On This Day

1612 in Music

Birthdays in Music

  • Jan 7 Paul de La Pierre, composer

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 8 Hans Leo Hassler, German composer, dies at 49
  • Aug 12 Giovanni Gabrieli, Italian composer (Madrigali), dies at about 60
  • Sep 30 Ercole Bottrigari, Italian composer, dies at 81