor, French composer (d. 1708)
  • 1657-06-03 Manuel de Egues, Spanish composer, born in San Martin del Rio, Spain (d. 1729)
  • 1657-07-25 Philipp Heinrich Erlebach, German composer, born in Esens, Germany (d. 1714)
  • 1657-11-08 Thomas Bullis Jr., English composer (d. 1712)
  • 1657-12-15 Michel-Richard Delalande, French baroque composer, born in Paris (d. 1726)
  • 1658-04-22 Giuseppe Torelli, italian composer (Concerti Grossi), born in Verona, Italy (d. 1709)
  • 1659-01-17 Antonio Veracini, Italian violinist and Baroque composer, born in Florence, Grand Duchy of Tuscany (now Italy) (d. 1733)
  • 1659-08-01 Antoine Mouque, Flemish composer and organist and singer, born in Ostend (d. 1723)
  • 1659-09-10 Henry Purcell, English organist and composer (Dido & Aeneas), born in St Ann's Lane, Old Pye Street, Westminster (d. 1695)
  • 1659-11-06 Theodor Schwartzkopff, German composer, born in Ulm, Germany (d. 1732)
  • 1660-02-13 Johann Sigismund Kusser, Hungarian German composer, born in Pressburg, Kingdom of Hungary (d. 1727)
  • 1660-04-06 Johann Kuhnau, Bohemian organist, choirmaster, and composer (Biblical Sonatas), born in Geising, Bohemia (now Germany) (d. 1722)
  • 1660-04-19 Sebastián Durón, Spanish composer, born in Brihuega, Guadalajara, Spain (d. 1716)
  • 1660-04-29 Matthias Henriksen Schacht, Danish scholar and composer, born in Visby, Gotland, Sweden (d. 1700)
  • 1660-05-02 Alessandro Scarlatti, Italian baroque composer (Tigrane), born in Palermo, Sicily (d. 1725)
  • 1660-06-03 Johannes Schenck, Dutch born composer, born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Baptism date)
  • 1660-12-04 Andre Campra, French composer, baptized in Aix-en-Provence, France (d. 1744)
  • 1661-01-05 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, German composer, born in Nuremberg (d. 1700)
  • 1661-06-06 Giacomo Antonio Perti, Italian composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1756)
  • 1661-09-02 Georg Bohm, German organist/composer
  • 1662-02-05 Giuseppi Vignola, composer
  • 1663-03-07 Tomaso Antonio Vitali, Italian composer and violinist (d. 1745)
  • 1663-03-16 Nicolas Siret, French baroque composer and organist, born in Troyes (d. 1754)
  • 1663-07-01 Franz Xaver Murschhauser, German composer and theorist, born in Saverne, Alsace, France (d. 1738)
  • 1663-09-20 Pirro Capacelli, Italian aristocrat and composer, born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1735)
  • 1663-11-13 Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, German musician and composer, born in Leipzig, Germany (d. 1712)
  • 1663-11-14 Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer
  • 1664-03-17 Georg Osterreich, composer
  • 1664-08-06 Johann Christoph Schmidt, German composer, born in Ansbach, Bavaria (d. 1728)
  • 1664-09-09 Johann Christoph Pez, German Baroque composer, born in Munich (d. 1716)
  • 1664-11-09 Johann Speth, German composer, born in Speinshart
  • 1665-06-05 Nicolas Bernier, French composer, born in Mantes-sur-Seine (d. 1734)
  • 1666-04-25 Johann Heinrich Buttstett, German composer, born in Bindersleben, Germany (d. 1727)
  • 1666-08-20 Alphonse d'Ève, Flemish Baroque composer, born in Brussels (d. 1727)
  • 1666-11-01 James Sherard, English amateur composer, born in Bushby (d. 1738)
  • 1666-11-05 Attilio Ariosti, Italian composer, born in Bologna (d. 1729)
  • 1666-12-05 Francesco Scarlatti, Italian composer, born in Palermo, Sicily (d. ~1741)
  • 1667-01-05 Antonio Lotti, Italian Baroque composer, born in Venice, Italy (d. 1740)
  • 1667-02-17 Georg Bronner, German composer and organist, born in Hamburg (d. 1720) baptismal date
  • 1667-09-24 Jean-Louis Lully, French composer and son of Jean-Baptiste Lully, born in Paris, France (d. 1688)
  • 1667-12-04 Michel Pignolet de Monteclair, French composer, born in Andelot, Haute-Marne, France (d. 1737)
  • 1667-12-15 Ludwig Ernst, German composer, born in Gotha (d. 1739)
  • 1667-12-18 Wenzel Ludwig von Radolt, composer
  • 1668-01-08 Jean Gilles, French composer, born in Tarascon (d. 1705)
  • 1668-03-19 Francesco Gasparini, Italian baroque composer (Ambleto; Missa Canonica), born in Camaiore, Lucca (now Italy) (d. 1727)
  • 1668-06-21 Cajetan Kolberer, composer, born in Salzburg, Austria (d. 1732)
  • 1668-11-10 François Couperin, French composer and organist (Les Concerts Royaux), born in Paris, France (d. 1733)
  • 1668-11-27 Pantaleon Hebenstreit, German musician, composer, and instrument inventor, born in Eisleben (d. 1750)
  • 1668-12-03 Casimir Schweizelsperg, German composer, born in Rosenheim, Upper Bavaria
  • 1669-02-01 Miguel Lopez, Spanish composer and organist, born in Villarroya de la Sierra, Aragon, Spain (d. 1723)
  • 1669-02-02 Louis Marchand, French baroque composer and organist (d. 1732)
  • 1669-06-30 Mauritius Vogt, German composer, born in Königshofen, Bavaria (d. 1730)
  • 1670-02-14 Georg Gabriel Schutz, German composer, born in Nuremberg, Germany (d. 1716)
  • 1670-04-24 Christian Ludwig Boxberg, German composer, born in Sondershausen, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1729)
  • 1670-07-18 Giovanni Battista Bononcini, Italian opera-composer, born in Modena, Italy (d. 1747)
  • 1670-07-19 Richard Leveridge, English bass singer and composer, born in St Martin-in-the-Fields, London (d. 1758)
  • 1671-02-19 Charles-Hubert Gervais, French baroque composer, born at the Palais Royal, Paris, France (d. 1744)
  • 1671-03-26 Giacomo Cesare Predieri, Italian composer (d. 1753)
  • 1671-05-21 Azzolino Bernardino Della Ciaia, composer
  • 1671-06-08 Tomaso Albinoni, Italian composer (Adagio in G-minor), born in Venice, Italy (d. 1751)
  • 1672-01-16 Francesco Mancini, Neapolitan composer, born in Naples, Italy (d. 1737)
  • 1672-04-06 Andre Cardinal Destouches, composer
  • 1672-04-21 Johann Philipp Käfer, German composer, born in Schney, Lichtenfels, Germany (d. 1728)
  • 1672-06-11 Francesco Antonio Bonporti, Italian priest and amateur composer, born in Padua, Italy (d. 1749)
  • 1673-02-01 Alessandro Marcello, Italian composer, born in Venice, Italy (d. 1747)
  • 1673-02-06 Maximilian Dietrich Freisslich, German composer, born in Immelborn, Germany (d. 1731)
  • 1673-03-19 Pedro Vaz Rego, Portuguese composer and poet, born in Campo Maior, Portugal (d. 1736)
  • 1673-04-16 Francesco Feroci, Italian composer, born in San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy (d. 1750)
  • 1673-05-08 Johann Valentin Eckelt, German composer, born in Werningshausen, Germany (d. 1732)
  • 1673-08-28 Conrad Michael Schneider, German composer, born in Anspach (d. 1752) [or 26 August]
  • 1673-09-13 Hercule Brehy, Flemish composer and organist, born in Brussels (d. 1737)
  • 1674-01-12 Reinhard Keiser, German opera composer
  • 1674-02-21 Johann Augustin Kobelius, composer
  • 1674-05-31 Friedrich Erhard Niedt, German composer, born in Jena, Thuringia, Germany (d. 1708)
  • 1674-09-29 Jacques Hotteterre, French composer and flautist, born in Paris (d. 1762)

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music

Deaths 301 - 400 of 5,898

  • 1696-12-23 Johann David Mayer, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1697-01-06 Carlo Mannelli, Italian composer, dies at 56
  • 1697-03-29 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
  • 1697-05-18 Guillaume Dumanoir, French composer, dies at 81
  • 1698-07-16 Cristoph Kaldenbach, composer, dies at 84
  • 1699-06-01 Jean Rousseau, French composer and viol player, dies at 54
  • 1700-01-22 Jacob Balthasar Schutz, composer, dies at 39
  • 1700-03-10 Diogo Dias Melgaz, Portuguese composer, dies at 61
  • 1700-07-19 Hieronymus Gradenthaler, German composer, dies at 62
  • 1700-08-08 Matthias Henriksen Schacht, Danish scholar and composer, dies at 40
  • 1700-09-23 Nicolaus Adam Strungk, German composer, dies at 59
  • 1701-01-01 Pietro Sanmartini, Italian composer, dies at 64
  • 1701-02-15 Adam Drese, German composer, dies at 80
  • 1701-03-10 Johann Schelle, German composer, dies at 52
  • 1701-10-13 Andreas Anton Schmelzer, Austrian composer, dies at 47
  • 1702-05-05 Jacob Hintze, German composer, dies at 79
  • 1702-09-17 Olof Rudbeck, Swedish scientist, writer and composer, dies at 71
  • 1702-11-04 Thomas Eisenhut, German composer, dies at 58
  • 1703-01-16 Matteo Coferati, composer, dies at 64
  • 1703-03-31 Johann Christoph Bach, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1703-04-26 Georg Christoph Leuttner, German composer, dies at 58
  • 1703-11-30 Nicolas de Grigny, French organist and composer, dies at 31
  • 1704-02-23 Georg Muffat, French/German organist/composer, dies at 50
  • 1704-02-24 Marc-Antoine Charpentier, French composer (church music), dies
  • 1704-05-03 Heinrich Ignaz Franz von Biber, Bohemian-Austrian violinist and composer, dies at 59
  • 1705-02-05 Jean Gilles, French composer, dies at 37
  • 1705-04-02 Johann Löhner, German composer, dies at 59
  • 1706-01-26 Guillaume Poitevin, composer, dies at 59
  • 1706-09-08 Romanus Weichlein, Austrian composer, dies at 53
  • 1706-09-20 Pierre Verdier, French composer working in Sweden, dies at 79
  • 1706-10-26 Andreas Werkmeister, German organist and composer, dies at 60
  • 1707-05-09 Dietrich Buxtehude, German organist & composer, dies at about 69
  • 1707-08-20 Nicolas Gigault, French organist and composer (b. 1627)
  • 1707-10-05 Daniel Speer, German composer, dies at 71
  • 1707-12-01 Jeremiah Clarke, composer, dies
  • 1708-01-23 Thomas Bullis, English composer, dies at 80 (buried)
  • 1708-05-27 Jacques Danican Philidor, French composer, dies at 51
  • 1708-08-04 Vincenzo De Grandis, composer, dies at 77
  • 1708-09-03 Christian Liebe, German composer, dies at 53
  • 1708-10-01 John Blow, English baroque composer (Venus & Adonis), dies at 59
  • 1709-02-08 Giuseppe Torelli, Italian composer (Concerti Grossi), dies at 50
  • 1709-06-14 Gottfried Wegner, composer, dies at 65
  • 1709-07-17 Pascal Collasse, composer, dies at 60
  • 1710-05-10 Georg Dietrich Leiding, composer, dies at 46
  • 1710-08-09 Gabriel Schutz, German composer, dies at 77
  • 1710-11-21 Bernardo Pasquini, Italian composer, dies at 72
  • 1711-11-01 Christian Demelius, composer, dies at 68
  • 1711-11-03 Ferdinand Tobias Richter, Austrian Baroque composer, dies at 60
  • 1712-04-29 Juan Bautista Jose Cabanilles, Spanish organist and composer, dies at 67
  • 1712-08-04 Johann Jacob de Neufville, German composer, dies at 27
  • 1712-08-07 Friederich Wilhelm Zachow, composer, dies at 48
  • 1712-08-24 Thomas Bullis, Jr. English composer, dies at 54
  • 1712-08-26 Sebastian Anton Scherer, German composer, dies at 80
  • 1712-09-22 Jose Solana, Spanish composer and organist, dies at 69
  • 1712-09-30 Johann Michael Zächer, Austrian composer, dies at 61
  • 1712-11-06 Johann Bernhard Staudt, Austrian Jesuit composer, dies at 58
  • 1713-01-08 Arcangelo Corelli, Italian composer and violinist (Concerti Grossi), dies at 59
  • 1713-03-26 Paul Esterhazy, Hungarian prince, composer and patron, dies at 77
  • 1713-10-04 Valentin Molitor, Swiss composer, dies at 76
  • 1714-04-17 Philipp Heinrich Erlebach, German composer, dies at 56
  • 1715-02-03 Gottfried Vopelius, composer, dies at 70
  • 1715-09-02 Constantin Christian Dedekind, German composer and poet, dies at 87
  • 1716-03-08 Harald Vallerius, composer, dies at 69
  • 1716-03-10 Wenzel Ludwig von Radolt, composer, dies at 48
  • 1716-03-13 Georg Gabriel Schutz, German composer, dies at 46
  • 1716-08-03 Sebastián Durón, Spanish composer, dies at 56
  • 1716-09-25 Johann Christoph Pez, German Baroque composer, dies at 52
  • 1716-09-30 Heinrich Georg Neuss, composer, theologian and poet, dies at 62
  • 1716-12-06 Benedictus Buns, Dutch Carmelite and composer (b. 1642)
  • 1717-06-09 Louis Le Quointe, Flemish composer and organist (Bouquet de fleurs), dies at 64
  • 1717-11-02 Johann Jacob Walther, composer, dies
  • 1717-11-26 Daniel Purcell, British composer (b. 1664)
  • 1719-02-25 Giovanni Maria Casini, Italian composer, dies at 66
  • 1719-04-15 Johann Friedrich Treiber, German historian & composer, dies at 76
  • 1719-07-26 Johann Georg Christian Störl, composer, dies at 43
  • 1720-03-08 Georg Bronner, German composer and organist, dies at 53
  • 1720-07-27 Johann Samuel Welter, German composer, dies at 69
  • 1722-06-05 Johann Kuhnau, Bohemian organist, choirmaster, and composer (Biblical Sonatas), dies at 62
  • 1722-11-24 Johann Adam Reincken, German organist and composer, dies at 99
  • 1723-06-07 Miguel Lopez, Spanish composer and organist, dies at 64
  • 1723-08-23 Antoine Mouque, Flemish composer, organist and singer, dies at 64
  • 1724-02-13 Francisco Jose Coutinho, composer, dies at 43
  • 1724-06-24 Johann Theile, German composer (Adam und Eva), dies at 77
  • 1724-08-24 Andreas Kneller, German composer, dies at 75
  • 1725-02-06 Johann Philipp Krieger, composer, dies at 75
  • 1725-10-22 Alessandro Scarlatti, Italian baroque composer (Tigrane), dies at 65
  • 1726-01-02 Domenico Zipoli, Italian organist & composer, dies at 37
  • 1726-06-18 Michel-Richard Delalande, French baroque composer, dies at 68
  • 1726-10-16 Giovanni Maria Capelli, Italian composer, dies at 77
  • 1727-03-22 Francesco Gasparini, Italian baroque composer (Ambleto; Missa Canonica), dies at 59
  • 1727-08-09 Johann Philipp Treiber, composer, dies at 52
  • 1727-08-14 William Croft, English composer and organist, dies at 48
  • 1727-10-10 Alphonse d'Ève, Flemish Baroque composer, dies at 61
  • 1727-12-01 Johann Heinrich Buttstett, German composer, dies at 61
  • 1728-01-24 Johann Philipp Käfer, German composer, 55
  • 1728-02-12 Agostino Steffani, Italian-German diplomat and composer, dies at 73
  • 1728-04-13 Johann Christoph Schmidt, German composer, dies at 63
  • 1728-04-23 Tomas de Torrejon y Velasco, Spanish composer based in Peru, dies at 83
  • 1728-08-15 Marin Marais, French composer, dies at 72

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