Year 1600 in Music History

Events in Music

  • Dec 20 Ottario Rinuccini and Giulio Caccini's opera "Euridice" published

Musicians Born in 1600

  • Jul 20 Simon Ives, English court composer (d. 1662)
  • Aug 11 Paul Hallmann, German composer, born in Friedland, Silesia (now Frýdlant, Czech Republic) (d. 1650)
  • Sep 5 Loreto Vittori, Italian composer and mezzo-soprano singer, born in Spoleto (d. 1670) baptismal date

Musicians Who Died in 1600

  • Aug 15 Johann Baptista Serranus, German singer, and composer, dies at 60